New Students

Congratulations! You’ve been accepted to Capilano University and we are thrilled to welcome you!

You’re in! Now what?

You’ve spent the last few months carefully putting together your application; at long last, you’re officially a CapU student!

Navigating the challenges of being a new student in post-secondary can be difficult and intimidating, but you’re not alone. We are here to help you make a smooth transition.

To find out what’s next, pick your term so we can help guide you through the following steps.

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Fall term

Starting at CapU in September.

Join us this fall
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Spring term

Starting at CapU in January.

Join us this spring
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Summer term

Starting at CapU in May.

Join us this summer

Welcome to CapU!

You’ll be joining a campus community of supportive and helpful staff, faculty and fellow students who have an investment in your success in and out of the classroom.

Connect with CapU

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Connect with CapU alumni

Curious about how other students found their time at CapU in first year and beyond? We’ve got some stories for you.

Get to Know Our Alumni
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Parents and supporters

Your support will be a big boost to your student’s success at CapU. Find out a few ways you can help in the transition to university life.

I’m Here to Support
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Student services and resources

We offer the full complement of services, including academic support, accessibility assistance, career services and more.

Check out services
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Student walking on campus

Visit us on social media


Have questions?

Registrar’s Office

604 984 4900
Library Building, room LB152

Student Affairs

Orientation Organizer
604 986 1911, ext. 3426