As one of your first CapU experiences, the International Student Orientation will be fun and meaningful.

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Fall 2024 Virtual International Student Orientation (Mandatory)

Dive into your CapU journey with a bang at the Fall 2024 Virtual International Student Orientation!

Date: Thursday, August 29, 2024
Time: 8:30 - 10 a.m. (PST)
Where: Zoom Video Conferencing

Registration Coming Soon. 


What to Expect:

  • Discover CapU's services and resources
  • Meet fellow students, faculty and staff
  • Get guidance from student mentors
  • Learn tips you need to succeed in your studies
  • Have a ton of fun!

As an international student starting your studies this summer, this event is tailored just for you! Attendance is mandatory for new international students.


  • Health insurance and student basics
  • Key immigration updates from IRCC
  • How to get involved in online and in-person events
  • Ice-breaker activities and virtual socializing

Not sure about your travel plans or study permit status? Register anyway to be fully prepared for your CapU adventure! Don't miss out. Register now. 

For a full list of orientation activities planned for all new Fall 2024 students visit our Orientation webpage. Full details coming soon. 


Other reminders

Welcome Guide for International Students

Access your Welcome Guide for New International Students on eLearn for everything you need to start at CapU!

Log in to eLearn and find the guide in your dashboard. Don't forget your CapU login and password!

Upload your study permit or port of entry letter of approval to the drop box as soon as you receive it.

You will be enrolled in and should review two eLearn modules before arriving on campus:

  • Welcome Guide for International Students
  • Pre-Orientation Module for all new students.


Sign Up for a Student Mentor

Sign up to be paired with one of our student mentors from the International Leadership & Mentorship Program (ILMP)! They're trained to guide you through your first term at CapU.

Mentors give tips for success, help you access student services, and will invite you to fun events to make new friends.

It's free! All new international students are encouraged to participate for a smooth transition.

Submit the "Request a Mentor" application and watch your myCapU email for next steps. Fall 2024 Mentor Request Applications opens from mid-July to early-August.



Have questions?

Wong and Trainor Centre for International Experience

International Student Orientation
604 990 7914
604 983 7576 (fax)
Library Building, room LB127