See below for the complete schedule of orientation events and their descriptions.

 

Schedule

An information booth hosted by The Starting for Success Peer Helpers will be available January 7–10 in the Birch Building cafeteria to welcome you and answer your questions about CapU. You may also visit the Student Life Hub and Learning Commons in the first floor of the library to find out more about getting involved on campus.

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

New International Student Orientation
Your first time on campus will be a fun and a meaningful one, we promise. You will meet new international students, just like yourself. Meet your mentors (current students that are keen to help you get settled at Cap). Meet the team of staff at the Centre for International Experience (your home away from home at Cap)... and much more, including prizes!
BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts

Starting at 4 p.m.

International Student Residence Move in Day
Move-in day for Spring 2019 will be January 3, 2019, after your international orientation is finished. Contact housing@capilanou.ca. for more details and questions.
2420 Dollarton Highway, North Vancouver

Starting at 9:00 a.m.

Residence Move in Day
Move-in day for Spring 2019 will be January 4th, 2019, beginning at 9 a.m. contact housing@capilanou.ca for more details and questions
2420 Dollarton Highway, North Vancouver

6 p.m.

Women’s Basketball Capilano Blues vs. Douglas College Royals Come out and support the Blues basketball team! Centre for Sport and Wellness

8 p.m.

Men’s Basketball Capilano Blues vs. Douglas College Royals Come out and support the Blues basketball team! Centre for Sport and Wellness

5 p.m.

Women's Basketball Capilano Blues vs. Douglas College Royals
Come out and support the Blues basketball team!
Centre for Sport and Wellness

7 p.m.

Men's Basketball Capilano Blues vs. Douglas College Royals
Come out and support the Blues basketball team!
Centre for Sport and Wellness

10 a.m.–1 p.m.

Get Involved at CapU
Stop by to grab some hot cholate and some snacks while you find out how to get involved on campus.
Student Life Hub and CSU Lounge

11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Meet the Starting for Success Peer Helpers
As a new student, you can request a Peer Helper who can assist you through your transition this year. Meet them in the cafeteria... they can also help any questions you have!
Birch Building, lower cafeteria

11 a.m.-12 p.m.

New to CapU, We Got U!
Join this session to learn more about transitioning to university and how to make the best out of it.
Library Building, room LB145

11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Meet the Starting for Success Peer Helpers
As a new student, you can request a Peer Helper who can assist you through your transition this year. Meet them in the cafeteria… they can also help any questions you have!
Birch Building, lower cafeteria

12 p.m.-30 p.m.

Escape Room
An escape room, also known as an "escape game", is a physical adventure game in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles using clues, hints, and strategy to complete the objectives at hand.
Birch Building, lower cafeteria

12-1 p.m.

Indigenous Student Lunch
First Nations Student Services welcomes all Indigenous students to a welcome lunch in the Kéxwusm-áyakn Student Centre. Come and learn about the services provided by the Indigenous Student Team, the resources available at the Kéxwusm-áyakn Student Centre, and to meet your fellow First Nations, Metis and Inuit students who come from across Canada to study in Coast Salish Territory.
Kéxwusm-áyakn Student Centre

11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Meet the Starting for Success Peer Helpers
As a new student, you can request a Peer Helper who can assist you through your transition this year. Meet them in the cafeteria… they can also help any questions you have!
Birch Building, lower cafeteria

12-1 p.m.

Well-being Walk
Join faculty, staff and students on a walk through our beautiful forested campus!
Cedar Courtyard

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Why You Shouldn’t Ghost Your Career Prep
Career preparation should not be the last thing on your mind. Stop by this session and learn more about setting your career up for success.
Library Building, room LB145

11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

First Week Photobooth!
Show us, through a picture, what being a CapU student means. The most creative picture will get a prize! @CapUStudentLife
Student Life Hub and Learning Commons

11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Meet the Starting for Success Peer Helpers
As a new student, you can request a Peer Helper who can assist you through your transition this year. Meet them in the cafeteria… they can also help any questions you have!
Birch Building, lower cafeteria

11 a.m.–3 p.m.

CapU Community Rock Painting!
Come join us in the Birch Cafeteria for rock painting and unwind from the stress the first week of class brings.
Birch Building, lower cafeteria

Starting at 6 p.m.

CapRocks
Capilano Students’ Union & Capilano University presents CapRocks featuring Dehli 2 Dublin, Dirty Radio, and Moontricks. Tickets $10 with Cap ID and $15 for General Admission.
Centre for Sport and Wellness

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