Newly Admitted Students

Welcome to Camosun - You've made a great choice!

We’re here to support your learning journey, so don’t hesitate to ask our faculty and staff for help anytime.

Important dates

Be sure to note essential dates and deadlines, including sessional and financial dates, exam timetables, holidays and religious observances, study weeks, and more.

When to register for classes

The Registration Department will send you an email notification with an assigned registration period. In the meantime check out the registration procedures includingwaitlist, course dropping, and withdrawal procedures.

Prepare yourself for college

In the weeks or months leading up to your first day, there are a few things you may need to sort out.

Get ready

Songhees student and teacher in a tutoring session.

Get help planning your educational journey

Academic Advisors

Indigenous Advisors

International Advisors

New student orientation

At the start of each semester, the Camosun College Student Society and the Department of Athletics and Student Liferun a week of orientation events.

Top five reasons to attend orientation

  1. Get the information you need to succeed academically
  2. Connect with faculty and students
  3. Become familiar with your campus
  4. Learn how to access services, supports and opportunities
  5. It's fun!


Nine students hold a large welcome sign. They are outside on campus. It's a sunny day and there is lots of activity happening in the background.