Student Orientation

Congratulations on your admission offer, and welcome to Camosun! You've made a great choice — Camosun College is one of BC's most comprehensive colleges and has earned an outstanding reputation for teaching excellence. You're joining a family of more than 65,000 alumni who are making a difference all over the world!

Take advantage of various orientation resources and activities to start at Camosun College on the right foot. You can count on us to support you during this new phase of your life!

Orientation Sessions

As a new student, it's natural to have questions about what to expect in your first year of college. Research has shown that attending orientation events can significantly enhance your adaptability and readiness for this new chapter.

Online Orientation

Approximately a month before the classes start, you can access the D2L, the learning management system used by Camosun, to access the Pre-Arrival Orientation. Check out this self-paced online orientation to learn about student services, technology, campus life, and more.


If you're joining us in one of our main intakes – Fall, Winter, or Summer – you'll receive a series of newsletters from the Orientation and Transitions team. Stay informed and connected by adding orientation@camosun.ca to your email provider's address book, contacts, or Safe Senders list to ensure you don't miss important updates.