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Date: Wednesday Sept. 3rd

Time: 12:30 - 2:00 pm

Location: Room 424, 2206 East Mall


  • Introductions
  • Bridge Program handbook
  • Library Orientation Session
  • Components of the Bridge Program
    • Thesis and thesis committee
    • Annual Progress Report (due May 15, 2015)
  • BRDG 500/600 - Michael Brauer
  • BRDG 501/601 - Michael Brauer
  • Bridge Social Events - Kaylee Byers 

Other Orientation Events

Graduate Student Society Orientation
Thursday, August 28, 2014
9:00 - 4:30 pm

Department Orientation
Most departments provide orientation programs for students. Check with your department for more information on dates.

Scholarship Info Session

Graduate Scholarship Information Session
Tuesday, September 16
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Graduate Student Centre Ballroom
6371 Crescent Road

Graduate Student Society Advice for New students


You'll find a lot of information about many of the important things to do in your first week:

  • Meet your supervisor
  • Meet your Grad Secretary
  • Read the Handbook of Graduate Supervision
  • Get your library card
  • Register for classes
  • Set-up an e-mail account
  • Sign up for GSS (Graduate Student Society) Notes
  • Get keys
  • Get a bus pass (see information about UBC's U-Pass system)
  • Find out about office space
  • Get photocopy access
  • Visit the Grad Student Centre

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