New Students

Welcome to the Faculty of Education!

Follow these steps carefully for the information you need to begin your B.A.(Education), B.Ed. or B.Sc. Kinesiology program this Fall!  

The Most Important Thing to do!

Your key to starting off your degree on the right foot: Attend the Welcome Orientation events and Academic Advising sessions!

Take part in these preliminary info sessions to:

  • Meet your peers and key department staff
  • Get to know your advisors  
  • Understand what student services are available to you
  • Keep on track with your program plan to graduate on time



  • Tuesday, August 20, 2024
  • Campus Life & Engagement will communicate with new students about this event





  • You must also attend your departmental Academic Advising/Orientation sessions
  • Click your program to see the date, time and location on your department page:
  1. B.Ed K/Elementary
  2. B.Ed TESL
  3. B.Ed Secondary (English, Math, Science & Tech, Social Sciences)
  4. B.Ed Music, B.Mus-B.Ed
  5. B.Ed Physical & Health Education (click the New Students tab)
  6. B.Sc Kinesiology (click the New Student tab)
  7. B.A.(Education); Education in Global Contexts



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