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Remote learning in Fall 2020

U0/U1 Orientation for newly admitted students (non-Quebec Students)

Orientation for U0/U1 students coming from outside Quebec

Departmental Zoom Orientation Sessions (see below)


PDF icon Welcome to the Faculty of Science: 2020-2021
PDF icon Welcome to the Bachelor of Arts and Science: 2020-2021

Student Wellness Hub: PDF icon What is the Role of a Local Wellness Adviser

U0/U1 BASC Presentation: June 11, 2020

› Watch the orientation videos for students from outside Quebec (B.Sc.)

PDF icon B.Sc student: Pre-Registration Orientation - presented June 11 2020


Faculty of Science Q & A Sessions: Week of June 15th to June 19th

Zoom links will be available 1/2 hour before each session.  Each session will last for no more than 1 hour.
Date Time Zoom Link
Monday, June 15th 10:00 a.m. Zoom meeting
Monday, June 15th 2:00 p.m. Zoom Meeting
Tuesday, June 16th 11:00 a.m. Zoom Meeting
Tuesday, June 16th 2:00 p.m. Zoom Meeting
Wednesday, June 17th 11:00 a.m. Zoom Meeting
Wednesday, June 17th 2:00 p.m. Zoom Meeting
Thursday, June 18th 10:30 a.m. Zoom Meeting
Thursday, June 18th 2:30 p.m. Zoom Meeting
Friday, June 19th 3:00 p.m. Zoom Meeting


Departmental Zoom Meetings for U0/U1 (Science and B.A. Sc) Non-Quebec Students 2020-2021

These are departmental Orientation sessions.  The zoom meetings below are for approximately 1 hour in duration.

Department Virtual Departmental Orientation FAQ Website
Anatomy & Cell Biology June 12th at 9:30 am:
Zoom Meeting
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences   Webpage
Biochemistry June 12th at 11:00 am:
Zoom Meeting

Messages - Perspective Biochemistry Students


Webpage; go to U1 registration and FAQ
Biology - Plans for Fall 2020


June 18th: 1:00pm:
Zoom Meeting
or you can choose:
June 18th: 9:00pm:
Zoom Meeting

Cognitive Science   Webpage
Computer Science   Webpage
Incoming Undergrad Students

Earth and Planetary Science 
and Earth Systems Science

Environment   Webpage
Sustainability, Science and Society

June 12 at 11:00 am:
Zoom Meeting

Mathematics   Webpage
Microbiology and Immunology June 12th at 3:00 p.m.
Zoom Meeting
Neuroscience   Webpage
Pharmacology June 15th at 11:00 am:
Zoom Meeting
Physics June 12th at 2:00 pm:
Zoom Meeting
Physiology June 15th at 10:00 am:
Zoom Meeting
Psychology   Webpage
Internship and Field Studies  

and Field Studies

Exchange/Study Abroad
and Research
Information sessions are held in early November

Exchange and Study Away Options
and Research Webpage


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