Student Orientation

Join us as we welcome our inaugural class to the Oceans and Fisheries program!

We’re going to hold an Orientation Welcome event on Tuesday September 3 from 1:00-4:00pm, followed by the Welcome Back BBQ!


If you are brand new to the University of British Columbia, there are a few steps that you must take to make sure you have an identity within UBC systems. Use the links below to begin the setup process.

Here are some important policies and practices that you should familiarize yourself with, now that you are a graduate student at UBC

IOF is your new home base while at UBC, so it is important to learn about things that will be going on around you.

Learning at UBC means enjoying a superb campus in one of the planet’s truly spectacular cities – Vancouver. Vancouver is British Columbia’s cosmopolitan urban centre, providing a temperate climate, safe streets, a vibrant arts and cultural scene, and a welcoming, culturally diverse population.