Strong Start: International Student Orientation

Strong Start provides new students with the opportunity to explore campus, learn about services, and meet other students. This program is designed to help you have a successful and memorable first experience at Douglas College. Orientation registration information will be sent to your email address on file. Please update your contact info through myAccount.

Strong Start: International Student Orientation

Registration for Strong Start: International Student Orientation is now open! Register for workshops below based on your timezone/location. All times are listed in local Vancouver time. If you are unable to attend workshops, we will be recording them and posting them for all students to review. 

In addition to Strong Start: International Student Orientation, all students should register and attend Strong Start: New Student Orientation in January!


Strong Start Here: Welcome to Douglas College

On December 8th you will be able to register for our all new online orientation in Blackboard for everything you need to know about being a new student.

Strong Start Here: Welcome to Douglas College is a self-paced, self-enrolled course that lives right in your Blackboard. Learn all about Douglas College and how to be a successful student. This course will be available starting December 8 for all students.

Additional Information

New international students must also attend:

New Student Success Workshop

This workshop is mandatory for all new international students.

Also check out our New Student Handbook for lots of useful information.