Winter O Welcome

Our official welcome for students joining UBC's Okanagan campus in January.

January 2025

Stay tuned for 2025 dates.

Winter O Welcome is the best way to get to know the people, places, activities, and resources available to you at UBCO. This year’s programming includes a series of events taking place over several weeks. Pick and choose what events work for you!

Not a new student? That’s okay! All students are welcome to sign up for Winter O Welcome sessions to continue to get connected and find your community on campus.

What you can expect during Winter O Welcome

Winter O Welcome 2024 held tons of exciting events like a new student welcome dinner, tote bag painting, ice skating, tubing, and more. We also held several campus tours and information sessions to help students become familiar with campus, as well as the resources and services available to them at UBCO. Stay tuned for our 2025 events!

Other UBCO events

Check the UBCO Events Calendar and the UBCO Students Union Events Calendar for other great events happening at UBCO.

Graduate Students

Check out Winter Welcome Week hosted by the College of Graduate Studies.

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