Winter Orientation

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

January 6-11, 2020

Check your inbox for your invitation! If you have not received a Winter Orientation invite, please email

Winter orientation takes place over several days. View some sample activities for an idea of what has been done in previous years.

Schedule of Activities

Monday, January 6 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Campus Tour
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.  Information Session for International Student
5 – 7 p.m.  Welcome Dinner and Student Panel
Tuesday, January 7 6 – 9 p.m.  Movie night “Spider Man Far From Home.”
Wednesday, January 8 7 p.m.  Kelowna Rockets Hockey Game
Thursday, January 9 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.  Campus Tour
  3:30 – 9:30 p.m.  Skating or Tubing at Big White
Friday, January 10 UBCO Heat Volleyball Games
6 p.m. Women’s Team
8 p.m. Men’s Team
Saturday, January 11 UBCO Heat Volleyball Games
4 p.m. Women’s Team
6 p.m. Men’s Team