Graduate Student Orientation

Congratulations and welcome to the University of Regina!

We're so glad that you'll be joining us as a graduate student this fall and can't wait to meet you onTuesday August 29, 2023, Orientation Day. Below you'll see the events that have been planned with you in mind, all of which require you to register in advance.

Students new to the University of Regina are encourgaged to attend either domestic or international orientation in the morning and the FGSR session and Understanding Academic Integrity workshop in the afternoon.

FGSR is also holding a workshop about how to work with a supervisor for thesis-based students and a training course for students who will be working as Teaching Assistants.




Domestic Student Orientation

Date: Tuesday August 29, 2023
Time: 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Location: Gym 3
Domestic students, register here!



International Student Orientation

Date: Tuesday August 29, 2023
Time: 8:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Location: Gym 1
International students, register here!




FGSR Orientation

The Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research invites you to our orientation. Get the best start possible to your new academic journey by learning about all the supports and services available to you. Meet the Dean and other staff members who can guide your start.
Date: Tuesday August 29, 2023
Time: 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Location: RI 119 (Zoom option will be made available for those who cannot attend in-person)



FGSR Workshop: Understanding Academic Integrity

Having an understanding of academic integrity at the start of your academic journey is fundamental to success in your graduate work. This workshop will familiarize you with principles you need to avoid academic misconduct and some of the common mistakes graduate students make.
Date: Tuesday August 29, 2023
Time: 2:45-3:45 p.m.
Location: RI 119 (Zoom option will be made available for those who cannot attend in-person)

Pre-GTEC Program

The Pre-GTEC is a half-day course offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research and the Center for Teaching and Learning. It is designed to prepare Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) for their roles and to enhance their overall graduate experience while benefiting undergraduate students' learning experiences. Upon completion, you will receive a non-credit certificate. More information can be found on the Centre for Teaching and Learning's website.
Date: Friday September 1, 2023
Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Location: EA 106.2
Register here!



FGSR Workshop: How to have a great relationship with your supervisor

The main indicator of graduate student success is a positive relationship with their supervisor. We have some great training on how to establish expectations, develop communication systems -- and on the supports available to facilitate this.
Date: Wednesday September 6, 2023
Time: 12-1 p.m.
Location: Zoom (Registrants will be sent a link day-of)