All events are held in Central Standard Time (CST).

U-Start

May 19-June 17, 2022
/ Online and in-person
New, admitted undergraduate students

U-Start pre-orientation workshops are designed to connect new, admitted undergraduate students with your college and student supports leading up to to class registration in June. Choose from a variety of in-person and online activities, where you will be able to:

  • meet your classmates, college and student services representatives to learn need-to-know information for new students
  • learn how to register for classes, sign up for Learning Communities, and plan your schedule
  • tour the Saskatoon campus, virtually or in-person!

Questions? Book a Chat with USask

Wednesdays (12 pm - 8 pm CST) and Fridays (12 pm - 3 pm CST)
Online
Undergraduate (bachelor's), direct-entry colleges

Do you have questions about applications, programs, admission requirements, housing, or other information that you would like to know before becoming a USask student?

Book a Chat with USask every Wednesday (12 pm - 8 pm CST) and Friday (12 pm - 3 pm CST). During your booked appointment you'll be able to connect with a USask representative.

Appointments are intended for students who have applied or are considering applying to undergraduate, direct-entry programs (Colleges of Agriculture and Bioresources, Arts and Science, Education, Engineering, Kinesiology and the Edwards School of Business).

Instagram Live events

Follow the @usask.future.students Instagram channel to be notified of upcoming live events, and visit the channel anytime to find videos from all of our past live events!

School visits and education fairs

Varies
Varies, CST
Online

We visit schools and attend education fairs online and around the world to speak about the excellent student experience you will have at the University of Saskatchewan. We will introduce our programs, admission requirements, scholarships and bursaries and other opportunities you need to know about as you prepare for your future. 

Check our events listing to see all our scheduled events.

Major annual events

Open House

Open House

September
/ Online and in-person

Open House is our annual event for prospective students to explore life as a USask student.

Indigenous Student Experience Days

Indigenous Spend-a-Day
Pictured: Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre at the USask Saskatoon campus

Varies
/ Online and in-person

Indigenous Student Experience Days is an annual event for Grade 10, 11 and 12 Métis, First Nations and Inuit students featuring cultural and academic experiences designed to introduce you to the USask campus community.

Indigenous Graduation Celebration

Indigenous graduation celebration

Late May or early June
/ Online and in-person

Join us to celebrate the academic achievements of graduating Métis, First Nations and Inuit students from USask and Saskatchewan high schools at our annual Indigenous Graduation Celebration.

U-Start

U-Start

May and June
/ Online and in-person
New, admitted undergraduate students

U-Start pre-orientation workshops are designed to connect new, admitted undergraduate students with your classmates, college and student supports, and help you prepare for class registration in June.

Welcome events for new students

Pictured: Students attending welcome activities in the Bowl

September and January
/ Online and in-person

Welcome events for new students are held at the beginning of the fall term (September) and winter term (January). You'll be invited to take part in various activities to support your transition to USask and welcome you to the university community.