Congratulations on your decision to attend snəw̓eyəɬ leləm̓ Langara College!

Your academic journey begins with attending Orientation. Orientation is open to all new-to-Langara students and is the most efficient, informative, and fun way to support your successful transition into the fall 2022 semester.

In addition to providing in-person programming, we are pleased to provide you with access to some key resources so that you can begin your orientation journey at your own pace.

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Learn more about the diverse range of services and supports available to you so that you can get the most out of your College experience. 

Video timestamps:

0:00 Introduction

1:03 Transportation

3:08 Registrar & Enrolment Servics

4:48 Indigenous Education and Services

6:28 Co-op & Career Development

7:58 Athletics

8:53 Health Services

10:50 Accessibility Services

12:41 Student Conduct & Academic Integrity

14:54 Student Engagement

16:08 Langara Students' Union

Engage

Share the registration link with your parents and supporters or sign them up to attend Parent and Supporter Orientation. 

Your parents and supporters play an important role in your success as a student. This orientation session is not mandatory, but it will provide your parents/supporters with resources and information about how to support you during your transition to college. 

Parent and Supporter Orientation is on Tuesday, August 30 from 4:30–7:30 pm (PDT).

Register for Parent and Supporter Orientation » 

Click here to access tips and resources for Parents and Supporters >>

Familiarize yourself with the campus before you arrive. Learn more about what the campus looks like and let you know about some of the helpful services available.

Want to lead a project at Langara that will make a real difference for future generations?

The Student Sustainability Ambassador program is a free and unique leadership experience for students interested in engaging the community in sustainable practices that create major contributions to social development and environmental protection. Ambassadors will receive training and have the opportunity to envision, develop and execute projects related to sustainability.

Grow a greener Langara >>

There are a few important things you need to do to get set up before classes begin.

Visit the Student Accounts and Resouces page and ...

The Langara Safe App is a free mobile safety app that can be used while on Langara’s main campus. We have a number of campus safety and security services available, and the app gives you direct access to campus safety resources and emergency tools quickly and virtually. 

 

Get important safety information, contacts, maps, and procedures in one place. 

  • Connect with campus security to get immediate help or access SafeWalk. 
  • Use the Walk with a Friend service with geolocation to keep each other safe. 
  • Report an issue on campus or request a service. 

Download the new Langara Safe app, and have safety resources with you at all times. The Langara Safe app is available for download from the Apple iTunes or Google Play store. 

Starting college is a big step and the transition from high school to post-secondary or returning to study after some time away can be challenging. The Langara Student Success Course (LSSC) prepares you for academic life at Langara and introduces you to key supports available on campus and online.

This free non-credit course will help you become more familiar with the College classroom, effective study techniques, time management skills, and much more.

The course is open to all new-to-Langara students beginning August 8, 2022.

Learn more about the LSSC >>

Explore

Want to know what's happening on campus? Check on the Langara Events Calendar and bookmark it so that you can stay up-to-date.

Semester Kick-off is the event of the fall term that you don't want to miss.

Held on the front lawn, this event features live music, DJs, vendors, lunch, a department fair, and prizes.

Thursday, September 8, 2022

10:00 am–3:30 pm

More information coming soon.

Getting involved in a Student club can help you build skills, meet new people, have fun and engage with the campus community.

Attend Clubs Day on Tuesday, September 13 to meet and connect with members of over 30 active clubs.

View the current list of campus clubs >>

Learn fundamental skills and get valuable tips carefully tailored to improve your productivity and results during your time at Langara and for your future workplace experience.

Learn more at Student Success Workshops >>

The VOLT Volunteer Fair is a one-day, in-person event in September, scheduled for Wednesday, September 14, 2022.

By attending this event, you can connect, engage, and explore a variety of volunteering opportunities so that you can learn new skills, gain experience, and give back to the community.

 

Learn more about the VOLT Volunteer Fair >>

Did you know, that since the VOLT Student Volunteer program was launched in 2010, Langara students have contributed over 100,000 volunteer hours?  Join the VOLT program and be a part of a community made up of changemakers, ambassadors, and community advocates who are making a difference at Langara and beyond.

Learn more about the VOLT Student Volunteer program >>