Welcome to UBC Computer Science

Get up to speed with grad school life and meet fellow CS grad students by coming out to the orientation events.

Organized by the CSGSA for all incoming CS grad students. Events are still being updated, so do check back often!

Week 0

Friday, September 2

False Creek Walk to Granville Island Recommended Please RSVP
See Vancouver sights! Starting in downtown, we will walk around False Creek to Granville Island, where we will enjoy treats.

Week 1

Monday, September 5

Campus Tour Recommended
Explore UBC's spacious Point Grey campus and get insider tips where to find cheap food, study spots and nice places to hang out.

Tuesday, September 6

Main Orientation Day Mandatory
Learn everything you need to know about the CS department.

Wednesday, September 7

CSGSA Mixer Social Recommended Please RSVP
Break the ice and get to know new and old students in the department.

Friday, September 9

UDLS Weekly Event Recommended
The weekly UnDistinguished Lecture series, talks about anything but research!

Dinner at the Beach Recommended Please RSVP
Come meet students in person outdoors over dinner at the beautiful Jericho Beach!

Week 2

Tuesday, September 13

Tuesday Tea Weekly Event Recommended
Relax with us over a snack and a cup of tea.

Friday, September 16

UDLS and Social Weekly Event Recommended

Saturday, September 17

CSGSA Hike Recommended Please RSVP
Explore the perks of hiking: Feel adventurous, socialize with fellow grad students and experience nature!