Graduate Studies Orientation

Welcome, new TWU Graduate students!

We want to ensure you get off to a great start with your studies, and attending orientation sessions is a fantastic way to discover the various resources available to you, both in terms of academics and personal wellness. There are many individuals and departments at TWU ready to help you make a smooth transition to your master's program. These sessions cover topics such as:

  • Academic & Learning Resources - Library, Learning Commons, Graduate Writing Coaches, Office of Graduate Studies
  • Campus Life & Community - Graduate Student Collegium, Campus Ministries, Grad Student Association
  • Health & Wellness - Wellness Centre, Gym
  • Career & Experience - Center for Calling and Career Development (CCCD)

Below you will find links for general orientation sessions that are highly recommended for all new incoming graduate students, as well as links for your specific program orientation, which are mandatory.


TWU New Graduate Student Pre-Orientation

New graduate students at Trinity Western University are strongly encouraged to review the content below which features a playlist of nine videos which provide an overview on the people, places, and resources that will be extremely helpful to help make a smooth transition to their studies.


TWU New Graduate Student Free Welcome Dinner & Resource Fair

All incoming new graduate students are welcome to attend to attend a free Welcome Dinner and Resource Fair. At this event, you will be able to talk with representatives from various areas from across campus that specifically support Graduate Students.

Join the Event – Jan. 11, 2023


Program Orientation (varies by program)

Individual program orientation details will be posted here as they become available, but be sure to watch your inbox for emails from your program coordinator related to orientation dates & times.