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New student checklist

Congratulations on your admission to UFV! Now that you have accepted your offer of admission, paid your tuition deposit, and met your admission requirements, you're ready to complete the New Student Checklist below.

We recommend that you get started right away. It might seem like a long time to wait, but your first day of class is right around the corner. 


Plan your courses

Get essential information about your program of study, view sample semester plans, and get advice on what courses to take in your first semester at UFV.

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Fund your education

Learn how to plan your finances by making a budget, find out about scholarships, bursaries, and awards, apply for student loans, and look into ways you can earn money while you study.

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Find accommodations

Discover campus living at Baker House, UFV's on-campus student residence, and learn how to find off-campus accommodations while avoiding scams and protecting your tenancy rights.

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Register for courses

Get ready to register for your first classes at UFV. Use this step-by-step guide to help you find your registration time, check which courses you need to take for your program, and build your schedule so you're ready to hit submit.

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Explore Support Services

We're dedicated to helping all of our students find success throughout their academic journey at UFV! To help you get started, take a look at the a list of services you have access to while you study.

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Join the UFV student community

Enhance your university experience by getting involved in the UFV community. Whether you want to make new friends, develop your leadership skills, or find fun ways to get active between classes, you'll find it on myCampusLife at UFV!

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Attend orientation events

Participating in Student Orientation events and activities are a great way to get prepared for your first semester at UFV. Whether you're coming right from high school, transferring from another post-secondary institution, or returning to school after taking some time off, UFV's Orientation events will set you up for success!

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Complete Smart Start

This optional non-credit online orientation course covers everything you need to know about studying at UFV. Learn how to understand your course requirements and expectations, and how UFV's supportive student services can help you throughout your studies at UFV. Modules will be released before the start of classes.

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