FAQ

 

Taking place September 2-9, 2017, Orientation Week is a week of activities and festivities designed specifically to help new students kickstart this new chapter of their lives and to welcome them to this beautiful campus and city!

What is UNBSU Orientation?
UNB Student Union Orientation is an 100% student-run branch of the UNB Student Union that put on exciting events throughout UNB Orientation Week. Organized each year by our amazing Orientation Executive (BlackShirts) and volunteer Orientation Leaders (RedShirts), who are amongst the most passionate and spirited at the university. 

Who organizes UNBSU Orientation?
The UNBSU Orientation Executive (BlackShirts) work to organize a week of exciting and fun events for you! Furthermore, our amazing volunteer Orientation Leaders (RedShirts) facilitate every O-Week! 

I'm here on September 3rd! Now what?
After you've settled down in to residence (if applicable), come pick up your Orientation package and bracelet in the Student Union Building Atrium which will grant you access to all UNBSU Orientation Events! 

Do I need to bring any confirmation/paperwork to pick up my Orientation package?
Nope! If you are a new student out of high school, we will already have your name in our system!

How do I register for UNBSU Orientation Week Events?
If you are a new student coming out of high school (secondary school), then you are already registered! Just show up on move-in day (Sept. 3) and pick up your Orientation package and bracelet in the Student Union Building Atrium.

If you are an international student not coming straight out of secondary school, exchange student or transfer student, you must opt-in to receive your Orientation bracelet. Click here to opt-in.

When will a event schedule be posted?
We are working hard to organize and finalize all events. Expect a schedule to be posted in mid-July!

Where is this "Student Union Building"?
The Student Union Building (SUB), located right in the heart of campus at 21 Pacey Drive, Fredericton, NB, Canada!

How can I keep up to date in the summer!
We will be working hard to feed you O-Week 2017 information in many ways! We will send you a mail-out regarding Orientation Week 2017 in early-August and will send you emails a few times in the summer. Follow us on Facebook to get up-to date info! Be sure to visit this website frequently too! 

I have another question about Orientation Week! 
Please email orientation@unbsu.ca! We will 100% respond to you as soon as possible.