UPEI New Student Orientation

Welcome to the University of Prince Edward Island and its New Student Orientation!

If you have not signed up yet, click here to sign up!

What is New Student Orientation?

New Student Orientation (NSO) is the collection of welcoming events, activities, workshops, videos, and information sessions before and during the first week of classes for new UPEI students. NSO is a UPEI tradition, and as mentioned by various students, it can be a highlight of your university experience!

When is New Student Orientation Happening?

We are hosting some virtual sessions to set you up for NSO 2023. Check back here a week before NSO for the dates!

All these events will be held virtually, and you could join via Zoom with the link here: Check back for updated link

New Student Orientation 2023 is set to take place between September 01st – September 10th, 2023. We might have some light programming, emails, and social media communications beforehand, but you can expect NSO to start strong on Friday, September 01st!

How Do I Register and Get Involved with NSO 2023?

Registration is now open for NSO 2023! Use the link HERE to apply! Additionally, follow us on our Instagram @nso_upei and join our Facebook Group “UPEI NSO 2023,” to remain updated on everything NSO!

Who is Involved with New Student Orientation 2023?

New Student Orientation brings together UPEI’s diverse community of faculty, staff, and returning students to create a welcoming, friendly space for new students on-campus. It is a collaborative effort and your best chance at meeting all of your fellow new students and everyone else!

Who Do I Reach Out to if I Have Questions About NSO 2023?

During New Student Orientation, incoming students to UPEI are paired up with returning students who act like leaders. If you have any questions, you can always ask a leader; or contact this year’s New Student Orientation Coordinators, Chloe MacAdam or Obed Oluwakoya, via email or one of his social media channels:

  1. Via email – nso@upei.ca or nso2@upei.ca
  2. Via Facebook – UPEI NSO Coordinator
  3. Via Instagram – upei_nso
  4. Join our Facebook Group, “UPEI NSO 2023”

“We are looking forward to meeting you all and to get this fun filled week started!”

Chloe MacAdam and Obed Oluwakoya,

New Student Orientation Coordinators 2023