At Graduate Orientation (GradO) and International Student Orientation you'll discover the resources and meet the people that will help you succeed at the University of Calgary
87% of students feel better prepared for graduate school after attending GradO, and 96% of survey respondents said the content was helpful.
GradO 2017 Survey
What happens at GradO?
We have developed special presentations and activities that will get you acquainted with some important grad school basics, and you'll have the chance to (virtually) meet other students and leaders in graduate studies.
Browse the resources below that were used at last year's orientation for an idea of the topics and issues we cover at GradO.
Fall 2021 GradO and International Student Orientation
Fall 2021 GradO will take place online on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 following International Student Orientation:
- International Student Orientation: 9:00 - 10:00 am (MST)
- GradO: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm (MST)
You can register for both GradO and International Student Orientation below. Learn more about International Student Orientation here.