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New to UBC Okanagan Orientation Course



Full course description

There’s a lot to learn and discover as you settle into your new role at UBC. The New to UBC Okanagan Orientation Course is a self-directed resource and learning space filled with informative and interactive content curated specifically to support new faculty and staff as you navigate the university community during your first couple of months and beyond. 


Through a series of course modules, you will: 

  • Learn about the resources, services and support available to you as you navigate your career journey at UBC, now and beyond your onboarding.
  • Develop a foundational understanding of how we are shaping the future of research, teaching and work, and how you can contribute to UBC's mission and priorities.
  • Learn about the unique opportunities to explore and get involved in our community, and why we are consistently recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers. 


Faculty and Staff Orientation events offered by the university will expand on the content in this course and provide additional networking and engagement opportunities with the UBC community 


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