Orientations

Reminder: Next Orientation Welcome Events for New Staff: Jan. 25 & Feb. 1, 2017

The next Welcome Events for New Staff at UBC’s Vancouver campus are:

Please extend this invitation to your new staff.

Note: If your staff began their position at UBC after Jan 1, 2017, please have them contact colin.hearne@ubc.ca before registering.

Next Welcome Event for New Staff: Nov. 24, 2016

The next Welcome Event for New Staff at UBC’s Vancouver campus is Nov. 24, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Please extend this invitation to your new staff.

Welcome Event for New Staff
Nov. 24, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Cecil Green Park House, 6251 Cecil Green Park Rd

If your new staff have any questions about this welcome event, please have them contact Colin Hearne, Program Manager, Orientations & Onboarding.

Next Staff Orientation: June 23, 2016

The next Staff Orientation at UBC’s Vancouver campus is June 23, 2016.

University-Wide Orientation: June 23
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Cecil Green Park House [map]
RSVP Online

If you have staff who will be starting before June 23, but don’t yet have a CWL, you can contact Colin Hearne (HR Program and Registration Coordinator) to discuss.


This free half-day event is designed to help staff:

  • Understand UBC’s vision, organizational structure and current initiatives
  • Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year
  • Navigate effectively through UBC’s resources and services
  • Meet colleagues from across the university
  • Experience UBC’s unique culture, diversity, architecture, and physical setting

For more information about Orientations at UBC, please visit http://hr.ubc.ca/orientation/

Can’t make it to the in-person event? Check out our Online Orientation site for an introduction to the University for new staff and faculty.

Staff Orientation Events: April 26 & June 23, 2016

The next Staff Orientation events at UBC’s Vancouver campus are April 26 and June 23, 2016.

University-Wide Orientation: April 26 & June 23
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Cecil Green Park House  [map]
RSVP Online

This free half-day event is designed to help staff:

  • Understand UBC’s vision, organizational structure and current initiatives
  • Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year
  • Navigate effectively through UBC’s resources and services
  • Meet colleagues from across the university
  • Experience UBC’s unique culture, diversity, architecture, and physical setting

For more information about Orientations at UBC, please visit http://hr.ubc.ca/orientation/

Can’t make it to the in-person event? Check out our Online Orientation site for an introduction to the University for new staff and faculty.

Next Staff Orientations (Vancouver Campus): Feb. 18, 2016

Please share with your new staff

The next Orientation for Staff at UBC’s Vancouver campus:

University-Wide Orientation for new UBC Staff
Feb. 18, 2016
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Cecil Green Park  [map]
This half-day event is designed to help you:

  • Understand UBC’s vision, organizational structure and current initiatives
  • Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year
  • Navigate effectively through UBC’s resources and services
  • Meet colleagues from across the university
  • Experience UBC’s unique culture, diversity, architecture, and physical setting

For more information about Orientations at UBC, please visit http://hr.ubc.ca/orientation/

Can’t make it to the in-person event? Check out our Online Orientation site for an introduction to the University for new staff and faculty.

Online Orientation for New UBC Faculty & Staff

For HR Administrators

Do you have new employees who can’t make it to the in-person Orientation sessions? They can take part in the Online Orientation for UBC Faculty & Staff. This website offers a central location for all new staff and faculty at both UBC campuses an overview of the orientation experience in their first few months as part of the UBC community: http://www.hr.ubc.ca/orientation/

This Orientation piece is designed to work together with the department orientation procedures, as well as the in-person Orientation sessions at Vancouver and Okanagan.

Some Spaces Left in Faculty & Staff Orientations (Vancouver Campus): Sept. 3, 2015

Please share with your new staff and faculty

We have some spaces left for both new faculty and Staff at UBC’s Vancouver campus Orientation:

University-Wide Orientation for new UBC Faculty and Staff
Sept. 3, 2015
11:45 a.m. to 4:30  p.m. (Optional free tour of MOA starts at 10:30 a.m.)
Jack Poole Hall, Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre   [map]
Jointly presented by the Department of Human Resources and the Centre for Teaching, Learning, and Technology, this half-day event is designed to help you:

  • Understand UBC’s vision, organizational structure and current initiatives;
  • Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year;
  • Navigate effectively through UBC’s resources and services;
  • Meet colleagues from across the university; and
  • Experience UBC’s unique culture, diversity, architecture, and physical setting.

For more information about Orientations at UBC, please visit http://hr.ubc.ca/orientation/

Can’t make it to the in-person event? Check out our Online Orientation site for an introduction to the University for new staff and faculty.

Next Vancouver Campus Orientation: June 24, 2015

For the HR community of practice

Update: This Orientation event has been cancelled. Our next Vancouver campus orientation will be held in September.


 

The next Orientation event at the Vancouver campus will be held June 24, 2015,  8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This event is for new employees with staff appointments.

New staff are invited to register online with their CWL.

Can’t make it to the in-person event? Check out our Online Orientation site for an introduction to the University for new staff and faculty.

Next Vancouver campus Orientation: June 18, 2014

Please share this with your staff

The next Orientation event at the Vancouver campus will be held June 18, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This event is for staff only.

New staff are invited to register online with their CWL.

Can’t make it to the in-person event? Check out our Online Orientation site for an introduction to the University for new staff and faculty.