The Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs (FGPA) is pleased to be offering a pre-arrival presentation to students who have received an offer of admission to a graduate program at Carleton University. These online presentation will provide all new graduate students with information regarding registration, costs and fees, funding and budgeting, employment, housing, professional development opportunities, and more prior to arriving on campus.

The online presentations will be delivered through GoToWebinar and requires registration.

Upcoming Presentations


All new graduate students may want to review our Checklist for New Graduate Students.

International students may want to review the International Graduate Student Handbook and visit the International Student Services Office website.

New Grad Student TA Orientation takes place the first week of September. For more information and to register, please visit our orientation website.

The Graduate Students’ Association hosts orientation programming for new and returning students

Carleton offers an off-campus housing listing service. You can also review a list of advice and cautions when looking for places off-campus and a map of geographic areas of the city of Ottawa.

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Follow the Graduate Students’ Association on Twitter: @gsacarleton and sign up for the Grad Bulletin newsletter.