Welcome Week

September 1-7, 2024

Welcome Week marks the start of the new school year! This week helps new students acclimatize to university life and welcomes back returning students. From working out logistics like payments, paperwork, and student photos, to fun events like Prov Cup and the Welcome Banquet, the week is full of opportunities to settle into the Providence community. Please join us as we celebrate the launch of a new school year!

Important Information

Please fill out the ‘Student Services Information Form’ below and review the following link.

What To Expect:

  • Sunday, Sept. 1: Returning Student BBQ
  • Monday, Sept. 2: Returning Student Funnel, First Year Funnel, All Residence Meeting/ Commuter Event
  • Tuesday, Sept. 3: Academic Orientation, Program Lunch, Prov Cup
  • Wednesday, Sept. 4: Worship Concert
  • Thursday, Sept. 5: STUCO Event, Bonfire
  • Friday, Sept. 6: Welcome Banquet & Comic Intros
  • Saturday, Sept. 7: TBD


September 3, 2024 - Providence Campus (Otterburne, MB)

Before classes start, students will participate in academic orientation (mandatory for all new students), which is a great way to learn about Providence, meet faculty and staff, and be well equipped for your academic studies. Providence University College academic orientation will be held in person on the Providence campus.

September 3, 2024 - Providence Campus or Zoom

Seminary Orientation is for all new Seminary students. This day equips you with what you need to know as you begin your studies, including orientation, program planning and course registration. We will orientate and familiarize you to the Otterburne campus, our faculty, community and spiritual life.

Lunch is provided for those attending in-person on our Otterburne, MB campus. A Zoom option will run from 11:00 am to 3:30 pm (Central Time) for our distance and online learners.

Schedule TBD

All Seminary students and faculty are invited to join together in the fall semester to connect with God and with one another. The day includes a fantastic teaching and story sharing time, refreshing worship, quiet reflection, and of course, space to connect with your Seminary peers!

Lunch is provided for those attending in-person on our Otterburne, MB campus. A Zoom option will run from 10 am to 12 pm for our distance and online learners. Registration opening soon!