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Get Started - Pictou Campus Agenda

Pictou Campus
Thursday, May 14, 2020
5 pm - 8:45 pm

As a new student, this is your chance to learn everything you need to get started at NSCC. Find out what to expect in your program, tour the campus and meet your advisor, faculty and future classmates. Feel free to bring someone with you for support – a parent, significant other or friend – they’re all welcome. Learn more about how to Get Started.

What to Expect

Time Session Location
5 - 5:30 pm Campus tour (optional) D-wing entrance
5:30 - 6 pm Registration 
D-wing entrance
6 - 6:10 pm Welcome
Gym - C-157

6:15 - 6:45 pm

Meet your Advisor
Student Services Advisor will help you set and achieve personal, academic and career goals.
Gym - C-157
Student Success Panel
Get advice from current students and find out what resources, tools and one-to-one supports are available from our Student Services team.
Gym - C-157

6:50 - 7:20 pm

Concurrent sessions - pick one

Money Matters
Learn about the costs of coming to NSCC and how you can pay for it. We’ll share information on scholarships, bursaries, student loans, etc.
Room C-119
Accessibility for People with Disabilities
Learn about our disability accommodations, funding, services and supports.
Room C-120
Library Services
Meet our campus librarians. From eBooks and streaming videos to iPads and laptops, the library offers a wide range of services that will support your academic success.
Room C-121
7:25 - 7:40 pm Prize draws - must be present to win Gym C-157
7:45 - 8:45 pm

Meet your faculty
Connect with your future instructors and classmates. Get the inside scoop on what you need to know before you start classes.

Escorted by faculty from gym (C-157) 

For students only 


7:45 - 8:45 pm Information for parents & other supporters
Gain insight on how to support your NSCC student throughout the academic year.

Room C-119

For parents/guardians, significant others, etc..

Can’t attend Get Started?

Call us directly to book a session so you can learn more about NSCC and how you can prepare for college.