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Get Started - Truro Campus Agenda

Truro Campus
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
4:30 pm - 8:30 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
4:30 - 5 pm Registration
Sport & Wellness Centre
4:30 - 5:30 pm

Learning market
Visit our information booths to find NSCC resources and tools. Learn about available one-to-one supports from our Student Services team.  


Sport & Wellness Centre
5 - 5:20 pm Welcome/Meet your Advisor
Your Student Services advisor will help you set and achieve personal, academic and career goals.
Sport & Wellness Centre
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Concurrent sessions - pick one
Meet your faculty
Connect with your future instructors and classmates. Get the inside scoop on what you need to know before you start classes.
Various classrooms
(map provided at registration)
Information for parents & other supporters
Gain insight on how to support your NSCC student throughout the academic year.

6:45 - 7:30 pm
Concurrent sessions - pick one

Campus Tours

Forrester Hall Cafe

How to be a successful student
Our student & staff panel will offer advice, information and tips on how you can achieve success as you transition into college.

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.

Sport & Wellness Centre, gymnasium
Residence info session
Learn how to take advantage of the full residence experience. Meet your student Residence Assistants and Residence staff.
Forrester Hall Lecture Theatre, Room 138

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.