School Counsellors

UR Update Registration Is Live!



Date: Friday September 22nd Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Parking: Free in Lot 2
Location: La Rotonde (Language Institute Building)

It's that time of year! UR Update is happening on Friday, September 22nd at La Rotonde on the 2nd floor of the Language Institute Buildling at the University of Regina.

You will be starting off the day with morning coffee and pastries while exploring the booths from the different Faculties and Service Units on Campus. After the morning sessions, complimentary lunch will be provided by Campion and Luther. There will be an optional residence and full campus tour following the afternoon sessions, which will be capped off by a post-event social held at the OWL (please book your ticket for the social so we can estimate attendance).

New This Year

  • Afternoon Breakout Sessions: This year the afternoon is divided into breakout sessions to help you tailor your day so you can best help your students! Check out your breakout session options here.
  • Coming From Out Of Town? This year UofR housing and Luther Residence are offering FREE rooms to counsellors travelling from out of town! Click to sign up for Luther Residence or UofR Housing.
    • When filling out the UofR Housing form, please select "Standard Room", fill in all required information, and indicate you are attending a conference titled "Counsellor". You can disregard pricing, as costs will be waived.

Make sure you get registered for the event before September 20th. If something happens and you can no longer attend, please contact us at or 1-800-644-4756.

Parking: There will be FREE parking available in lot 2 across from the Riddell Centre main doors. Staff will be waiting at the doors to guide you if it's your first time on campus.

Location: La Rotonde (2nd floor Language Institute)

Check out the detailed agenda for the day HERE.

UR Update 2017 Schedule

9:00 am – 9:30 am: Check-In
Morning Coffee & Pastries
Publication Fair
9:30 am – 10:00 am: Welcome & Recruitment Update
Federated College Updates
What’s Our Story? The Top Five
10:00 am – 10:45 am: Admissions and Student Awards & Financial Aid Update (Christine McBain)
11:00 am – 11:45 am: Keynote Speaker
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Lunch hosted by Luther College and Campion College
1:00 pm – 1:40 pm: Breakout Session 1
1:45 pm – 2:15 pm: Breakout Session 2
2:20 pm – 3:00 pm: Breakout Session 3
3:00 pm: Counsellor Social at the OWL
*Names of breakout sessions and locations TBA.

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Our Services

We offer a variety of services to ensure that your students feel confident and comfortable with their transition towards university life. We also highly value our relationship with guidance counsellors and advisors and recognize that you play a crucial part in the future of the students. We offer a number of specialized services for both you and your students:

  • Counsellor update events (including free nights in our residences where helpful!)
  • Monthly counsellor newsletters with key information
  • Individualized enrolment counselling and campus tours every day
  • School visits including U of R presentations, career fairs, and pretty much anything you need!
  • Fall Open House and Admission on the Spot events
  • Scholarship workshops (both on campus and in your classrooms)
  • Course registration assistance (URBeginning and URB 2.0's)

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