Student Orientation consists of two parts: Academic Orientation (mandatory) and Social Orientation (optional, but highly recommended).
Academic Orientation is a MUST for new students. You are
introduced, most importantly, to your academic advisor and your
student peer advisors - your key to academic success at York
Students who do well at university, in life, and in their careers
get involved. There are hundreds of ways of getting involved through
your College and at York in general. We make the introductions at
Academic Orientation, you meet York's leaders - the President, the
Dean, the Master, departmental Chairs, and Program Directors. We
introduce you to the terrific resources here that can help you
financially, emotionally, and academically.
Academic Orientaiton is on Thursday, September 3rd from 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
in Founders College Room 152 (Founders Assembly Hall)
To register click here.
Social Orientation, also known as Frosh Week, is hosted by the McLaughlin College Students' Council. Starting Monday Sept 2, you will have the opportunity to experience an action-packed week of social events, all with the purchase of a frosh kit!
More information about cost and events will be forthcoming in the summer issue of MacMedia, the McLaughlin College newspaper. If you do not receive a copy by mail, be sure to come to the RED Zone to pick one up - they will be available towards the end of July. See you there!
If you have any questions regarding Social Orientation please contact the McLaughlin College Students' Council at email@example.com.
Residence Move-In Day is Monday September 2 for new students.
Please join us for the University Parent & Family Orientation Program on Monday September 2nd, starting at 9:30 am in the Lassonde Building Lecture Hall A (building 19 on campus map). Learn how you and your son/daughter or family member can smoothly transition into university life. This comprehensive, half-day session will include a welcome from President Dr. Mamdouh Shoukri and provide relevant information about York's student services. After the central Parents Orientation come to McLaughlin College Senior Common Room in McLaughlin College (Room 140) at12:30 pm for a light lunch and an introduction to the college system and the academic services, social activities, recreational activities and facilities available to your son/daughter at McLaughlin College. To register for these Parents Orientations click here.
If you have any questions regarding Academic Orientation, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional copies of the Academic Orientation brochure are available here.