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ELI Orientation

The Orientation schedule below is for English Language Institute students only. Professional program students, please click here.

Each semester, International Student Services provides a week of orientation sessions, seminars, and activities to help our arriving students feel at home and become familiar with their new environment. We look forward to seeing you each day!


*** TEST DAY: MON. OCTOBER 23, 2017 @ 10AM ***


Mon. October 23


10 a.m.
Room D2000

  • Lunch at 1 p.m.

2 p.m.


  • Meet other students and staff
  • Discover college success tips
  • Get information on health insurance, campus jobs, activities and events

Tues. October 24


10 a.m.
Room D2000

Get your Seneca OneCard ID.


With this card, you will:

  • Gain internet access
  • Have email access
  • Be able to print assignments
  • Be able to photocopy
  • Become familiar with your Seneca student email account (Seneca Student Center)
  • Learn the CAN-8 system to complete lab assignments.

You will need your OneCard ID to access the computers. Please bring your OneCard with you.


12:30 p.m.
Room D1010

campus tour & on-campus events

Starts from 1:30 p.m.



Wed. October 25


10:30 a.m. 

Room D4030

  • Come and visit famous Toronto landmark
  • Learn about the Subway system (TTC)

Note: Sign-up required


Please note: Our Seneca photographer will be taking pictures during this event. We may use these pictures in future Seneca social media and promotional material.

  • ELI Orientation Schedule

    Print your copy here.

  • First day of class

    ELI students: Monday, October 30, 2017; however, ELI test day is Mon. October 23, 2017.