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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: TUES. JANUARY 2, 2018 ***

Note: If you have a letter of direct entry to an ELI level, you do not have to do the placement test; however, you must come to the ELI office (B4000).

 

Tues. January 2

ELI PLACEMENT TEST

Time: 10 am
Location: Room D2000

  • Pls bring your photo ID (ie. Passport)
  • A light lunch provided after testing
 

Wed. January 3

niagara falls trip*

Time: 9am 
Location: Room D2000

  • see the famous waterfalls
  • take lots of photos and enjoy the scenery

Note: *sign-up is required


 
 

Thurs. January 4

ELI LAB ORIENTATION

Time: 9am - 11am 
Location: by invitation only

 
 
skating party*

Time: 1pm - 3pm

Location: Room D2000

  • Hot Chocolate and tea will be served

OR

shopping*

Time: 1pm - 3pm

Location: Room D2000

Note: *Sign-up required 

 

Fri. January 5

ELI LAB ORIENTATION

Time: 9am - 11am 
Location: by invitation only

 
NEW YEAR CELEBRATION

Time: 11am 
Location: Senecentre (Newnham Campus)

  • Come and celebrate the New Year with prizes, food and fun! 
 

Mon. January 8

CAMPUS TOUR

Time: 11am  
Location: Room D2000

  • enjoy highlights of services available to you
  • light lunch provided

stp

 
City tour*

Time: 1pm  
Location: Room D2000

  • enjoy a tour of your new city

NOTE: *sign-up is required 

Tues. January 9

laser tag & bowling

Time: 12pm  
Location: Room D2000

  • have some fun with your new classmates before classes begin
  • come and make new friends!

NOTE: *sign-up is required

Wed. January 10

ORIENTATION

Time: 11am  
Location: Room D2000

  • meet other students and staff
  • discover college success tips
  • get information on health insurance, campus jobs, activities and social events

Thurs. January 11

shopping - eaton centre (downtown toronto)*

Time: 11am   
Location: Room D2000

NOTE: *sign-up required

 
 skating*

Time: 1pm   
Location: Nathan Phillips Square

NOTE: *sign-up required

 

Fri. January 12

ELI LAB ORIENTATION

Time: 11am   
Location: Room B4068

  • become familiar with the Seneca Student Email account
  • learn the CAN-8 system required to complete your assignments
 
 
 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.

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:

  • Jan.2-5

  • Jan.8-12

  • ELI TEST DAY

    ELI test day is on Tues. January 2nd.

  • FIRST DAY OF CLASS

    For ELI programs >> Mon. Jan. 15th

    For Professional Programs >> Wed. Jan. 17th