Welcome to Orientation 2019
Summer semester begins on Monday, May 6 and we look forward to meeting you.
You will find answers to many of your questions on this site, along with a breakdown of Orientation activities in the chart below, and a calendar of events so you can check out what’s happening at your campus. We are excited for you to join Seneca. You are ready for this and we are ready for you!
The Office of the Registrar is offering extended hours to help you get the best start.
|International Virtual Orientation||Tuesday, April 9||Online chat, videos and sessions addressing International student needs.||Encouraged|
|Virtual Orientation||Wednesday, May 1||Online chat, videos and sessions addressing all student needs.||Encouraged|
|International Student Welcome Event||Tuesday, April 30||In-person sessions addressing Markham campus International student needs.||Encouraged|
|Thursday, May 2||In-person sessions addressing King, Yorkgate, Seneca@York campus International students needs.||Encouraged|
|Friday, May 3||In-person sessions addressing Newnham and Jane Campus International student needs.||Encouraged|
|Orientation & Frosh||May 6 to 17||Fun activities, webinars, info tables in the halls, workshops, barbeques, etc. to welcome you to Seneca and introduce you to the supports and services to help you succeed. Learn more in the Events section||Encouraged|
|Program Orientation||Varies||In-class info about your program and the services available at Seneca. Visit Program Orientation to find your Program’s Orientation.||Mandatory|
During the first two weeks of classes, we’ve scheduled activities to help you make the most out of your Seneca experience.
We can't wait to meet you
Our team is here to support you from the moment you arrive. Look for anyone wearing a red Ask Me shirt, button, or lanyard and we will be happy to help you!
Extended Hours for Services Areas
Office of the Registrar
|Campus||May 6, 7||May 8||May 9||May 10|
|King||8 a.m. to 5 p.m.||8 a.m. to 5 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Markham||8 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Newnham||8 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8:30 a.m.to 7 p.m.|
|Seneca@York||8 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Yorkgate||9 a.m. to 5 p.m.||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Services for Students
|Campus||May 6, 7, 8||May 9||May 10|
|Newnham||8 a.m. to 5 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.||8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.|