Orientation Events

These fun and informative events and activities help new students make a smooth transition to their first year at U of T.  You’ll learn about the awesome places and people on campus, and about the University's many programs and services. You’ll get the scoop on opportunities for getting involved and for meeting new people. And by participating in Orientation programming, you’ll start finding your community on campus.

See the calendar of events for more details.

You should also check your college or faculty website for a full calendar of activities.

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Orientation Support Program

Orientation is an exciting time for new students discovering U of T, and a busy time for everyone working behind the scenes. All of the student leaders who help to deliver orientation rely on us to provide training and organization to make it an awesome experience for everyone involved.  Find out more about the support programs available for orientation leaders and coordinators

Mid-Year Transition Guide January 2017

Congrats on making it through your first semester! By now you’re familiar with campus and your courses, so it’s time to learn a little more about life at U of T. Check out your Mid-Year Transition Guide (PDF) in the documents box on your right for info on academic support, health and wellness, housing, international experiences and more!


Start@UofT: The Book

Start @ U of T, also known as "The Book," is a fantastic introduction to Student Life for first-year students. It features helpful tips about how to access all of the activities, services and supports that make U of T such a great place to study. It also comes with the handy Get Set checklist which can help you get a head start!

Download the 2016 Start @ U of T book and Get Set Checklist in the box on your right.