First year students at Founders College Academic Orientation

Founders College Winter Academic Orientation

Friday, January 4, 2019

Winter Academic Orientation will be held on Friday, January 4, 2019 from 9:00am to 11:30am in the Founders Assembly Hall*.

During Orientation, you will be introduced to the tools you need to excel in your studies at York, including the College's Peer Academic Leadership Program & Student Academic Assistant Program.

*Founders College is Building 50 on the York Keele Campus Map

RSVP for Winter Academic Orientation using the button below:

Winter Orientation Schedule

9:00am to 9:30am Check-In and Registration Outside 152 Founders
9:30am to 10:00am Light Breakfast 152 Founders
10:00am to 10:15am Welcome & Introductions 152 Founders
10:15am to 11:00am College Resources Presentations 152 Founders
11:00am to 11:30am Question & Answer Session 152 Founders
11:30am to 2:30pm
Campus Services Fair Vari Hall Rotunda & Ross/Vari Link

During the Campus Services Fair students will have a chance to connect directly to key campus partners who can support their first- year transition. These services including student finances, learning resources, writing support, libraries, community safety, transportation and parking, athletics, health and wellness resource to just name a few. During the fair you can also join a First Year Tour – Where you will be join the RED Zone Ambassadors in an indoor tour around Keele campus. Tours leave every hour from 12pm, 1pm and 2pm from the Vari Hall Kiosk. The tour is designed to help you familiarize yourself with key areas (where to eat, where to workout, getting your YU-Card) and also teach you how finding your classrooms, reading the map and understanding your course timetable!

For more information visit :   http://orientation.yorku.ca/

Orientation is free and includes a light breakfast.  You are responsible for your own lunch and parking costs.

Contact Us

Please do not hesitate to contact us on our main line: (416)-736-5148 OR at our main email address: founders@yorku.ca if you have any questions or concerns. You can even drop by our office on the second floor in room 216 Founders.