First year students at Founders College Academic Orientation

Founders College Academic Orientation

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Winter Orientation consists of an information session at Founders College that will  introduce incoming students to the academic and extracurricular support programs  available at both the College and the University.  Following the session at Founders, you will have an opportunity to attend a University wide Service Fair and participate in campus tours.


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Founders Winter Academic Orientation
Tuesday, January 7, 2020, from 11:00am to 12:50pm

Get a head start! Attend the How to Succeed at University with Professor Thomas Klassen seminar. In this session, you will learn effective tools and strategies on achieving your best grades on essays and exams. The session will take place on January 29, 2020 from 1:30-3:00pm in room 305 Founders. To register, please visit:  https://succeedatyu.eventbrite.ca


Time Activity Location
11:00am to 11:20am Check-In & Registration 305 Founders
11:20am to 11:30am
Welcome & Introductions 305 Founders
11:30am to 12:15pm Founders College Resources:
Peer Academic Leaders (PAL) Program
Student Academic Assistant Program
Supplemental Instruction
Intramural Sports
Academic, Cultural and Social Events
305 Founders
12:15pm to 12:50pm Lunch
with Founders PALs, Student Council and the Head Office
305 Founders
1:00pm to 3:30pm Campus Services Fair and Tours Vari Hall Rotunda & Ross Vari Link

Academic Orientation is free and includes a light lunch, however, you are responsible for your own 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.