The Faculty of Graduate Studies hosts orientation sessions at the start of each Fall term for new York graduate students to meet other students, get tips on how to succeed, and learn about the variety of resources, services and facilities provided at York.

Students are encouraged to register for a single session of their choice. The content of all three sessions are the same. New students in the Fall Term please register at Fall 2015 New Student Orientation.
New students in the Winter Term please register at Winter 2016 New Student Orientation.

Fall Sessions

  • Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
    10:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Location: Lassonde Lecture Hall A
  • Wednesday, September 16th, 2015
    4:00 to 8:00 pm
    Location: 152 Founders Assembly Hall
Note: The two September sessions will be identical. Students will be able to choose which of the two sessions they wish to attend.

Winter Session

  • Thursday, January 7th, 2016
    5:00 to 8:00 pm
    Location: To be confirmed

Many graduate program offices provide additional program–specific orientation sessions. Please contact your graduate program for more details.