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Orientation Week

Program Orientation

All new students are required to attend a one-day, mandatory orientation program where you will receive important information about your program. You will also be meeting your faculty, getting to know senior students and learning how to be prepared for your first day of class.

Doon (Kitchener) Campus

Thursday, January 5.

All students must be at the Recreation Centre at the Doon Campus by 9 a.m.

9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. College Welcome
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Program Sessions
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Resource Fair
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Campus Tours
1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Start-up Tasks

Classes Start Monday, January 9

Cambridge Campus

Thursday, January 5

Orientation for all Cambridge campus programs will take place at the Doon Campus. All students must be at the Recreation Centre by 9 a.m.

9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. College Welcome
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Program Sessions
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Resource Fair
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Campus Tours
1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Start-up Tasks

Classes Start Monday, January 9

Waterloo Campus

Thursday, January 5.

All students must be at the Cafeteria by 9:00 am.

9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. College Welcome
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Program Sessions
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Resources Fair
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Start-up Tasks

Riverside Glen

Monday, January 9

All students must be at The Village of Riverside Glen (Long-Term Care Building, Front Lobby; 60 Woodlawn Road East, Guelph Ontario N1H 8M8) by 9 a.m.

Waterloo Campus

Tuesday, January 3.

Orientation will occur on your first day of classes, Tuesday, January 3.

Doon (Kitchener) Campus

Thursday, January 5.

All students must be at the Recreation Centre at the Doon Campus by 9 a.m.

9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. College Welcome
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Program Sessions
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Resource Fair
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Start-up Tasks
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. BYOD (bring your own device) and Texidium (eText) training
3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Math assessment test
4 p.m. – 5 p.m. International opportunities presentation
Classes Start Monday, January 9

Please register for Career Development Practitioner Online Orientation on Thursday, January 5, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST

This session will provide an orientation and overview of the Career Development Practitioner program. There will be a short presentation and opportunity to share and ask questions about the program design and delivery.

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training.

Welcome to Conestoga

Student Life is pleased to invite you to the Mature Student Welcome Session. This relaxed and fun event for adult learners returning to college will help you be comfortable with your life at Conestoga College.

Your personal support system

Conestoga is pleased to offer an orientation session for the family and friends of our students. This interactive and engaging workshop is designed to assist family members and friends in supporting their student’s successful transition to college.

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