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Orientation Week

Orientation helps set you up for success at Conestoga College.

Program Orientation

We encourage you to attend Orientation as the first day of your professional career path. Orientation is designed to support your successful transition to Conestoga. We look forward to seeing all first year students at Orientation.

Doon (Kitchener) Campus
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.Kick off
Meet in the Rec Centre at the Doon Campus
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.BBQ Lunch - BBQ Lunch! Fuel up, hydrate, mix and mingle
11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.Resource Fair - Learn more about the Conestoga community
11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Start-up Tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
4:00 p.m.It's a wrap!
Doon (Kitchener) Campus
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.Kick off
Meet in the Rec Centre at the Doon Campus
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.BBQ Lunch - BBQ Lunch! Fuel up, hydrate, mix and mingle
11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.Resource Fair - Learn more about the Conestoga community
11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Start-up Tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
4:00 p.m.It's a wrap!
Doon (Kitchener) Campus
Monday, August 27, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.Kick off
Meet in the Rec Centre at the Doon Campus
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.BBQ Lunch - BBQ Lunch! Fuel up, hydrate, mix and mingle
11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.Resource Fair - Learn more about the Conestoga community
11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Start-up Tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
4:00 p.m.It's a wrap!
Cambridge Campus
Monday, August 20, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.Kickoff - Meet in room A1203 (Ampitheatre)
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.Lunch! - Fuel up, hydrate, mix and mingle
Cambridge Campus, Thursday, August 30, 2018
9:00 a.m.  – 9:30 a.m.Kickoff
Meet in the cafeteria of the Cambridge Campus
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.BBQ Lunch! Fuel up, hydrate, mix and mingle
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.Resource Fair - Learn more about the Conestoga community
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Start-up tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
Explore Conestoga with a quick campus tour
4:00 p.m.It's a wrap!
Doon (Kitchener) Campus - Graduate Certificates
Tuesday, August 28 2018
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.Start-up tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
5:00 p.m.All students must be in the Recreation Centre by 5:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.Welcome Session and Refreshments - Located in the Recreation Centre
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students

Guelph Campus

Guelph Campus, Monday, August 27, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.Kickoff
Meet in the Flex Shop (Room E16)
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.BBQ Lunch! Fuel up, hydrate, mix and mingle
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.Resource Fair - Learn more about the Conestoga community
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Start-up tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
4:00 p.m.It's a wrap!
Brantford Campus, Friday, August 31, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.Kickoff
Meet at the Sanderson Centre, 88 Dalhousie Street, Brantford 
10:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Resource Fair - Learn more about the Conestoga community
10:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Start-up tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.BBQ Lunch! Fuel up, hydrate, mix and mingle
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
3:00 p.m.It's a wrap!
Waterloo Campus
Friday, August 31, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.Kickoff
Meet in the Roofing Centre
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Start-up tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.BBQ Lunch! Fuel up, hydrate, mix and mingle
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Resource Fair - Learn more about the Conestoga community
4:00 p.m.It's a wrap!
CICE Program
August 28-30, 2018
Tuesday, August 28, 20181:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 29, 20189:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 30, 20189:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Students will meet in 1F09 each day. Over the three day orientation, you will have a chance to meet your classmates and participate in some ice breaker games. You will complete tasks such as getting your locker, picking up your ONE card, creating your student login and accessing your Conestoga email.

A schedule and more details will be emailed to you in June. Please check the email address that you provided to the college when you registered.

Riverside Glen - August 30, 2018

All students must be at The Village of Riverside Glen (Long-term Care Building, Front Lobby) by 12:00 p.m. Lunch is included.

University Gates - August 30, 2018

All students must be at the Village at University Gates/Research Institute for Aging (RIA) by 9:00 a.m. Please note this campus is not the Waterloo Campus on University Avenue.

Ingersoll
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.Kickoff
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Program Sessions - Meet your program coordinator, faculty and fellow students
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Start-Up Tasks - Pick up and load your ONE Card, get your books, and everything you need to start class
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