New Graduate Student Orientation – Winter 2023

Friday, January 13, 2023

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Winter 2023 Orientation for New Graduate Students

See slides here

Richcraft Hall

2220, 2224 and 2228 (2nd floor conference rooms)

The orientation session will provide you with important information about starting your graduate studies, and you will have the opportunity to hear from members of the Graduate Students’ Association and a number of campus service representatives.

This is an in-person event. PLEASE REGISTER HERE.

If you have questions about Fall Orientation please contact David Lafferty at

TA Orientations

TA Orientations are entirely online (asynchronous) this year. If you are a new TA you can complete your orientation at one of the two links below.

For students in FASS/FPA/Sprott:

For students in Science/FED:

Graduate Students’ Association Welcome Weeks

For information on the events planned by GSA for you, check out their Instagram!

A note for new International students:

New international graduate students should also take part in one of the International Student Services Office’s I-Start Orientations, which are available online right now. Please click here to register for I-Start and to find out more. The ISSO is also hosting an International Winter Welcome on January 6…make sure to register and attend if you can!