New Student Orientation

Orientation is designed to assist you in your transition to Sheridan and prepare you for success. Please mark your calendar and plan to join us!

What to expect at Orientation

Starting at Sheridan in Fall 2019? Join us for Orientation!

Find your Orientation date and timing by Program. 

Orientation offers you the opportunity to:

  • – Connect with peers - new classmates and upper-year students
  • – Meet with an advisor to discuss your goals and personalize an action plan 
  • – Find out how to succeed in your first year at Sheridan 
  • – Get informed about student services and supports available on campus
  • – Learn and prepare for new academic expectations 

You've got an exciting journey ahead of you. We can't wait to meet you and welcome you into the Bruins community! 


As you prepare to get started at Sheridan, here are some resources you may find helpful.

Contact Information

Contact Us

We are committed to ensuring orientation events are accessible and inclusive to all students. If you require accommodations or have questions, please get in touch by emailing or calling us. 

Orientation event details:

New Student Orientation event details

Fall Academic Orientation is almost here!

During Orientation Week, you will have the chance to get to know your faculty, peers, and campus life! Your Academic Session will give you the chance to speak to your faculty, get to know important details about your program, and meet other students in your program. We highly recommend attending your academic session.

Find your Academic Session date and time by finding your program, listed by campus.

Throughout Orientation Week (August 26th - August 30th) we have planned a variety of drop-in information sessions that you can choose to attend based on your interests. Some of these session, include:

  • - International Sessions* 
  • - Indigenous Welcome Sessions**
  • - Exhibition Varsity Soccer Game
  • - City Bus or Walking Tours
  • - Housing & Transportation Information Sessions
  • - Laptop Readiness Sessions

Stay tuned for final dates, times, and locations of the other amazing events we have planned for Orientation Week! 

*International Sessions are compulsory for International Students.

** Open only for students who self-identify as part of the Indigenous Community. To learn more, visit The Centre for Indigenous Learning and Support

Additional Information for International Students:

Orientation is compulsory for International Students.

If you are an International Student, you can access Additional Information that will help you with your transition to Sheridan.