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 January 2018? Join us for New Student Orientation!

Orientation is a great opportunity to:

  • – meet your new classmates and current students
  • – learn more about your program and courses from your faculty
  • – find out what to expect in your first year at Sheridan
  • – get informed about campus services and resources
  • – ask your questions

You've got an exciting journey ahead of you. We can't wait to meet you!


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

Contact Information

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Orientation event details:

New Student Orientation event details

Orientation for all students starting at Sheridan in January 2018

New Student Orientation events are scheduled by campus and will be held on the following dates:

  • Hazel McCallion Campus: Wednesday, January 17; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Creativity Commons (B-Building)
  • Trafalgar Road Campus: Wednesday, January 17; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Gymnasium
  • Davis Campus: Thursday, January 18 OR Friday, January 19; Gymnasium (depending on your program)

View Orientation dates and locations by program (PDF)

International Student Orientation

In addition to your New Student Orientation event, you will also participate in a compulsory International Student Orientation event:

  • Davis Campus: Tuesday, January 16; 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Gymnasium
  • Hazel McCallion Campus: Wednesday, January 17; 1–4 p.m.; Room A145
  • Trafalgar Road Campus: Wednesday, January 17; 1–4 p.m.; Room B124

Also, save the date for the International Student Welcome Festival: Friday, January 19. This event marks the end of your orientation week and the beginning of your academic journey at Sheridan!

View international orientation event details