York University offers a wide variety of Orientation programming for all new and incoming students. It’s a great way to meet new people, learn more about the resources on campus, and learn all about your degree while providing you with a smooth transition into university.


We offer a variety of Orientations for incoming:

  • Undergraduate Students
  • International Students
  • Residence Students
  • Grad Students, and more…

We offer a variety of events during our Orientation including:

  • First Year Move-in Day
  • Parent & Family Orientation
  • Residence Orientation
  • York Orientation Day
  • Homecoming, and more…

Orientation events primarily take place in September and January of each year. Watch this site for information and updates. If you’re already a York student and you are looking for other ways to get involved, be sure to check out college life, intramurals, York Federation of Students, one of our 350+ clubs or other activities at SCLD.

Why should you attend Orientation? Watch this video: