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January Start

Winter Orientation is intended for new students commencing their program at UOIT in the winter term, beginning January. This orientation is designed to provide all incoming students with the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the campus, meet faculty and staff, connect with peers, and learn about the campus resources available to support a successful transition into university.


Recommended for all new university students starting classes during the winter term, beginning in January. Orientation and registration details will be emailed to students in December.

This program takes place on;

Date: Friday, January 4, 2019

Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: Business and IT Building (UB) Atrium, North Oshawa location


Register for Winter Orientation Here

Winter Orientation schedule



Agenda Details

9 to 10 a.m.


  • UOIT Student ID Card Pick-up

10 to 10:10 a.m.


10:10 to 10:15 a.m.

Community Building Activity

10:15 to 10:45 a.m.

Round Tables

10:45 to 11 a.m.

Academic Success

11 a.m. to noon

Student Services Tour

Noon to 12:45 p.m.


International Students only

12:45 to 12:50 p.m.

Who is ISS?

12:50 to 2:10 p.m.

How to maintain student status

2:10 to 2:30 p.m.

Health Insurance (UHIP)

2:30 p.m.

Closing and Social Gathering


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