A Place To... Transition to University
Congratulations on accepting your offer to King’s!
We’re excited to welcome you to King’s! We encourage you to participate in our free programming happening throughout the summer before your arrival. Whether you engage in just one or all these programs, our King’s team is here to help every step of the way in this new journey. Under this pillar, we hope that our program and supports help you to:
- Cultivate social connections based on program, interests, and social identity
- Identify King's supports and services and their purpose
- Learn important program related information as part of transition orientation
King's Campus Connection
- July 25th – August 8th (multiple dates and virtual sessions available)
- Join us for a morning, afternoon, or evening experience on campus to meet fellow first years, learn about King’s key services, and discover your individual strengths.
Summer Academic Orientation
- Available June 20th - August 11th, 2023
- Meet with someone from our Enrolment Services team to answer any questions about your program, register in your courses, and learn about the many resources available to support you.
International Pre-Arrival Orientation
- Virtually via Zoom: Tuesday, July 4th, 2023 (7 – 8 AM EST) and Wednesday, July 6th, 2023 (7 – 8 PM EST)
- Meet with our Enrolment Services and International team to learn more about study permit requirements, international orientation programming, and ask any questions you may have about coming to Canada.
Mature Student Transition
Register via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Wednesday, August 9, 2023
- This Transition to University workshop will include learning about expectations in the classroom, key resources, how to set up your UWO email and OWL, and a tour of campus!
Virtual Parent and Supporter Session
- August 22nd, 2023 at 7 PM EST
- Hosted by Joe Henry Dean of Students, this session will equip parents and supporters with the information necessary to support a successful transition for their student at King’s