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Arts and Contemporary Studies

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Criminology

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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English

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Environmental and Urban Sustainability

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Geographic Analysis

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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History

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Philosophy

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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International Economics and Finance

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Politics and Governance

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Psychology

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Sociology

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Undeclared Arts

Date: Tuesday, August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: An all-day orientation experience to provide new Faculty of Arts students to Ryerson University the opportunity to meet faculty members, student leaders and fellow peers. The day will include orientation activities to your specific programs, other academic activities and other social opportunities to interact with fellow classmates. This event is mandatory for all new Faculty of Arts students.

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)
- Bring Walking Shoes
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Creative Industries

Date: Monday August 25th
Time: 9:30am to 3:30pm
Location: RCC-204
Description: September is fast approaching and before we know it, the fall term will be starting! But ahead of that we will be holding our Creative Industries Academic Orientation Day. Academic Orientation provides valuable information specifically for your B.A. program. Plus it is a fantastic opportunity to meet faculty, staff, and each other! All incoming Creative Industries students are expected to attend orientation. So mark it on your calendar, write it in your diary, put it in your phone, and make sure you join us.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Food Provided

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Fashion Communication (1st year)

Date: Wednesday August 27th
Time: 10:00am to 12:30am
Location: LIB-72
Description: Academic Orientation for incoming Fashion Communication students.

10:00AM – 10:30AM
- Introduction
- Welcome Video

10:30AM – 11:00AM
- Locker Assignment NOTE: **Must show Ryerson OneCard or a photo ID & Bring a Lock to put on your locker**

11:00AM – 12:30PM
- Fashion Activity NOTE: **We’re going to keep you on your feet so wear comfortable shoes**

Additional Information:
- Only students in specified Program
- Food Provided

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Fashion Design (1st year)

Date: Wednesday August 27th
Time: 10:00am to 12:30am
Location: LIB-72
Description: Academic Orientation for incoming Fashion Design students.

10:00AM – 10:30AM
- Introduction
- Welcome Video

10:30AM – 11:00AM
- Locker Assignment NOTE: **Must show Ryerson OneCard or a photo ID & Bring a Lock to put on your locker**

11:00AM – 12:30PM
- Fashion Activity NOTE: **We’re going to keep you on your feet so wear comfortable shoes**

Additional Information:
- Only students in specified Program
- Food Provided

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Graphics Communications Management

Date: Tuesday August 26th, Wednesday August 27th
Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Tuesday: POD-250; Wednesday: POD-250
Description: 2-day Academic Orientation, which includes Academic info for all days.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Cost for Admission
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Image Arts: Film Studies

Date: Wednesday, August 27th
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: RCC-204
Description: Academic Orientation is your opportunity to receive important information about your program. You’ll meet your faculty and your future classmates. This is the time to get your questions answered before the semester begins.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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Image Arts: Photography Studies

Date: Wednesday, August 27th
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: RCC-204
Description: Academic Orientation is your opportunity to receive important information about your program. You’ll meet your faculty and your future classmates. This is the time to get your questions answered before the semester begins.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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Interior Design

Date: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Description: N/A
Additional Information: N/A

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Journalism

Date: Tuesday August 26th
Time: 9:00am to 4:30pm
Location: RCC-204
Description: This is a mandatory orientation session for all first your journalism students. In this session you will have your picture taken for your press pass plus meet the Chair, Faculty, and Staff.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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Performance: Acting

Date: Thursday August 28th
Time: 9:30 to 3:00pm
Location: THR-301
Description: RTS Orientation is mandatory for all entering first year students in Acting, Dance or Production. You will receive your timetable, pay for tickets and field trips, get your picture taken and claim a locker (please bring a lock with you. If you cannot attend Orientation you must call the school and let us know at 416-979-5086.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Food Provided

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Performance: Dance

Date: Thursday August 28th
Time: 9:30 to 3:00pm
Location: THR-301
Description: RTS Orientation is mandatory for all entering first year students in Acting, Dance or Production. You will receive your timetable, pay for tickets and field trips, get your picture taken and claim a locker (please bring a lock with you. If you cannot attend Orientation you must call the school and let us know at 416-979-5086.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Food Provided

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Performance: Production

Date: Thursday August 28th
Time: 9:30 to 3:00pm
Location: THR-301
Description: RTS Orientation is mandatory for all entering first year students in Acting, Dance or Production. You will receive your timetable, pay for tickets and field trips, get your picture taken and claim a locker (please bring a lock with you. If you cannot attend Orientation you must call the school and let us know at 416-979-5086.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Food Provided

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Professional Communication

Date: Wednesday, August 27th
Time: 9:00am to 5:15pm
Location: ENG-LG-02
Description: First Year Professional Communication Students Academic Orientation (mandatory attendance)

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Food provided

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RTA School of Media: Media Production

Date: Wednesday August 27th
Time: 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: ENG-103
Description: As an incoming student in the RTA School of Media (including Media Production, New Media, or Sport Media), you are required to attend Academic Orientation. This is an important introduction to your upcoming four years of studies, faculty/staff, fellow classmates, etc. This is your opportunity to get involved and be part of the RTA team!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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RTA School of Media: New Media

Date: Wednesday August 27th
Time: 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: ENG-103
Description: As an incoming student in the RTA School of Media (including Media Production, New Media, or Sport Media), you are required to attend Academic Orientation. This is an important introduction to your upcoming four years of studies, faculty/staff, fellow classmates, etc. This is your opportunity to get involved and be part of the RTA team!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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RTA School of Media: Sport Media

Date: Wednesday August 27th
Time: 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: ENG-103
Description: As an incoming student in the RTA School of Media (including Media Production, New Media, or Sport Media), you are required to attend Academic Orientation. This is an important introduction to your upcoming four years of studies, faculty/staff, fellow classmates, etc. This is your opportunity to get involved and be part of the RTA team!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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Child and Youth Care

Date: Wednesday August 27th
Time: 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: KHE-321c
Description: Welcome to the School of Child and Youth Care. This required session is open to all full and part time students and will answer all your questions.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)

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Early Childhood Education (George Brown 1st Year ECE)

Date: Friday August 29th, 2014
Time: 8:30am to 10:00pm
Location: Lib-72
Description: Orientation to 1st Year program

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)

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Early Childhood Education (George Brown 2nd Year ECE)

Date: Wednesday August 27th, 2014
Time: 8:30am to 10:00pm
Location: ENG-103
Description: Orientation to 2nd Year program

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)

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Early Childhood Studies

Date: Wednesday August 27th, 2014
Time: 9:00am to 5:30pm
Location: ENG-LG-14
Description: Academic Orientation to Early Childhood Studies
First Year Student: Mandatory Program Orientation starts at 8:30am. Bring one passport size photo.
Third Year Direct Entry and George Brown Collaboration Program: Mandatory Program Orientation starts at 1:30pm. Bring one passport size photo.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)

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Midwifery

Date: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Description: N/A
Additional Information: N/A

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Nursing (Four Year Collaborative Program)

Date: Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
Time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: LIB-72
Description: Welcome new nursing students! Congratulations and welcome to the Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing! All new students beginning the Collaborative Nursing Degree program at the Ryerson University site are invited to join us for First Year Orientation. It is highly recommended that you attend so that you can meet with faculty and staff as well as current nursing student leaders. Along with hearing from our presenters, other activities include a tour of the school of nursing and the university campus. You will also be given our unique nursing t-shirts, APA manual and other great items. On behalf of the Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, welcome! We look forward to seeing you there.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes

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Nursing (4th Year Orientation)

Date: Friday, August 29th 2014
Time: 1:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: TRS 1-067
Description: TBA

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements or recording technology)

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Nutrition and Food

Date: Wednesday August 27th, 2014
Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm
Location: KHS-369
Description: The School of Nutrition – Academic Workshop is a mandatory event for all students entering into the program. New students will have the opportunity to learn more about the first year transition to Ryerson, important academic information, such as transfer credit, course planning and resources on campus. The workshop is also designed to offer peer engagement and to participate in a fun tour to become familiar with the common areas, classes and School of Nutrition labs.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Bring walking shoes
- Food provided

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Occupational and Public Health

Date: Wednesday August 27th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: KHS-251
Description: The First-Year Academic Orientation provides students with the opportunity to meet the Director, Faculty, Staff and classmates. This session will provide important academic information, available services on the university campus and answer any questions about the program.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program

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Social Work

Date: Wednesday August 27th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: ENG-LG-11
Description: We are looking forward to seeing you at the Social Work Orientation Session. Please try to come to this important event where you will have the opportunity to meet some of your Faculty members, other students, representatives from various student services on campus and your Social Work Student Union. You will hear important information and we will do our best to answer your questions.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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Urban and Regional Planning

Date: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Description: N/A
Additional Information: N/A

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Architectural Science

Date: Tuesday August 26th AND Wednesday August 27th
Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Location: 325 Church St., Room ARC 202
Description: Academic Orientation for incoming Architectural Science students.

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Aerospace Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Biomedical Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Chemical Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Civil Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Computer Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Electrical Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Industrial Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Mechanical Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Undeclared Engineering

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm; Writing Skills Test 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Coca Cola Court (Mattamy Athletic Centre)
Description: Welcome to your first year of Engineering at Ryerson! Please join us at your First-year Engineering Orientation where you will meet the First-year & Common Engineering Office, your program director/advisor, administrative staff, counselors, current students and many student support groups. Due to seating limitations, we kindly ask that only students in the program attend (no guests please). All students from all Engineering programs will then be lead to the Writing Skills test which will be held in the Upper Gym from 3:00pm – 4:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Workshop (bring writing implements)
- Bring walking shoes

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Let us help you transition into your new journey by attending the Faculty of Science Orientation where you will be informed about how to start right with your education. Science Orientation is open for all first year incoming students (domestic, international, exchange, transfer and mature).

As a new student, you are probably curious about such things as your classes and what exciting things are happening with student life. Ryerson is a remarkable place to be at since it is at the center of downtown Toronto with endless opportunities for all students. The Faculty of Science is now your new home away from home, a diverse community within Ryerson University. Welcome!

The First Year and Common Science Office will help you with your transition into University as well as offer you support during your academic career. We are going to take time to introduce you to broader supports within Ryerson University so you can be successful in your Academic years.

At your Orientation, you will:
1. Understand more about the Faculty of Science
2. Learn more about your academic program
3. Become familiar with the campus community, services and important resources available to you
4. Discover how to get involved in student life by connecting with a wide variety of student clubs and organizations
5. Discover exciting opportunities and upcoming events
6. Get the “exclusive story” on Ryerson life directly from our current students and staff
7. Network, meet new friends as well as meet some of our faculty members

Please be mindful that orientation is a vital part of all new students with their transition into university and your participation is important.

Who Should Register:
All students who are enrolled in the following degree programs:
(BSc) Bachelor of Science:
Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Contemporary Science, Financial Mathematics, Mathematics and it’s Applications, Medical Physics, Undeclared Science

Computer Science

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: FYCSO Academic Orientation will host all incoming First Year Science Students for an Orientation meeting, followed by lunch and activities on campus. We look forward to meeting you there!!

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- You might get wet
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Biology (1st Year)

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: FYCSO Academic Orientation will host all incoming First Year Science Students for an Orientation meeting, followed by lunch and activities on campus. We look forward to meeting you there!!

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- You might get wet
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Biology (2nd Year)

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: KHE221
Description: Starting your second year is a big transition and we’re here to help! The event covers everything from time management, study skills, academic integrity, co-op, curriculum to getting research experience. Did I mention there will be PIZZA and PRIZES? Come join us for a fun and informative day.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Food Provided

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Biology (3rd + 4th Year)

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: KHE 225
Description: Entering the last stretch of your degree and figuring out what comes next can be daunting. We’re here to help! This event covers everything from doing a thesis, graduating to career aspirations. Did I mention there will be PIZZA and PRIZES? Come join us for a fun and informative day.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Food Provided

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Biomedical Science (1st Year)

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: FYCSO Academic Orientation will host all incoming First Year Science Students for an Orientation meeting, followed by lunch and activities on campus. We look forward to meeting you there!!

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- You might get wet
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Biomedical Science (2nd Year)

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: KHE221
Description: Starting your second year is a big transition and we’re here to help! The event covers everything from time management, study skills, academic integrity, co-op, curriculum to getting research experience. Did I mention there will be PIZZA and PRIZES? Come join us for a fun and informative day.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Food Provided

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Chemistry (1st Year)

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: FYCSO Academic Orientation will host all incoming First Year Science Students for an Orientation meeting, followed by lunch and activities on campus. We look forward to meeting you there!!

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- You might get wet
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Chemistry (2nd Year)

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: KHE221
Description: Starting your second year is a big transition and we’re here to help! The event covers everything from time management, study skills, academic integrity, co-op, curriculum to getting research experience. Did I mention there will be PIZZA and PRIZES? Come join us for a fun and informative day.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Food Provided

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Chemistry (3rd + 4th Year)

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: KHE 225
Description: Entering the last stretch of your degree and figuring out what comes next can be daunting. We’re here to help! This event covers everything from doing a thesis, graduating to career aspirations. Did I mention there will be PIZZA and PRIZES? Come join us for a fun and informative day.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Food Provided

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Contemporary Science

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: FYCSO Academic Orientation will host all incoming First Year Science Students for an Orientation meeting, followed by lunch and activities on campus. We look forward to meeting you there!!

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- You might get wet
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Medical Physics

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: FYCSO Academic Orientation will host all incoming First Year Science Students for an Orientation meeting, followed by lunch and activities on campus. We look forward to meeting you there!!

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- You might get wet
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Financial Mathematics

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: FYCSO Academic Orientation will host all incoming First Year Science Students for an Orientation meeting, followed by lunch and activities on campus. We look forward to meeting you there!!

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- You might get wet
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Undeclared Science

Date: Thursday August 28th, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Upper Gym
Description: FYCSO Academic Orientation will host all incoming First Year Science Students for an Orientation meeting, followed by lunch and activities on campus. We look forward to meeting you there!!

Additional Information:
- All Students in the Faculty Welcome (e.g. Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Communication & Design, etc.)
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- You might get wet
- Outdoor Event
- Food Provided

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Accounting and Finance

Date: Monday August 25th
Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: TRS 1-067
Description: School of Accounting and Finance (SAF) Academic Orientation FALL 2014

Additional Information:
- Only 1st year SAF students and those who are invited from 2nd yr

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Business Management

Date: Monday August 25th, 2014
Time: 1:00pm to 6:00pm (Please see description for more specific schedule)
Location: TRS 1-067
Description: Academic Orientation for First Year Students in TRSBM is Mandatory.

Please arrived at the specified time based on the first letter of your surname:
Surnames: A-H 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Surnames: I-P 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Surnames: Q-Z 4:00 p.m. – 5:30- p.m.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program

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Business Technology Management

Date: Wednesday August 27th, 2014
Time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: TRS 1-067
Description: Student Academic Program Session for newly admitted FIRST YEAR BTM program students (within the School of ITM). There will be a greeting from the Director, Student Services Office, Reps. from ITMSA, WITM, RUCSA, RCS and RSU.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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Business Technology Management (Part-Time)

Date: Tuesday August 26th, 2014
Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: TRS 1-129
Description: Orientation for newly approved students to the Business Technology Management (BTM) Part-time Degree Program.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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Foundations of Management

Date: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Description: N/A
Additional Information: N/A

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Hospitality and Tourism Management

Date: Tuesday August 26th, 2014
Time: 8:30am
Location: Malaparte on the 6th floor of the TIFF Bell Lightbox located at 350 King Street West
Description: Come meet your fellow students, faculty and staff of the Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. Please check in at the registration desk at Malaparte on the 6th floor of the TIFF Bell Lightbox located at 350 King Street West at 8:30 am.
Academic Orientation is Mandatory for all incoming students. It allows you to experience Ryerson and the Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management up close and personal. You’ll meet your fellow classmates, your professors and afterwards you will get to know the campus, learn the ins-and-outs of university life, find out about the best hangout spots and join in on the many fun-filled activities designed specifically for our first year students. We have organized a very exciting Orientation where you will have your first opportunity to network with our alumni and senior executives from our industry sponsor Oliver & Bonacini Restaurants who are eager to meet you and talk about your academic goals and career plans. For more details, check our website: http://www.ryerson.ca/tedrogersschool/htm/

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Bring walking shoes
- Food provided
- Event held off-campus

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Retail Management

Date: Tuesday August 26th, 2014
Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm
Location: TRS 3-176
Description: This year’s Retail Management Academic Orientation is taking students out of the classroom and into the retail world. As a student of the Retail Management program, you will not only experience the best that Ryerson has to offer in the classroom, but also you will have the privilege to learn about the retail industry in the field. Join us on August 26th, where your Academic Orientation will give you a taste of what your future career may entail. You will have the opportunity to meet faculty, staff, the Retail Student’s Association (RSA), and your fellow classmates and compete with them for great prizes.

Additional Information:
- Only students in the specified Program
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Food provided

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Retail Management (Direct-Entry)

Date: Tuesday August 26th, 2014
Time: 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: TRS 3-148
Description: If you are a direct entry student from Fanshawe, George Brown, Humber, or Seneca College and are entering the Retail Management program, you are invited to attend this MANDATORY session with our Academic Advisor to register for all of your fall semester classes.

Additional Information:
- Only Direct Entry students in the Retail Management Program
- Wheelchair Accessible

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