See you at Winter Orientation!

Are you starting your journey at Loyalist College in January 2023? Join us for Winter Orientation!

Orientation brings you everything you need to start College life. On this page you will find a schedule of events, registration links and helpful resources for Winter Orientation at Loyalist College. 

Pre-Orientation Schedule

Academic Orientation

Winter Orientation Schedule

Top Ten Highlights

*Please note that the below schedules are subject to change. Please continue to check this page for event updates and registration details. 

Your Orientation Top Ten – Don’t Miss These Highlights!

  1. Explore Canvas:
    Canvas is Loyalist’s learning management system. Log on to take the Canvas Orientation Course to get a jump-start on your Loyalist experience. 

  2. Virtual Pre-Orientation:
    Orientation from the comfort of home! Check out the schedule below to see all the Virtual Orientation sessions available Jan. 3 – 4.

  3. International Orientation:
    Are you an international student coming to Loyalist College? Check out our International Student Orientation page for all the programming tailored to you! 

  4. Orientation Day:
    January 9 is Orientation Day, the official start of Winter Orientation. No classes are scheduled, but all first-year students must attend a mandatory Academic Orientation from 9 – 11 am.  Check out the list below to find your program and scheduled classroom.

  5. Welcome Booth:
    Check out the Welcome Booth at the Kente Building front lobby from Jan. 9 – 13 to ask questions, meet staff and faculty, get limited edition merch and enjoy free hot drinks!

  6. Pub Events:
    Amazing events are happening daily in the Shark Tank Pub on campus.

  7. Lancer Games:
    Catch a Loyalist Lancer home games on Friday, Jan. 13 and Saturday, Jan. 14.

  8. Midday Spirit:
    Visit the gym Jan. 10 – 11 from 11 am – 1 pm for music, activities and fun!

  9. Beaver Tail Truck:
    Don’t miss the Beaver Tail Truck on campus on Jan.10 outside the Shark Tank Pub.

  10. Snowcial:
     Hang out with you peers in the Dining Hall on Jan. 10 from 3 – 5 pm

Virtual Pre-Orientation Schedule:

Please Note: Loyalist College will be closed until January 4th, 2022. The Pre-Orientation Sessions on January 3rd and 4th are virtual and can be completed from the comfort of your home! 

9 am: Winter Orientation Welcome and Information Session

  • Ask questions and get answers! This is your introduction to all things Orientation at Loyalist College. 

10 am: Strategies for Success

  • Discover tips and tricks to maximize your academic success and College experience.

11 am: Virtual Meet & Greet

  • Looking for a chance to meet your peers before school starts? Join us for a virtual meet and greet! 

Orientation Week Schedule:

Visit our Student Life website for a detailed calendar of events!

Academic Orientation Schedule:

Program Program Coordinator Date, Time Room
Biotechnology Barb Allen Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 1H6
Business Dirk Wilson Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 1N1
Business – Accounting Karen Baker Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2N12
Business Sales & Marketing Brad Baragar Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P17A1
Chemical Engineering Technician Susan Deans Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 1H6
Civil Engineering Technician Paul Jennings Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 1L27
Community and Justice Services (CJSW) Phil Howlett Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P29
Computer Systems Technician Greg Dickson Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 3T10
Construction Engineering Technician Paul Jennings Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 1L27
Custom Border Services (CUSB) Paul Lutz Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P29
Developmental Services Worker (DSW) Erica Baker-Tinsley Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 1L18
Electrical Engineering Technician – Industrial Chris Hicks Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2L40
Electromechanical Engineering Technician – Mechatronics Jeremy Braithwaite Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2L35
Electrical Techniques Chris Hicks Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2L40
Environmental Technician Eric Bauer Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 1H6
Esthetics and Spa Management Bridget Ferguson Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2S32
Finance and Analytics Carol Coupland Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P4
Financial Technology Carol Coupland Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P4
General Arts and Science Ali MacDonald Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2L12
Global Business Management Marisa Dragani Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P2
Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Techniques Joe Clements Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2L45
Human Resources Management Clayton Barranger-Mitchell Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P18
Inspections, Enforcement, Safety & Investigations (IESI) Tracey MacKenzie Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P29
Mechanical Techniques Jeremy Braithwaite Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2L35
Paramedic Vanessa Brooker Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 3N12
Personal Support Worker (PSW) Monique Robichaud Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 3N32
Police Foundations Michael Ferreira Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P29
Practical Nursing (PNUR) Patricia Munroe Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 3N27
Pre-Health Sciences Lee McMurray Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P13
Pre-Service Firefighter Joseph McCombe Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P17B
Project Management Greg McGovern Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2H12
Social Services Worker (SSW) Lori LaMorre-Slatter Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am P1
Welding Techniques John Grieve Jan. 9, 9 – 11 am 2T5