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Transition Programs

The Office of Student Life offers a number of programs to help support students through these changes, providing students with opportunities to learn more about what the institution has to offer, meet fellow students, staff and faculty, and become better prepared for university life. Encourage your student to register for any or all of our orientation programming. Some programs, such as MyStart  may sessions for parents and families that you are welcome to attend. Learn more about these programs below.


Learn more about MyStart

Specialized Orientations

  • MyStart: Accessibility

    Students getting academic support The MyStart: Accessibility Parent Information Event is an opportunity to interact with fellow parents of students with disabilities, learn about the mandate of Student Accessibility Services and how we will support your student, get your questions answered and hear some success stories.

    • Date: Monday, August 24, 2020
    • Time: 6 to 8 p.m.
    • Cost: Free for parents of students who have registered
    • Location: To be announced

    Registration is now open. If you have any questions, please contact Student Accessibility Services at

    Parent Registration for MySTART: aCCESSIBILITY

  • MyStart: International
    Students and parents at a booth at MyStartMyStart: International is an orientation specifically designed for incoming international, exchange and visiting students, in both graduate and undergraduate programs at the university. MyStart: International is recommended for all new international, exchange and visiting university students.