International Student Orientation

Fall orientation information will be added on June 1, 2024. Stay tuned!

Welcome to York University! 

Are you a new international student starting classes this Summer 2024?

Join us for an incredible opportunity to meet fellow international students, build community, and to learn all about important resources and services available to you at York University!

Registration will open on April 1st for Summer International and Exchange Student Orientation 2024!

Please note that Summer International and Exchange Student Orientation is open only to new incoming international students.

Students are required to register.
Deadline to register is May 27, 2024 at 9 a.m.

International and Exchange Student Orientation

May 30, 2024 from 11 am - 2:30 pm

Official Welcome from York International

Lunch with other new international students and York International

Campus Tours of your new home away from home!

11 am Check-in
11:30 am Welcome to York University
12:00 pm Lunch with York International
1:00 pm Campus Tour


Schulich Students: Please watch for details about Launch Week via e-mail.
School of Continuing Students: If you are a student in School of Continuing Studies, please attend SCS orientation as information shared during International and Exchange Student Orientation will not be relevant to students in SCS. More information regarding SCS orientation will be shared directly from School of Continuing Studies soon through email.

Additional Transition Support

Looking for more information as you prepare for your next step at York University? Check out our resources to help you get informed and connected:

You can register for all these amazing events at the YI Events calendar.


Travelling to York

If you are traveling to York University by the TTC (public transit), there are two subway stops on campus, York University, and Pioneer Village. If you are coming to Keele campus from Glendon, there is a shuttle bus that you can utilize. Reserve your seat in advance. Use the campus map to locate Vanier and the two subway stations!

Find more information on how to travel to York University.