Participating in the various orientation programs at Glendon opens the doors to key campus services, resources, and staff that make our community truly one of a kind. There is so much to learn about studying and living in and around our quaint Toronto alcove.


Your Orientation Experience

Craft your orientation experience by participating in any or all of the following opportunities.

Remember, Glendon Orientation Day is a mandatory day for all incoming students!

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to email

Orientation Activities

January 13, 2023. 1-4 PM

Glendon Orientation Day gets your first year at Glendon started!

It’s a mandatory day that features the need-to-know information about student life, services and resources on campus and will get you even more excited to start your life as a Glendonite.


January 16th – 21st

Frost Week is your biggest opportunity to get involved, meet new people, and take part in student-run events, and more! The GCSU will be hosting events on and off campus. It is free to participate! Keep an eye on the @glfroshweek Instagram page to see when the calendar and other details are released. See you soon!

York International Orientation: January 6th, 2023 from 9:30am-12pm at Keele Campus 

This orientation is designed specifically for students from outside of Canada, including international, exchange, and dual degree. Learn about the mandatory University Health Insurance Plan (please do not buy your own health insurance!), international student services at the Glendon and Keele campuses, Canadian academic and socio-cultural norms, and the International Club.

We remind you that this orientation session is MANDATORY for all international and exchange students (starting in Winter 2023) and those in the dual degree program in International Studies and Business Administration (iBA/BBA) offered through a partnership with emlyon business school.