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Undergraduate Winter Orientation

Winter is coming ... and so is our Winter Orientation! 

Will you be joining us in January to start your undergraduate program? Here you will find all the information you need to start your journey at UWindsor.

Winter Orientation is for students admitted for the spring semester and prepares students for their educational experience at the Univerity of Windsor, including an opportunity to chat with an academic advisor. Guests are encouraged to attend Winter Orientation with their student to learn about the University of Windsor student experience and how they can support their student. We look forward to welcoming you to the Lancer Family!

Are you an International Student? We have orientation programs just for you:

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Winter Orientation Schedule

Wednesday, January 6, 2021





10:30 a.m.-10:35 a.m.

General Welcome: Ryan Flannagan, Associate Vice President, Office of Student Experience

The session joining link will be sent to the email you provide us in the registration form.

10:35 a.m.-10:55 a.m.

UWin 101 Session: Learn about some of the common challenges students encounter in university and how they overcome them.

The session joining link will be sent to the email you provide us in the registration form.

10:55 a.m.-11:40 a.m.

Break Out Sessions: Learn about the essential supports you will need to access throughout your time as a student at UWindsor. Get answers to the most commonly asked questions of new students!

The session joining link will be sent to the email you provide us in the registration form.

Need help with course registration?

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The Central Advising Team is here to help undergraduate students with:

  • Choosing or changing your program or major
  • Understanding your Academic Progress Report and degree requirements
  • Understanding academic regulations and procedures
  • Adding, dropping, or withdrawing from a course
  • Developing a plan to deal with academic difficulties (i.e., Academic Probation & Required to Withdraw)
  • Reviewing your academic progress
  • Referral to other relevant campus services

To book an appointment with one of our central academic advisors please visit Academic supports pertaining to specific faculties can be found here.

Looking for information about about Student Accounts?

Check out our Student Account Information Sheet, providing you with information about Students Accounts at the University of Windsor. This info sheet also includes a list of important information that you will need to know to start your University careers, along with a special note to parents/sponsors.

Download the Student Account Information Sheet 

Explore our Campus ... VIRTUALLY!

Enjoy our online tour of the UWindsor campus, located at the crossroads of North America facing one of Canada’s most beautiful waterfronts on the Detroit River.

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Weren't Able to Attend Orientation? We Have You Covered!

If you aren't able to make it to the Winter Orientation presentations don't worry, the presentation slides will be posted here following orientation.

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