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Orientation Winter 2024

Welcome new engineering students! The First-Year Engineering Office (FYEO) hosts transition and orientation initiatives throughout the summer to help you make your journey from high school to Toronto Metropolitan University successful.

If you have accepted your Offer of Admission, follow the First-Year Engineering Office on social media (@firstyeareng) to get ready with us during the summer before you start your first semester!

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Engineer Student

Engineering POP

The Pre-Orientation, Orientation, and Post-Orientation (Engineering POP) programs are an opportunity to learn more about the social and academic aspects of university, get involved on campus early, meet upper-year leaders and ambassadors, gain valuable leadership skills, network and meet other students with similar interests before orientation week. 

Winter Pre-Orientation 2023

Begin your Toronto Metropolitan University experience by participating in our pre-orientation session! 

If you have any questions, direct message us through our social media @firstyeareng or email us at

Our virtual Pre-Orientation session is opportunity to learn more about moving to Toronto, getting ready for university, being involved on campus early, talking with upper-year engineering students, and meeting your fellow classmates before the semester begins.

Date: December 4, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM EST - 11:00 AM EST
Location: Virtual (Zoom)

No registration needed

If you are an incoming international student who will start the program in January 2024 and need support in adding/swapping/dropping your courses, you can come by our virtual Course Enrolment Support session. You may also seek 1-on-1 advising support at this event as our Academic Advisors will be in attendance. 

When: Wednesday, December 13, 2023 
Time: 9:30-11:30 a.m. EST. (If you are currently living outside of Ontario, you can use this time converter (external link)  to determine what time the session is taking place for you.)

No registration required. Click the Zoom link on the day of. Link provided in the email and calendar invite the FYEO sent you.


Academic Orientation Winter 2024

FYEO will be hosting a Winter Academic Orientation held in-person on Tuesday, January 9th at 1:00 pm at the ENG building on the 3rd floor (Atrium room). 

This Winter Orientation is intended for incoming Engineering students who will be starting the program on January 2024.

Attending Academic Orientation will help you connect with fellow engineering students and ensure that by the time classes start, you are ready to get going. We will also send you a calendar invite as a reminder closer to the date.


No registration for Academic Orientation is required for all confirmed incoming students. 

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After Pre-Orientation and Orientation Week during the summer months, Post-Orientation are events during your academic year from September until April. The First-Year Engineering Office offer a wide variety of free events for students to stay connected and be informed. Sign up for various post-orientation events listed on our calendar starting in September to get the most out of your university experience.