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International Students

Winter 2024 Orientation Events

Set yourself up for success! We have a number of events and programs to support your transition to Toronto Metropolitan University.

Questions or concerns? Contact the International Student Support team at

ISS Pre-Orientation

Get ahead of the game with the ISS Pre-Orientation Program! Set yourself up for success by completing the online modules and participating in Virtual Smart Start Meet-ups.

Online Modules:

There are four (4) Online Modules in the ISS Pre-Orientation Program. The modules will introduce you to Toronto Metropolitan University, our values, services and supports.  You can go through the modules at your own pace, as you prepare to begin the fall semester. Access  the modules using the links below.

Module 1  (external link, opens in new window) 

Module 2  (external link, opens in new window) 

Module 3 (external link) 

Module 4 (external link, opens in new window) 


Virtual Smart Start Meet-Ups

Virtual Smart Start Meet-Ups are an opportunity to meet other international students, connect with ISS staff and ask questions on your #RoadtoTMU!

Virtual Smart Start Meet-Ups are happening on Friday, December 8th & Friday, December 15th at 10 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Parents are welcome to join!

Orientation 2024 Events


Event Time



Event Description

Wednesday, January 10th 1PM - 3PM Let's Talk Orientation: Undergrad & Graduate SLC Floor 8 Get ready to learn, meet other international students and ask all your burning questions on the semester ahead! Join us in this interactive event that will equip you with all the resources and tools that support your success on your #RoadtoTMU. From Immigration Support to UHIP, we got you covered!

Thursday, January 11th


1PM - 3PM


Life in Canada


SLC Floor 8


Join us in this session as we guide you socially, financially and culturally through your new Life in Canada! From navigating transit to finding accomodation and everything in between! Get ready to meet other international students and ask all your burning questions with a panel of upper year students who will share their tips and tricks to become a pro at navigating TMU and the city!

Friday, January 12th


12PM - 2PM From Toronto, With Love ISS Office You're here, you've settled in, and you're all ready for classes next week! Take this opportunity to create a postcard for your family back home- we'll provide the stamps, pictures, stickers, and anything else you'll need to show your family and friends that even as you create your new life, you're thinking of them! As an added bonus, there will be snacks and an opportunity for you to show everyone where you come from!
6PM - 8PM Winter Welcome: ISS Goes to a Hockey Game MAC It's officially Hockey Season and we're bringing you with us! Come join us as we watch TMU take on Queen's University in an exciting Hockey Game at our very own Mattamy Athletic Centre! Get ready to have a true Canadian experience while meeting new friends!