Events Calendar

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Easily find all the exciting and informative Orientation & Transition sessions we’ve put together to get you started, and keep you on the right track this term.

Easily find all the exciting and informative Orientation & Transition events we’ve put together to get you started and keep you on the right track each term. Pick and choose whatever events suit your specific needs but pay close attention as some events may require you to register in advance.

These events are completely optional and designed to provide the guidance to get you started each term. Search by date or filter for specific types of events and add them to your calendar so you don’t miss a step, and follow the GBC social channels to stay up-to-date on news and events.

Events may be recorded so be mindful of what you share online. Message moderators privately if you do not want to share information publicly. For more on privacy and your online presence check out our Tips for Online Etiquette. And if you're a new students, don't forget to sign up for your program specific Academic Orientations.

Planning on attending one of these events, and want to ensure that we have the right accommodations for you? Email us at orientation@georgebrown.ca with the event title, date and time, and we'll do our best to make this accessible to you!

**Please note that events and any associated prizes or giveaways are intended for current registered students, unless otherwise stated.

Event Types

Events with the Academic filter are workshops and information sessions that are designed specifically to help augment your academic studies and success.

Build connections and your network by meeting other students and staff at the college while having fun.

College is more than just your academics. Find out how you can get involved outside of the classroom and have a rich college experience.

These sessions are designed specifically to help you get started on the right track and introduce you to services, supports, and resources at the college.

Programming specific to the success of our international students can be found in these sessions and can include networking events, socials, and immigration and visa info sessions.

George Brown is a diverse community, and this section includes sessions from our different student groups.

Learn more about the different supports available at the college to provide you with personal and academic success strategies to help you succeed.

Find out more about navigating and using college software, your digital ID, and where to look for technical support. This includes introductions to changes and upgrades to software that you may already use.

Find a balance between your work and school life with supports and sessions that address your well-being.

Events

Events

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Managing YOUR Money on Campus – FREE Financial Literacy Workshops Being a student is expensive and learning to manage your money can be challenging! We’ve partnered with the Canadian Foundation of Economic Education (CFEE) and the National Bank to
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Standing up in front of a group can be stressful and overwhelming but it's a skill we all must conquer to help us succeed in our personal and professional aspirations. This session is designed to help you get started and help you build confidence
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This session is designed to help you get started with your academic and professional journey. We'll chat about starting at college and why you should consider what your brand looks like. We'll discuss key steps to maximizing your efforts while
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Are you graduating soon? Will you be applying for your Post-Graduation Work Permit? Join the International Centre for an Online information Session on how to apply for your Post-Graduation Work Permit. Please note that this session is ONLINE and can
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Are you graduating soon? Will you be applying for your Post-Graduation Work Permit? Join the International Centre for an Online information Session on how to apply for your Post-Graduation Work Permit. Please note that this session is ONLINE and can
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Are you graduating soon? Will you be applying for your Post-Graduation Work Permit? Join the International Centre for an Online information Session on how to apply for your Post-Graduation Work Permit. Please note that this session is ONLINE and can
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Eager and excited to start your journey at the college? Get a jump start before the rush and make the most of your college career by attending one of these online pre-orientation days that happen a few weeks before each term begins. Learn about
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Managing YOUR Money on Campus – FREE Financial Literacy Workshops Being a student is expensive and learning to manage your money can be challenging! We’ve partnered with the Canadian Foundation of Economic Education (CFEE) and the National Bank to
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Join the International Student Support Team and The NeighbourHood Organization (TNO) for this series of topics related to your personal taxes and benefits to you as an international student. Canadian Tax System and Eligible Benefits for International
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Eager and excited to start your journey at the college? Get a jump start before the rush and make the most of your college career by attending one of these online pre-orientation days that happen a few weeks before each term begins. Learn about
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Are you graduating soon? Will you be applying for your Post-Graduation Work Permit? Join the International Centre for an Online information Session on how to apply for your Post-Graduation Work Permit. Please note that this session is ONLINE and can
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Join the International Student Support Team and The NeighbourHood Organization (TNO) for this series of topics related to your personal taxes and benefits to you as an international student. Canadian Tax System and Eligible Benefits for International
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Join Student Life for this fun opportunity to chat and connect with other students. You'll get the chance to build your network and get to know your peers. Our orientation ambassador team will facilitate a series of fun Q&A's where you'll find others
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Learning to navigate key college platforms will help you maximize your efforts and set you up for success. This session will take a deeper dive into two of these platforms, Blackboard and StuView, and we'll guide you through using the tools you need
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Join us for this quick and informative session on learning to navigate the college environment. It can be challenging to figure out where to go and who to connect with but knowing how to navigate is critical to your academic, personal, and career
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Friends, family, and supporters can play a critical role in the success of a George Brown Student. Navigate through these orientation pages to learn a little more about the orientation experience, or join us for a scheduled live information session
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Join us on Thursday, January 5th and explore the Waterfront campus. There will be tours, lab tours, information sessions and workshops, games, giveaways, and a showcase of services and supports all there to ensure you are ready to start your classes
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Join us on Friday, January 6th and explore the St James campus. There will be tours, lab tours, information sessions and workshops, games, giveaways, and a showcase of services and supports all there to ensure you are ready to start your classes. You