Checklist

BEFORE ORIENTATION

Domestic

4 months before

Once you receive your acceptance letter, visit this Orientation website to read about next steps (already done part of step 1, good job!)

3-4 months before classes begin.

Check your personal email for an onboarding email.
Click link within email to activate your official Laurentian student account. This account is where you will have access to everything you need at Laurentian including course registration

3-4 months before classes begin.

Within the portal,  click “Self Service” from the menu bar to start planning your courses. When course registration opens (2.5 months before classes start) you’ll just need to click the blue “register” button.This saves you lots of time and stress as registration for classes fill up fast. 

3.5 months before

Once again, through your portal, click residence from the menu and apply for residence.
Meal plan what you need to know:
to live off-campus, book an apt with us to find out options in Sudbury.

Register for Orientation through this google form:

2-3 months before classes begin.

Through your myLaurentian student portal, upload your photo within the “Processes” This will help you save time and by-pass all the line-ups during Orientation.

2-3 months before classes begin.

Start weekly touchpoints with your first-year campus coach. Think of your coach like your personal trainer through this exercise of starting here.
If you haven’t signed up for one, click here.

International

4 months before

Once you receive your acceptance letter, visit this Orientation website to read about next steps (already done part of step 1, good job!) You will need to apply for study-permit 3.5-4 months before your classes as these can take up to 12 weeks to process. One of the main reasons for VISA denial is incomplete applications, so book an appointment with our advisor who can guide you.

3-4 months before classes begin.

Check your personal email for an onboarding email.
Click link within email to activate your official Laurentian student account. This account is where you will have access to everything you need at Laurentian including course registration

3-4 months before classes begin.

Within the portal,  click “Self Service” from the menu bar to start planning your courses. When course registration opens (2.5 months before classes start) you’ll just need to click the blue “register” button.This saves you lots of time and stress as registration for classes fill up fast.

3.5 months before

Once again, through your portal, click residence from the menu and apply for residence.
Meal plan what you need to know:
to live off-campus, book an apt with us to find out options in Sudbury.
Register for Mandatory International Student Orientation through this google form.

2.5 - 3 months before

Book your flight travel to be arriving before your first day of Orientation. See the dates within the registration form. Ensure your final destination is YSB Sudbury, ON. Once your flight is booked, register for your complimentary airport shuttle by clicking this link.

2-3 months before classes begin.

Through your myLaurentian student portal, upload your photo within the “shop services”. This will help you save time and by-pass all the line-ups during Orientation

2-3 months before classes begin.

Start weekly touchpoints with your first-year campus coach. Think of your coach like your personal trainer through this exercise of starting here.
If you haven’t signed up for one, click here

Domestic

Ensure to complete pre-Orientation checklist.

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Ensure you signed-up for Orientation here.

Learn about academic resources and supports

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Engage with the beautiful Laurentian University campus

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Thrive in good physical, mental, and social well-being
Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Participate in the diverse community on campus and in the City of Greater Sudbury

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

International

Ensure to complete pre-Orientation checklist.

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Ensure you signed-up for Orientation here.

Learn about academic resources and supports

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Engage with the beautiful Laurentian University campus

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Thrive in good physical, mental, and social well-being

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Participate in the diverse community on campus and in the City of Greater Sudbury

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

My first 6-weeks

 (Gain some experiential professional learning early to prepare you for your career!)

Domestic

Weekly google calendar meeting with your coach.

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Sign-up for your weekly workshop to get to know essential services on campus including tutoring, writing, exam preparation, starting your journey as a professional and seeking experiential learning opportunities here.

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Mid semester check-in point with (Between oct19-Nov 1)
Academic Advisor to see where you’re at.

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

International

Weekly google calendar meeting with your coach.

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Sign-up for your weekly workshop to get to know essential services on campus including tutoring, writing, exam preparation, starting your journey as a professional and seeking experiential learning opportunities here.

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.

Mid semester check-in point with (Between oct19-Nov 1)
Academic Advisor to see where you’re at.

Ressources:
Videos
Screenshots
Book apt.