Incoming Undergraduate Students

Incoming Students Welcome to Queen's
Incoming Students Welcome to Queen's

June Webinar Series 2021

Check out our scheduled webinars where you will learn about the fall semester, understand important dates and deadlines, and have the opportunity to ask questions to faculty, staff, and upper year students! 

Transitioning to University: SEO Summer Programs 
Thursday, June 10th, 2021, 5:00-6:00pm, EDT 

  • Wondering how to prepare for your transition to Queen’s? Looking for opportunities to stay informed and connected to your new community during the summer? Join us to learn about the Student Experience Office’s programs including Summer Orientation to Academics and Resources (SOAR), the Next Steps Website, and Fall Orientation. Family members and supporters are also encouraged to attend to learn what resources are available specifically to you.  
  • Register here! 
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First-Year Families & Supporters Webinar  
Tuesday, June 15th, 2021, 7:00-8:00pm, EDT 

  • Have questions about the university’s plans for the fall? Join us for this ‘Ask Me Anything’ webinar featuring Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs Ann Tierney, and Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) Mark Green. Get the latest information about academics, residences, peer mentor and other welcome-to-campus programming, inclusive student services, and more! Incoming students, family members, and supporters are encouraged to attend. 
  • Register here!
  • Password: queens 

Your Move to Kingston: Living Off-Campus 
Thursday, June 24th, 2021, 7:00-8:00pm, EDT  

  • Do you have questions or concerns about living off-campus this fall? If you feel like you don’t know where to start, be sure to attend this event. Learn about when and where to start your off-campus housing search, how to navigate rentals during the pandemic, picking your housemates, applications and lease agreements, and the rights and responsibilities of tenants and landlords. You will also be introduced to the Queen’s FYNIRS (First Year Not In Residence Student) group and learn how they can help with your transition to Kingston.  
  • Register here!
  • Password: queens 

Upper Year Student Q&A Panel  
Thursday, July 8th, 2021, 3:00-4:00pm, EDT  

  • Want to hear from upper year students? Have questions about transitioning to university, classes and academics, or how to get involved? Join our panel of upper year students from a wide range of faculties, as they provide you with tips and tricks for supporting your transition to Queen’s and answer any questions you may have about the process.  
  • Register here!
  • Password: queens 

Learn About SASS - A Guide to Student Academic Success

Meet Susan Korba, the director of the Student Academic Success Services (SASS). In this introductory video, Susan explores some of the many services available to students who come to SASS. These include but are not limited to: academic advising, writing at university, and learning strategy development. To learn more visit the SASS website.

 

Check this webpage for parents, family members and supporters, with links to lots of information, including Fall 2020 Faculty/School-specific plans and Residences. Many of your questions will be answered at the links provided.