Here are some frequently asked questions and answers. If you are returning to campus physically, be sure to check out our Return to Campus page too. 

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Winter Orientation will be offered entirely online. More information will be available and sent to students in December.

What is Online Orientation?

Online Orientation is designed to provide you with a space to learn how to navigate your new academic journey while at home. You will also have the opportunity to Meet Your Faculty, partake in many fun and free events, interact with other Humber students virtually, and gain an understanding of how Humber is working to support you!

Winter Orientation will be offered entirely online. More information will be available and sent to students in December.

What is my “Faculty”?

All programs are grouped into “faculty”, for example, if you are taking Business Management, you're in the Faculty of Business. To find out your faculty please click here.

Do I have to register ahead of time?

Yes! Be sure to sign up for your Meet Your Faculty virtual session (September 1-3) where you can get all your questions answered from your faculty, meet other classmates and feel ready for your first day at Humber!

Is there information for family and friends at Online Re-Orientation?

Yes! Information for family and friends can be found here.

Is there a cost to attend Online Orientation?

Orientation is free and a great way to get ready to take on your new academic journey!

What should I wear for Online Orientation?

Dress in whatever makes you feel good, the beauty of Online Orientation is that you get to do it from the comfort of your own home. 

What's the best way to meet people during Orientation?

Sometimes it can be intimidating to virtually join events. Rest assured, everyone is in the same position as you and we have built-in opportunities for you to interact with other students during our events and on social media. You can also check out this video on how to make friends online for some tips from a fellow student!

I’m an upper-year Humber student interested in learning more about how to stay connected at Humber while studying virtually, can I attend Online Orientation?

Yes! Our Online Orientation website’s content is fully available for all Humber students, family, and friends to access. Our Meet Your Faculty Sessions, Blackboard Module, and several of our Welcome Month events are only available for first-year students. For more information, please e-mail us at orientation@humber.ca. We look forward to hearing from you!

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