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Welcome to orientation 2021! Graduate Student Orientation is your chance to learn about some of the many resources and services Laurier has to offer the graduate student community.

Orientation Resources

To help your transition to Laurier as a new graduate student, be sure to take advantage of the following resources:

Laurier 601

Our comprehensive guide, Laurier 601, will help you navigate your graduate student experience at Laurier. Filled with practical information, you may want to bookmark this page as a valuable reference as you progress through your degree.

Graduate Student Orientation (GSO601)

All fall 2021 incoming graduate students have been enrolled in GSO601 on MyLearningSpace (MyLS). Log in using your network credentials and browse from among the many opportunities available to learn how to navigate Laurier’s student systems, to make connections with peers, and to gain valuable information on supports and services for graduate students. Be sure to check the dates and to attend sessions that are of interest to you. Finally, don’t forget to check back regularly as more activities become available.

How to Attend a Session

To ensure the safety and well-being of all involved, sessions will be held in a virtual online setting through Zoom, with the exception of select pre-recorded videos which are already available for viewing in GSO601. Students must use their Laurier Zoom account to access these Zoom sessions. For assistance with setting up your Laurier Zoom account, visit Getting Started with Zoom.

All session times are in Eastern Time.