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Kick Start

As part of our First Year Experience (FYE) program, Kick Start is designed to help new students transition into the University of Guelph-Humber. Through live webinars running in July, you and your family members & supporters will receive information about course selection, financial services, and wellness supports. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions to current students and staff.

Webinar recordings will be made available following the events.

Registration

Kick Start webinars are free to attend. Please note that some webinars are only for new students, others are for family members & supporters, and some are open to both audiences. 

Kick Start for Course Selection
Become a pro at WebAdvisor! You’ll learn everything you need to successfully pick your Fall courses from an Academic Advisor. Course selection opens the week of July 12. Please check the course selection dates listed on the website.
Audience: Students
Dates:

  • Tuesday, July 6, 2021, 11:00 am EST (1 hour)
  • Thursday, July 8, 2021, 2:00 pm EST (1 hour)

Watch a recording

Kick Start for Student Wellness
UofGH is here to help enhance and support students’ wellness in a safe, respectful, and inclusive environment. Discover how Athletics, Black Academic Success and Engagement, Indigenous Education & Engagement, LGBTQ+ Resource Centre, and the Student Wellness and Accessibility Centre support student health and wellness and how to access their services.
Audience: Students and family members & supporters
Dates:

  • Monday, July 12, 2021, 2:00 pm EST (1 hour)
  • Wednesday, July 14, 2021, 11:00 am EST (1 hour)

Watch a recording

Kick Start for University Parents & Supporters
Supporters will gain a better understanding of the transition students go through as they begin university and discover the resources students can access for support. This session is facilitated by Student Life and includes presentations from Academic Advising, Career & Placement Services, and the Student Wellness and Accessibility Centre.
Audience: Family members & supporters
Dates:

  • Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 12:00 pm EST (1 hour)
  • Thursday, July 22, 2021, 5:00 pm EST (1 hour)

Watch a recording

Kick Start for Financial Services
Learn about fee payment, OSAP, RESPs, and financial advising from a Student Financial Services representative. Get tips on applying for bursaries and scholarships provided by the University.
Audience: Students and family members & supporters
Dates:

  • Monday, July 26, 2021, 12:00 pm EST (1 hour)
  • Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 5:00 pm EST (1 hour)

Watch a recording

Questions about Kick Start?

Contact Student Life at:

Phone: 416-798-1331 ext.6288
Email: life@guelphhumber.ca