Start Strong

BEFORE COMING TO ORIENTATION, WE EXPECT TO SEE YOU AT START STRONG!

At Start Strong, you will:

  • Familiarize yourself with the campus.
  • Gather vital information about how to succeed as a college student.
  • Begin to form your DC support network by connecting with students and staff.
  • Pick up your campus ID.
  • Find your classes with personalized tours.
  • Get answers to all your questions about financial aid, credit transfers, and more!

Our goal is to ensure that you and your family leave feeling confident that college is the right place for you!

Please note: this program is geared to our first-year students and may not be valuable to students in our graduate certificate programs.

Start Strong 2017 Dates:

Monday, August 14 - School of Health & Community Services
Tuesday, August 15 - School of Justice & Emergency Services
Wednesday, August 16 - Whitby Campus (START/CFF/Other Whitby Programs)
Thursday, August 17 - Animal Care (Whitby)
Monday, August 21 - School of Science & Engineering
Tuesday, August 22 - School of Media, Art & Design
Wednesday, August 23 - School of Business, IT & Management
Thursday, August 24 - School of Interdisciplinary Studies
Thursday, August 24 - Start Strong Evening Session - General (Oshawa)
Saturday, September 2 - General (Oshawa)

If you have any questions regarding the program, please contact firstyear@durhamcollege.ca.

**Attention: Simcoe Street at Oshawa campus may be under construction, please follow detour signs as marked. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.**