Students new to post-secondary education can be confused by all the changes, new regulations, and procedures. Schools have now implemented first year programs and advisors to help new students cope.
Many schools now have an orientation week for first year students. This is generally considered a series of social events, but is designed to give students a 揷rash course?in college or university life, academic expectations, and the chance to meet new people.
Typical aspects of orientation week include a campus tour. This takes students to all the places they will need to know about in the future, such as the student union building, registrar抯 office, bookstore, and libraries. Students also get the ch