New Student Orientation

Congratulations on your admission!

The information on this page is designed to help you as you prepare to register and gear up for your first semester at college. Remember that the first day of classes for the Winter 2020 semester is Friday, January 17, 2020.

Questions about studying at Dawson College? Check out our FAQ for newly admitted students.


Registration Dates

Find your registration date

Welcome Days – What you should know

Video Resources

These videos will guide you through some of the steps you must follow in order to complete your registration. The videos are best viewed directly on the Vimeo site, and not in full screen mode.

Please note that the Registration Help Line mentioned in the videos runs only during the registration period. View the Help Line schedule.

This is how you activate your student portal

This is how you register (Daytime students)

First-Semester Academic Orientation

This is how you pay your fees

This is how you find your schedule online

This is how you change your courses

Useful Links and Services

Last Modified: December 13, 2019