You must attend all of your orientation events, according to your program of study.

May 2018 Orientation schedule for Degree, Diploma or Certificate (post-secondary) programs

Mandatory orientation

Day 1 Program Orientation
Thursday, May 3, 2018
More details to follow
Day 2 International Student Welcome Reception
Friday, May 11, 2018
5 p.m. – 8 p.m. | Recreation Centre – Doon (Kitchener) campus
299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener
Day 3 Mandatory Post-Secondary International Student Information Session
Saturday, May 12, 2018
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Recreation Centre – Doon (Kitchener) campus
299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener

May 2018 Orientation schedule for English for Academic Studies (EAS) program

Mandatory orientation

Day 1 Wednesday, May 2, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Welcome Centre - Guild Room – Doon (Kitchener) campus
299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener
Day 2 Thursday, May 3, 2018
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Room to be determined – Doon (Kitchener) campus
299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener
Day 3 Friday, May 11, 2018
5 p.m. – 8 p.m. | Recreation Centre - Doon (Kitchener) campus
299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener

Student ID – ONE Card

Upload your photo in advance and pick up your ONE Card (student ID) as soon as you arrive. Get help with your ONE Card.

Getting Online

For instructions on how to access myConestoga, eConestoga, student portal, email, timetable, booklist, etc. visit the IT website.


Start Smart Checklist

Welcome to your Start Smart Checklist. This is a way to keep track of everything you need to do before classes start. Be prepared.

  • Connect with the International Office
  • Confirm fees are paid and confirm registration
  • Get a campus map
  • Confirm orientation details
  • Get ONE Card (student identification)
  • Get online and access: MyConestoga, eConestoga, student portal, student email, etc.
  • Print timetable
  • Print booklist
  • Purchase books and special course equipment
  • Find out about local transportation
  • Purchase a bus pass
  • Open a bank account
  • Get a cell phone or new SIM card
  • Start an amazing adventure at Conestoga College