WHY SHOULD I ATTEND DRAGON WEEK?
Although Dragon Week is not mandatory, it is strongly recommended that you attend. Attending Dragon Week allows you to come and spend some time at the university without having to jump into classes right away. It is also a great opportunity to meet other new students who will be in the same classes and labs as you and to meet upper year students who will be able to help you with your transition and answer any questions you may have.
IF I BOUGHT A FROSH KIT, BUT CAN NOT PICK IT UP THE FIRST DAY, CAN I PICK IT UP ANOTHER DAY?
Yes, you are more than welcome to come in any day you want to, be sure to have proof of purchase beforehand.
IF I WANT TO STAY OVER FOR THE NIGHT, HOW CAN I DO SO?
Sign up for commuter sleepover will be available to you every night after each event. All you need to do is sign a form each night, bring a bag and also a change of clothes as well as any toiletries you may need.
WILL MY BELONGINGS BE SAFE DURING THE COMMUTER SLEEPOVER?
Yes, they will be safe. During the day your belongings will be stored in Room BC 105, it will be lock and opened periodically for you to get anything that you may need for the day.
AM I ABLE TO MISS SOME EVENTS?
Yes you are allowed to miss events. Although we recommend coming to every event, we understand that your work and personal schedules may conflict. Try to attend as many events as possible
CAN I BRING SOMEONE WHO DOES NOT ATTEND YORK TO ORIENTATION WEEK?
Unfortunately, all events can only be attended by York University students who have purchased Bethune Frosh kits and show the Orientation Wristband.
IF I AM NOT MOVING INTO BETHUNE RESIDENCE ON THE FIRST DAY, WHAT TIME SHOULD I COME TO BETHUNE FROSH WEEK?
You should come around 9 AM for kit pick up even though residence is moving in during the morning. Frosh Week events will commence at 12 PM.
WHEN IS THE LAST DAY TO PURCHASE A FROSH KIT?
Wednesday, September 4th 2019 will be the last day for you to purchase a frosh kit
HOW LONG IS FROSH KIT PICK UP ON SEPTEMBER 1st?
You will be able to pick up your kit from 9 AM till 1:30 PM in room 202
WHEN I HAVE ACADEMIC ORIENTATION WILL I BE MISSING ANY FROSH EVENTS?
No you will not. We have scheduled events with academic orientation in mind, therefore when you go to academic orientation you may continue on with the events afterwards.