Welcome to Your Ineō Orientation

Please note that Ineō Orientation is mandatory for all incoming students. Depending on your program (ie. Domestic/International, Full-Time/Part-Time) different dates and sessions apply for you. Please take careful note below.

NOTE: All orientation sessions will be held in-person. The dress code is smart casual. Scroll down to view session details.

Wednesday, May 1, 2024
9:00 – 5:00PM EDT New to Canada

Location: TBD

International Relations



Thursday, May 2, 2024
9:00AM – 2:30PM Social Insurance Number (SIN) Clinic

Avoid the lines at Service Canada and sign up for a SIN appointment at Schulich to receive your SIN in just 10 minutes! Just book an appointment slot and bring your passport and valid study permit.


3:00 – 3:30PM EDT Registration and Coffee Chat

Location: Concierge at SSB Main Entrance – Corner of Ian MacDonald Blvd & York Blvd

Check-in at the registration table and receive your name badge and agenda for the day!


3:30 – 4:45PM EDT Program Welcome

Location: TBD

Shanker Trivedi, Program Director

5:00 – 5:30PM EDT Dean’s Welcome

Location: Auditorium

Dean Detlev Zwick, Schulich School of Business

5:30 – 6:30PM EDT Alumni Panel

Location: Auditorium

Moderated by Ashwin Joshin, Associate Dean, Program.  The Alumni Panel discussion brings a rich conversation for incoming students to hear from a group of graduates about their various stories: their academic stories, their experiences on campus, and their reflections since graduation.

Alumni Panelists

  • TBD

Read Alumni Bios

6:30 – 8:30PM EDT Dean’s Networking Reception

Location: Marketplace


Friday, May 3, 2024

10:00 – 10:30AM EDT Registration 

Location: Concierge at SSB Main Entrance – Corner of Ian MacDonald Blvd & York Blvd

Check-in at the registration table to confirm your attendance. Remember to bring your name badge and agenda for the day!


10:30 – 12:00AM EDT Culture of Integrity

Location: N105, N106

Student & Enrolment Services

Schulich’s Culture of Integrity highlights the importance of core values through resource literacy, interactive discussion, and student engagement.

12:00 – 1:00PM EDT Graduate Business Council (GBC) Welcome & Club Fair

Location: Auditorium


1:00 – 3:00PM EDT Centre of Career Design

Location: Auditorium

Hosted by CCD and Keynote Speaker TBD.

Executive Branding (TBD)

Executive branding is a process of discovering, defining and communicating your values, skills and unique value proposition to your audience(s.) With clarity and focus on who you are and what critical skills you bring to the table, you are well-equipped to speak to the dreaded ‘so – what do you do?’ what any audience, at any time.

Long-time friend and outside consultant Shoana Prasad of Glenwood Consulting Group Inc. is back to facilitate this interactive presentation.

Learning Outcomes Quick Guide:







Supports a sense of capability and provides students with information to be successful academically.

  • Administrative policies & practices
  • Curriculum
  • Academic honesty
  • Academic expectations
  • Prep courses

Supports a sense of connectedness and provides opportunities for students to build social networks.

  • Join student clubs
  • Participate in social events
  • Games/activities

Supports a sense of purpose and encourages goal-setting.

  • Career exploration
  • Professional development
  • Alumni stories
  • Specializations





Supports a sense of resourcefulness and provides resources and the development of interpersonal skills to build confidence.

  • Working in teams
  • Presentation skills
  • Navigating online systems & academic support services

Supports a sense of culture to instill pride and commitment to the school.

  • Identify with clear values
  • Allow for reflection
  • Familiarity with physical space (campus/building tours)
  • Student code of conduct