First-Year Orientation

Rotman Commerce’s first-year orientation is designed to introduce new students to the ins and outs of life in business school. From academics to student organizations, you’ll get your first taste of what it means to be a member of the Rotman Commerce community at orientation.

In addition to your College orientation activities, Rotman Commerce hosts a number of great events to introduce you to life at RC. At each one, you’ll meet new people, learn about the RC community, and find out about what it takes to succeed in our program. We’ll provide you with everything you need to start your first year off right!

Orientation information for 2019 will be available in the summer. Admitted students should keep an eye on their email for exact dates!

2018 Orientation Events

A September 2018 calendar with an icon on the days of Orientation events.

House Meet and Greet

When: Tuesday, September 4, 2018 | 1 – 2:30 PM
Where: Woodsworth Residence and Woodsworth College Courtyards (125 and 119 St. George St.)

Our annual House Meet and Greet will give you your first taste of community life at Rotman Commerce! Meet your Housemates, get your House shirt, and have sno cones and cotton candy while perusing Rotman Commerce’s Student Organization club fair.

Register on the RC Student Portal – Events – September.

Taking Care of Business 2022 (TCB2022)

When: Friday, September 7, 2018 | 1 – 4 PM
Where: Desautels Hall, Rotman School of Management (105 St. George St.)

TCB2022 will give you the tools and knowledge you’ll need to succeed at Rotman Commerce. Ask the student panel your burning questions, hear from an esteemed alum, and pick up your Rotman Commerce branded backpack!

Check in and late registration begin at 1:00 PM and Opening Remarks are at 1:30 PM.

The Rotman Commerce Experience 2022 (RCX2022)

When: Friday, September 14, 1:30 – 6 PM
Start: Kruger Hall, Woodsworth College (119 St. George St.)
Tilt Arcade (824 Dundas St. W.)

RCX is our annual inter-House competition exclusive to first-year students. This event kicks off a year of friendly House competition and marks the start of the race to be the House champion by the end of the academic year. Make your House proud by coming out on top (and win tons of House points) in a specially-curated scavenger hunt across Toronto, and spend a night with your new friends at Toronto’s premier Arcade Cafe, Tilt.

Register on the RC Student Portal – Events – September.

International Student Welcome Mixer

When: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 | 4:30 – 6:30 PM
Where: Kruger Hall, Woodsworth College (119 St. George St.)

Are you new to Canada? Don’t miss our welcome mixer! Meet your fellow international students, RCSA International Student Liaisons, and get advice on international transitions and academics.

Register on the RC Student Portal – Events – September.


When: Thursday, September 20, 2018 | 1:30 – 3:30 PM
Where: Kruger Hall, Woodsworth College (119 St. George St.)

Your future career success depends on what you do today.

Career Success = Classroom Learning + Life Experiences + Career Strategies

Start pursuing your dream job at Rotman Commerce Career Day 2018.

Discover potential careers, employers, and success strategies. Meet career coaches and advisors. Win amazing prizes. Achieve greater career success. Whether you are uncertain about your career direction or focused on a specific goal, the Rotman Commerce Career Centre can help you strategize and achieve a fulfilling career.