Smart Start @ St. Lawrence College

By St. Lawrence College Modified on July 29, 2016

Are you a new student coming to SLC? Sign up for Smart Start, a two-day transition event!


Starting college can be a challenging time. We can help you make the best possible transition. Be ready to start your post-secondary journey with confidence.

Highlights of Smart Start @ SLC include:

  • Students who participated have demonstrated academic excellence in their first year of studies
  • Parent/Guardian session
  • Orientation for students with disabilities
  • Aboriginal orientation
  • First Generation orientation
  • Student Success

What will I do at Smart Start?

  • Accessibility supports and tools workshop
  • Get ready for fall! Student ID Cards, lockers,
  • Time to get your books and any SLC merchandise - the bookstore now has price match!
  • Guided campus tour
  • Learn to use your library resources effectively
  • Meet new people
  • Note taking/learning strategy workshops
  • Plagiarism, essay writing, and APA citation tips
  • Readiness tutorials on math and science
  • and Blackboard workshop
  • "There's an app for that" workshop
  • Understand financial planning for college

2016 Dates:

Brockville Campus Monday, August 29 and Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Register for the Brockville Campus here!

Cornwall Campus Tuesday, August 30 and Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Register for the Cornwall Campus here!

Kingston Campus Wednesday, August 31 and Thursday, September 1, 2016
Register for the Kingston Campus here!