Getting Started at Mohawk

Getting ready to start this semester? Check out your options for Orientation and where to find what you are looking for.

 

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Are you new to Mohawk? 

Semester Ready Checklist

Secure your spot – pay your tuition deposit by the due date
Fees must be paid before you can choose your timetable or get your ONE Card.

Ways to pay your fees

Pay online now on MyMohawk (opens new window)

Complete your Assessments for Success 
To book your Assessment log into MyMohawk and go to the "Registration" tab. Under the "Post Secondary Students" section and look for the link to "Book your Assessment for Success."

Login to MyMohawk

Explore Orientation Options
Check out Mohawk's specialized orientation activities. Decide what options best suit your needs.

Make note of important dates
Find important academic dates including deposit payment deadline, timetable registrations, and college closures by visiting the Academic Dates website. 

Academic Dates Website

Select your timetable to register
The timetable selection schedule will be posted on MyMohawk. Login and click on the "My Student Account" tab.

Login to MyMohawk

Get your ONE Card 
Once you select a timetable, you may upload your ONE Card Photo and pick up your card in person.

Upload your ONE Card photo  

Find out how to up your printed card.

Attend Day One Orientation 
Day One Orientation happens on your first day of college. Come to campus to meet faculty and peers, learn about your program, and be welcomed into the Mohawk College community. 

Do you have what you need?

Things to consider...

Housing 
Students can choose to live on-campus or off-campus. Learn more about your housing options 

Student Housing

Transportation
Are you planning on driving to the college? Visit parking for more information. 

Parking .

Considering public transportation?

Public transportation.

HSR Bus Pass Information 

Finance
Complete a Financial Needs Assessment Profile (FNAP) to apply for scholarships and bursaries

FNAP

Consider applying for a part time job.

Student and Graduate Employment

Campus Student Employment Program

Apply now for the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) 

OSAP

Develop your financial literacy with Mo' Money

Mo' Money

Tech Set Up 
Learn how to set up your Mohawk email, log into MyMohawk, access eLearn, and connect to WIFI. 

Student Technical Support

Getting Involved
Mohawk has lots to offer outside the classroom. Consider getting involved in volunteering, athletics and recreation, student leadership, or student clubs. 

Get Involved

Wellness
Students across all Mohawk campuses can access a variety of supportive wellness and healthcare services offered by a diverse team of health advocates. 

Wellness4U

Health Centre

David Braley Athletics and Recreation Centre

Buy your books and supplies

Fennell and Stoney Creek Campus
Booklists are updated regularly. Buy your books in-person at the Bookstore or online.

View Bookstore hours of operation

View required textbooks and courseware 

Purchase books online 

Institute for Applied Health Sciences at McMaster
Books and supplied are available at the The Media Shop McMaster Health Science Building, Room 1G or online. 

Purchase books online 

MSA Used Book Sale
For details, go to the Mohawk Students' Association website or contact the Fennell MSA Office at 905-575-2393 or toll free from Brantford at 519-759-7200 ext. 2393.

Mohawk Students Association 

Get a Locker
You can book a locker at the Fennell or Stoney Creek Campuses on MyMohawk by selecting the "Campus Life" tab and selecting "Locker Rentals". 

Login to Mohawk

Students at the Institute for Applied Health Sciences at McMaster can book a locker through The Square between 8:30am - 4:30pm.

 

Be College Ready.

 Orientation Options

Mohawk is a diverse community and we offer specialized orientations. All students should check out the following options:

Get Set Sessions
Small group one hour sessions offered by Student Services staff throughout the summer to help get you prepared to start your program. Sessions focus on important deadlines, navigating online systems, tips for college success, and answering any questions you may have. 

Book your Get Set Session

Start Smart 
An optional semester ready mini orientation to get a head start on college life. Attend sessions on note taking, time-management, how to get involved, and more! 

Start Smart

Indigenous Student Services Orientation
Indigenous Student Services offers a wide range of services and activities for our Indigenous students designed to make to your experience here at the College both interesting and fun.

Indigenous Student Services Orientation

Accessible Learning Services' Begin Well, Do Well
One day of workshops designed to help students with a disability transition to college. The workshops focus on self advocacy, time management, and technology.

Accessible Learning Services' Begin Well, Do Well

International Student Orientation
A day to meet fellow international students, learn about college services, and be welcomed to the Mohawk College community. 

International Student Orientation

Mature Student Meet & Mingle 
Mature students have a unique set of needs and challenges; at our Meet & Mingle sessions, meet students and staff that can aid in your transition to college. Participants can expect a mature student discussion panel, Q & A session, and opportunity to mingle with other mature students and college resources. 

Meet & Mingle

Peer Mentor
Connect with an upper year student through 1 on 1 meetings. Peer Mentors are there to support you through your first year and help you connect to the services you are looking for. 

ingie.metwally [at] mohawkcollege.ca (Sign up for a 1-on-1 Student Mentor)

Attend Day One.

Details

Day One is the first day of college for new students starting this semester. 

Program Launch: Meet your faculty and learn about the specific details of your program.  

College Welcome: A large welcome from the college staff, faculty, and administration. Includes guest speakers, and interactive activities to meet peers. 

Social: Time for you to meet new and current students as well as learn about some on campus resources and activities. Includes a free meal!

Start Smart: We know you'll have a lot of questions before beginning at Mohawk, so we're giving you the opportunity to get ahead and have your questions answered early! Hear from upper year students and learn about resources and tips for success.