Orientation to Campus Tours

Group of Lakehead students wearing blue and yellow spirit wear cheering and smiling while having fun at Orientation. The Life in Colour, Orientation 2022 rainbow wolf head logo is located in the bottom right corner of the image. 
Welcome to Lakehead University!

Congratulations on accepting your offer and confirming that you will be joining us new Thunderwolf!

Registration is now CLOSED for both our Thunder Bay and Orillia winter Orientation to Campus tours. Our next tours will be available starting June 1, 2023!  We encourage you to visit campus on your own and ask our friendly staff and faculty if you have any questions about campus. If you have any questions about our tours or if you would like to request a Orientation to Campus Tour outside of our normal schedule, please email us at tours.ssc@lakeheadu.ca .


Orillia campus students entering year 1 or 2 of the BEd program (P/J), your classes will take place at the Heritage Place campus in Downtown Orillia. Tours of Heritage Place take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:00PM, and are booked through Undergraduate Recruitment which can be done at  https://www.lakeheadu.ca/admissions/campus-tours/orillia/book-campus-tour-orillia.



Masking Policy

Effective June 1, 2022 Lakehead University's masking requirement will be lifted. While masking will no longer be a requirement on our campuses as of June 1, with the exception of our in-person graduation celebrations, everyone is strongly encouraged to wear masks in all indoor public settings in keeping with the Province's current health recommendations.

Please note that Lakehead's mandatory vaccination policy may be reinstated with little notice if necessary - based on advice from local health units and/or the province. 

For updates regarding the Covid-19 situation at Lakehead University, please visit: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/about/coronavirus 

Unable to attend a Orientation to Campus Tour in person?

We have an option for you too! For those who are unable to attend an Orientation to Campus in-person tour, we have recorded a virtual Orientation To Campus Tour to help you become more familiar with our Thunder Bay & Orillia campuses. We also encourage you to visit our campuses on your own and ask our friendly staff and faculty if you have any questions about campus!

Ask Us

If you have questions about our tours or Lakehead University, please give the Student Success Centre (SSC) a call or send us an email - we're happy to guide you through your next steps!

Thunder Bay & Orillia Campus:

Orientation To Campus Tours Team
(807) 343-8018
(705) 330-4010 ext. 2118