Online Graduate Student Orientation

Are you a new graduate student in an online or mixed mode program?

Join us for Online Graduate Student Orientation, two informative and interactive Facebook Live panels featuring advice from academic experts and graduate students in online programs:

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - Academic Panel @ 2 pm NST  Register here
Panelists: Dr. John Hoben, Dr. Donna Moralejo and Charlene Walsh
Academic Panelist Bios

Thursday, August 29, 2019 - Graduate Student Panel @ 2 pm NST Register here
Panelists: Julie Kavanagh, Master of Education (Post-Secondary) and Elizabeth Simms, Master of Technology Management

Learn how to maximize your personal and professional development, manage your work-life balance, and plan for academic success in your transition to graduate school. Bring your questions and ask us anything during a Q&A session following the panels!

Questions? Please contact Julie Bowering at

Be sure to register for Connect Fall 2019, an orientation to online learning hosted in the Online Learning (Brightspace) platform.  It will help you connect with the larger Memorial University community and its online resources, and should ease your transition into online learning to help you succeed in your online program! Register here

Online Course Resources:

Netiquette - Expectations for online communication and discussion

Guidelines for Group Work - Tips for working in online groups


School of Graduate Studies

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Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000