Both days run from 10:00am to 4:00pm and BOTH are identical.
- Campus Tours
Location: McMaster University Student Centre
Tour Times: 10:00am – 3:00pm (last tour leaves at 3:00pm)
Mini 45 minute walking tours will be offered every 15 minutes on a drop-in basis. Your tour guide will be a current McMaster student, and will be happy to share experiences with you about life on campus.
Last tour will leave at 3:00pm (45 minutes long)
Tour Times: 10:00am – 3:30pm
Drop-in to any of the 12 McMaster residences, and one of our friendly residence volunteers would be happy to show you a room. For more information on our residences, click here.
- Academic Information Sessions and Displays
See chart below for locations and times of each session
These 30-45 minute presentations are designed to give you an overview of all the direct-entry level I programs that McMaster offers. Outside of each presentation room we will have staff/students available to answer specific questions that you may have.
McMaster Marketplace (Student Services)
Location: McMaster University Student Centre, Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm
Student service displays will be set up for you to browse at your leisure. Meet reps and students for each area to get all of your questions answered.
Academic Information Sessions
NOTE : session times may change, the final schedule will be sent to all those that RSVP prior to the event.
BSB = Burke Science Building
LEVEL I ProgramS
BUILDING – ROOM
|Arts & Science||10am and 1pm||MDCL 1110|
|Bachelor of Technology||11:00am and 1:00pm||ETB 238|
|Business||10am, 12pm and 2pm||MUSC – 3rd Floor (CIBC Banquet Hall)|
|Chemical & Physical Sciences||11:00am and 1:00pm||MDCL 1102|
|Computer Science||11:00AM and 1:00PM||JHE 376
|Engineering||10:00AM, 11:00AM, 12:00PM and 1:00PM||BSB 147|
|Environmental & Earth Sciences||11:00am and 1:00pm||MDCL 1309|
|Health Sciences||11:00AM and 1:00PM
Educating for Capability
|Humanities, Music and
10:30am, 12pm and 1:30pm
|Integrated Biomedical Engineering & Health Sciences||10:00am, 12:00pm & 2:00pm||JHE 376|
|Integrated Business & Humanities||10am, 12pm and 2pm||MUSC – 3rd Floor (CIBC Banquet Hall)|
|Integrated Science||2:00pm||MDCL 1105|
|Kinesiology||11:00am and 1:00pm||MDCL 1105|
||10:00am, 12:00pm and 2:00pm||MDCL 1305/1307|
|Mathematics & Statistics
||10:00am and 2:00pm||MDCL 1309|
|Medical Radiation Sciences||10:00am and 12:00pm||MDCL 1105|
|Midwifery||*No Presentation – See Representatives in MDCL||MDCL|
|10:00 AM 12:00PM and 2:00PM||MDCL 1102|
|Social Sciences||11am, 1pm and 2pm||LRW 1055|
The Student Recruitment Office and Security and Parking Services at McMaster are happy to offer complimentary parking to Fall Preview visitors! Upon parking your vehicle, simply hop on one of our shuttle buses which will deliver you to the centre of campus, near the McMaster University Student Centre to start your day!
We ask that all visitors please enter the campus through the Cootes Drive entrance to McMaster University. See map on left or use GPS coordinates 43°15’41.5″N 79°55’24.1″W ( 43.2615361,-79.9233498 on Google Maps).
Please print this page and follow these directions on Saturday, October 29 or November 19. (Note that these differ from our regular campus tour directions.)
From Toronto, Oakville, Burlington
Take Highway 403 to the Main Street West exit. At the traffic lights at the top of the ramp turn left onto Main Street West (heading west). Continue along Main Street in the second to the far right hand lane until you pass the Hospital entrance. At the following set of lights merge right to take the corner onto Cootes Drive. Take the first McMaster University exit (right) off of Cootes Drive and Parking Officers will direct you to the parking lots.
From St. Catharines and the Niagara Peninsula
Follow the Queen Elizabeth Way over the Skyway Bridge as though going to Toronto. Take Highway 403 West towards Hamilton and follow the
directions from Toronto, Oakville, Burlington as previously described.
Take Highway 8 to the Town of Dundas. Proceed along King Street straight through Dundas and this will become Highway 102 (Cootes Drive). Exit off Cootes Drive on the right for McMaster University. Parking Officers will direct you to the nearest parking lots.
From Brantford and London
From Brantford travel on Highway 403 East to the Aberdeen Street exit. After exiting Highway 403 turn left onto Longwood Road (first lights) and proceed to Main Street (next lights). Turn left onto Main Street. Continue along Main Street in the second to the far right hand lane until you pass the Hospital entrance. At the following set of lights merge right to take the corner onto Cootes Drive. Take the first McMaster University exit (right) off of Cootes Drive and Parking Officers will direct you to the parking lots.
- SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2016