May@Mac Open House

SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2018 10:00 A.M. TO 4:00 P.M.

  • Find out more in-depth information about your program of study.
  • See some of our residences.
  • Explore our beautiful campus.

All activities are on a drop-in basis

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AGENDA

May at Mac 2018 Agenda Cover

Plan your trip in advance! Click here to download a copy of the May at Mac Agenda where you will find a campus map, schedule of events and details about the Faculty/Program Showcase.

TOURS

RESIDENCE TOURS
10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: refer to agenda provided upon arrival

Tour some of our residences on a drop-in basis with the help of our friendly residence volunteers.

CAMPUS BUS TOURS
10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(1/2 hour tour leaving every 15 minutes, drop-in / first-come first served)
In front of Museum of Art

Enjoy a 30-minute campus bus tour with one of our McMaster student guides. This is a great opportunity for you to get a feel for our campus.

ATHLETICS CENTRE TOURS
11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

David Braley Athletics Centre Lobby

Join a guided tour to check out state-of-the-art facilities: The Pulse (workout facility), indoor track, climbing wall, international size squash courts, and 150,000 square foot double gymnasium.


REFRESHMENTS
(open for food and drinks purchase)

McMaster University Student Centre
Tim Hortons: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

La Piazza: 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning & Discovery
CafeOne: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

David Braley Athletics Centre
ByMac: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


 

GENERAL PRESENTATIONS

ACCEPTANCE TO REGISTRATION
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. or 1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning & Discovery, Room 1305 / 1307

Wondering what to do once you accept McMaster’s offer? Let us outline the registration process, timelines, and the services available to you as students.

YOU’VE ACCEPTED YOUR OFFER:
TRANSITIONING FROM HIGH SCHOOL TO UNIVERSITY
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., or 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Michael G. Degroote Centre for Learning & Discovery, Room 1305/1307

So, you’ve decided, you are coming to Mac in the fall. Do you wonder about ‘orientation’? At McMaster, orientation is more than a week long series of events and activities known as Welcome Week. Join us for an overview of the ‘McMaster Orientation Arc’ where you’ll learn about the orientation and transition programs designed for your successful transition from high school to university. Beginning in mid-June and continuing throughout the summer and in to the fall, this session will highlight the goals, key features, registration information (where required) and costs of each program.

McMASTER EXCHANGE PROGRAM
Time: 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning & Discovery, Room 1110

Thinking about adding a global / international component to your university experience? Learn about going abroad through the McMaster Exchange Program.

STUDENT ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES INFO SESSION
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning & Discovery, Room 1110

Find out what services are available for students with a disability. IEPs, documentation and academic accommodations will be discussed.

FAIRS & PROGRAM SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES

FACULTY / PROGRAM SHOWCASE
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Various Locations

Each Level I program will be offering a variety of activities; from sample lectures, lab demonstrations, to meet and greet with faculty, staff and students.

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McMASTER SERVICES MARKETPLACE
10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

McMaster University Student Centre, Atrium

Browse displays from various student services and organizations and have all your questions answered!

Marketplace participants include:

  • Admissions
  • Alumni Association
  • Athletics & Recreation
  • Campus Store
  • Financial Aid & Scholarships
  • Hospitality Services
  • Housing Services
  • McMaster Exchange Program
  • McMaster Money Centre
  • McMaster Outdoor Orientation Student Experience (MOOSE)
  • McMaster Students Union (MSU)
  • MSU Horizons Conference
  • Off-Campus Resource Centre
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Parking Services
  • Security Services
  • Student Accessibility Services
  • Student Account & Cashiers
  • Student Success Centre
  • Student Wellness Centre

PARKING & DIRECTIONS

Click here for directions by public transit. Complimentary parking is provided to all visitors in Lot M only. are Click here for parking instructions.

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