May@Mac Open House

  • Saturday, May 13
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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    Join us at our university-wide Open House to:

    • Find out more in-depth information about your program of study.
    • See all 12 of our residences.
    • Explore our beautiful campus.
    • All activities are on a drop-in basis
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  • PARKING & DIRECTIONS

    Parking LogoDirections by public transit are available online.

    Complimentary parking is provided to all visitors in Lot M only.
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AGENDA

  • TOURS


    RESIDENCE TOURS

    Time: 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Location: refer to agenda provided upon arrival
    Tour all 12 of our residences on a drop-in basis with the help of our friendly residence volunteers.

    CAMPUS BUS TOURS
    Time: 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    (1/2 hour tour leaving every 15 minutes, drop-in / first-come first served)
    Location: in front of Museum of Art
    Enjoy a 30-minute campus bus tour with one of our McMaster student guides. This is an excellent opportunity for you to get a feel for our campus.

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

    Location: 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

    McMaster University Student Centre
    Tim Hortons
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    La Piazza – 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Starbucks - 10 a.m. to 4 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.

     LIBRARIES 

    Thode Makerspace
    Thode Library, Basement – 10 am to 3 p.m.
    Explore McMaster’s newest interdisciplinary experiential learning space in which people with shared interests can gather to work on projects while sharing ideas, equipment, and knowledge.

  • GENERAL PRESENTATIONS

    ACCEPTANCE TO REGISTRATION
    Time: 11:30 am – 12:00 pm & 1:45 pm – 2:15 pm
    Location: 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: 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m.
    Location: Michael G. Degroote Centre for Learning & Discovery, Room 1105  

    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.

    FIRST NATION, METIS & INUIT LEARNER INFO SESSION
    Time: 2:30 – 3:00 pm
    Location:  Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning & Discovery, Room 1009 
    Find out what student supports, resources and financial aid opportunities are available to incoming First Nation (status/non-status), Métis and Inuit students.

    McMASTER EXCHANGE PROGRAM
    Time: 1:00 – 1:45 pm
    Location:  Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning & Discovery, Room 1009 
    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: 10:00 am – 10:45 am
    Location:  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
    Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Location: Various
    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
    Time: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

    Location: McMaster University Student Centre, Atrium
    Browse displays from various student services and organizations and have all your questions answered!

    Marketplace participants include:

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

 

 

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