Open House Schedule

You wouldn’t buy a car without taking it for a test drive. The same principles should apply when exploring your post-secondary options. See our program first hand. Connect with current students, faculty, and staff and find out how BU offers a personalized student experience.

We have your test drive all planned out.  Check back regularly to see updates and additions to the Open House Schedule!

10:00am – 10:30am

Healthy Living Centre

Registration & Entertainment

Entertain brought to you by the Brandon University School of Music.

McKenzie Walpole on trumpet – in his first year of his master’s degree for jazz performance.

Keiran Placatka on piano – a first year student in Brandon University’s music program.

Matt Kozicki on bass – in his third year of the jazz performance program.

Ben Roloff on drums – in his fourth and final year of the jazz performance program.

10:30am – 11:00am

Health Living Centre


Dr. Steven Robinson, Interim President & Vice Chancellor

Ms. Katie Gross, Acting Dean of Students

11:00am – 12:00pm

Healthy Living Centre & Harvest Hall

Group A: Campus Tour

Group B: Information Fair, Residence Tour & Lunch*

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Healthy Living Centre & Harvest Hall

Group A: Information Fair, Residence Tour & Lunch*

Group B: Campus Tour

1:00pm – 2:10pm

Attendees choose one afternoon session of their choice.  Click on the afternoon session of your choice to see the schedule and learn more!

Afternoon Sessions:

· Arts (Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Fine Arts)

· Science (Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Environmental Science)

· Education (Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education Integrated Program, Bachelor of Education (After Degree), Bachelor of Physical Education Studies)

· Health Studies (Bachelor of Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Psychiatric Nursing, Indigenous Health Studies Transition initiative)

· Music (Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Education)

General (Overview of all programs. Also includes information about tuition, scholarships, residence, etc.  Great for parents!)

2:15pm – 2:30pm

Healthy Living Centre

Prizes & Depart

Must be in attendance to win prizes!

*Lunch Special: Attendees can purchase a burger, chips and a drink for $5 from Harvest Hall. Cash only. Attendees are also welcome to bring a lunch.  When making lunch plans please remember the lunch break is short and lunch plans off campus may not be ideal.

Information Fair: Discover the possibilities when you connect with students, faculty and staff from all over the university.

  • Academic Programs – Arts, Science, Education, Health Studies, Music
  • Ask an Advisor
  • Apply Now! Student can apply on the spot for free!  Just bring a copy of your interim transcript and you are on your way to becoming a BU student!
  • Indigenous People’s Centre
  • Career Planning & Placement
  • Personal Counselling & Peer Wellness
  • Residence
  • Meet Bailey the Bobcat
  • And much much more!

Teachers Lounge: A teachers lounge will be available in the Healthy Living Centre with snacks and free wifi.

Schedules: For PDF copies of the schedule please click on the following links: Morning Schedule, Afternoon – Arts, Science, Education, Music, Health Studies, & General.