Orientation Schedule

Schedule – September 4th, 2018

Time Event
9:00am – 9:30am Arrival and Registration – Healthy Living Centre
9:30am-10:00am Welcoming Address
10:00am-10:30am Launch (Students) | Healthy Living Center
10:00am – 11:30am Parent Info Session (Family/Parents) | Lorne Watson Recital Hall
10:30am – 11:30am Campus Tours | Depart from HLC
11:00am – 2:00pm Free BBQ and Live Local Entertainment
11:30am – 3:00pm Find Your Classrooms – Meet at the Student Leader Booth
1:00pm – 2:30pm Information Sessions (see below)


Information Sessions

Information Session Location Time
BUSU Meet & Greet Mingling Area 11:30pm-3:00pm
Welcome to Pre-Nursing Rm. 143 Health Studies Building 1:00pm-2:00pm
B.A./B.Ed. Integrated Info Session Room 101 Ed Building 1:00pm-2:00pm
Meet the Dean – Sciences Info Session Room 1-54 BB 1:00pm-2:00pm
Welcome to Fine Arts – Visual and Aboriginal Art Room LI 012 1:00pm-1:30pm
Welcome to Physical Education Rm. 001 HLC 1:00pm-1:30pm
Indigenous Peoples’ Centre Drop-in Indigenous People’s Centre 2:00pm-2:30pm
Success1 Information Session Room 206 CHO 2:00pm-2:30pm
Getting Started – Information about First Year Room 212 CHO 2:00pm-2:30pm
Health and Safety Info Session Room B McMaster 2:00pm-2:30pm
International Students Orientation Elephant Room – KDC 3:00pm-5:00pm
School of Music Orientation Lorne Watson Recital Hall 4:00pm-5:00pm

Welcome Week Events

September 5th

Event Location Time
Free Pizza* Mingling Area 11:30am
Karaoke* Harvest Hall 7pm-9pm
HLC Orientation Healthy Living Centre 10:30am & 3:30pm

September 6th

Event Location Time
Where In The World Is Bailey? | Scavenger Hunt Across Campus 11am-2pm
Who’s Got Game? | Board Games with Board Game Empire Gathering Space 11am-2pm
HLC Orientation Healthy Living Centre 10:30am & 3:30pm

September 7th

Event Location Time
Grab-And-Go Breakfast* Mingling Area 9:30am-11:30am
Ice Cream Parlour Mingling Area 10:0am
HLC Orientation Healthy Living Centre 10:30am & 3:30pm

September 9th

Event Location Time
Office of International Activities Trip* Clear Lake All Day, starting at 9:00am Departure

September 10th

Event Location Time
Free David’s Tea* Mingling Area 10am-2pm
World Suicide Prevention Day Info Booth In front of IPC 10am-2pm
Metis Sash Demonstration Indigenous Peoples’ Centre 11am-1pm
Inflatable Extravaganza!* BU Soccer Field 6pm-10pm
HLC Orientation Healthy Living Centre 10:30am & 3:30pm

September 11th

Event Location Time
Services Day* Mingling Area 9:30am-3:30pm
Massages* Gathering Space 11am-3pm
Ceremony Teachings with Barb Blind He Oyate Tawapi Ceremony Room (Room 141) – Health Studies Building 11am-1pm
Guard.Me. Insurance Information Session Elephant Room, Knowles Douglas Building 12:30pm -3pm
HLC Orientation Healthy Living Centre 10:30am & 3:30pm

September 12th

Event Location Time
Community Day* Mingling Area 9am-3pm
Free BBQ Lunch* Courtyard 11am
Trivia* Harvest Hall 7pm

September 13th

Event Location Time
Clubs Day* Mingling Area 9am-4pm

September 14th

Event Location Time
Out of this World Social* Courtyard 10pm-2am

September 15th

Event Location Time

September 16th

Event Location Time
Battle On The Border International Peace Gardens – Meet in front of Clark Hall 12pm-7:30pm (Depart from school at 1pm)
Office of International Activities Presents: Manitoba Open Farm Day TBA TBA

September 17th

Event Location Time
Medicine Picking – presented by the Indigenous Peoples’ Centre Local and Riding Mountain 9:00am-4:00pm

* Event hosted by Brandon University Students’ Union (BUSU). All other events are hosted by Brandon University Student Services.

Events are subject to change. Please watch social media and pay attention to posters posted around the University.