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Schedule of Events - Click below to download a tentative schedule for 2015.


 

 

Sunday, Sept. 6th


 

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

New Resident Registration

Paton College - Registration will be located at your assigned building in the main lobby. 

Macpherson College - Registration will be located on the first floor of your assigned building.

Burton's Pond - Registration will be located in Corte Real at the Billy Miller Common Room.

 To avoid longer wait times please log in to your my.mun account and pre order your card and accept your occupancy agreement.

Students need to 'check-in' in person and must have a photo identification and their student number.

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Free Eats for New Residents and First Meeting

Your Residence

What better way of saying "Welcome" to Residence than a free supper? Once you've breezed through registration, come on and grab some dinner with your new friends!

6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

New Residents' Night

Physical Education Gym

It is time to get to know your new residence! All New Residents gather in the Phys. Ed. gym and get to meet some of the key university staff, student leaders, and each other!. All new residents will have a chance to participate in our Minute to Win It Challenge! Prizes for this event include a free meal plan and more!

Monday, Sept. 7th


 

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Meet Yo Peeps

Your Residence

Join your fellow residents for a night of games and fun with the Residence Life staff. Our staff are here to assist you in making the most of your community living experience; so do your best to get to know them. Remember that they are working hard to make your house a home.

 

Tuesday, Sept. 8th


 

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Rez Got Talent!

Macpherson College Field

Think you "got talent"? Want to showcase it to 1,800 other residence students?

"Rez Got Talent" aims to highlight the unique abilities of our very own residence students. 15 residences will compete, one will win. Grand prize of a free room* for the top act, plus the chance to earn RezEx Orientation points for your residence.
Send a video to reslife@mun.ca for your chance to participate!

** This event is weather dependent and may take place on either Tuesday, Sept. 8th OR Wednesday, Sept. 9th. **

 







Wednesday, Sept. 9th


 

Classes Begin

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Rez Got Talent!

Macpherson College Field

Think you "got talent"? Want to showcase it to 1,800 other residence students?


Brand new to Memorial University's orientation week, "Rez Got Talent" aims to highlight the unique abilities of our very own residence students. 14 residences will compete, one will win. Grand prize of a free room* for the top act, plus the chance to earn RezEx points for your residence.
Send a video to reslife@mun.ca for your chance to participate!

** This event is weather dependent and may take place on either Tuesday, Sept. 8th OR Wednesday, Sept. 9th. **

Thursday, Sept. 10th


 

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

“Welcome to University”, a keynote by motivational speaker Barry Lewis Green

First year students only.

Arts and Culture Centre

Local motivational speaker Barry Lewis Green is set to present a fun and engaging guide to the first year experience. He will also take the opportunity to provide advice to incoming students on how to get the most out of their university life.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Burton's Pond MasterChef Competition

Burton's Pond Residents Only.

Macpherson College Field

Think you have what it takes to be a professional cook? Want the opportunity to represent your court in the ultimate food competition?

New to this year’s RezEx – the Burton’s Pond MasterChef Competition aims to involve the residents of Burton’s Pond Apartments in a fun and challenging way. A representative from each court will compete to determine who is the ultimate campus chef.

Friday, Sept. 11th


 

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Amazing Race

Hunter Square - Paton College

Race around our St. John’s campus in pursuit of RezEx Orientation points and the bragging rights that will await the winners of Memorial University’s very own Amazing Race: MUN edition. Over the course of the race, you will face a series of challenges that aim to get you acclimated with your new surroundings. Welcome to Memorial University, new residents. 3,2,1… GO!

Saturday, Sept. 12th


 

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Colour Run (The Lord Taylor & Lady Frecker Road Race)

Corte Real

A long-standing Residence tradition with a new twist, the Lord Taylor & Lady Frecker Road Race will have you running around campus in a colourful race to the finish. RezEx Orientation points will be rewarded for both participation and speed! May the fastest man and woman win!

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

RezEx Battle of the Brains

Physical Education Gym

New to RezEx2015 – a large scale trivia challenge hosted by your Residence Life Staff! Correctly answer questions on multiple important university-based topics to receive RezEx Orientation points and bragging rights for your team! This is the perfect opportunity to meet new friends, test your knowledge, and have fun!

Sunday, Sept. 13th


 

8:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Dance in the Square

Hunter Square

The biggest event of RezEx 2015 will have you and 1800 new neighbors having the time of your lives! Right outside your new home, this free outdoor dance will be a blast. Expect an awesome party with great music, cool lights, and huge sound! Wristbands are mandatory for attendance and will be provided to all residents.






 

 


 

 

Super 8 Motel

 

Boston Pizza

 

Downtown Comics

 

Relish Gourmet Burgers

 

Rocket Bakery & Fresh Food

 
 
 



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