Winter Welcome 2023

Check back periodically as we continue to add more exciting events and activities for you!

Week 1 schedule, Jan. 4 - 6

Wednesday, January 4

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Personalized Campus Tours Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
10 a.m.  3 p.m. Ask Me Booth Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Meet MUNSU The Loft, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3013)
10 a.m. 4 p.m. SIN Clinic for new international students and their families Internationalization Office, Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)
11 a.m. 1 p.m. IO Information Session: Immigration Advising (Mandatory) Register here.

Thursday, January 5

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m.  3 p.m. Personalized Campus Tours Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Ask Me Booths University Centre, Science Building, Education Building, Arts and Administration Building
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Welcome Package Distribution University Centre 3rd floor by the Core Science pedway
10 a.m. 11 a.m. IO Information Session: Arrivals and Off-campus Housing Register here.
10 a.m. 4 p.m. SIN Clinic for new international students and their families Internationalization Office, Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)
12 p.m. 1 p.m. Spin the Wheel (associated with Ask Me booths) University Centre 3rd floor (by Core Science Pedway)
12 p.m. 1 p.m. Faculty of Business Administration Welcome Session Business Building - BN1008. Register here.
12 p.m. 1 p.m. IO Information Session: Health Insurance (Mandatory) Register here.
5 p.m. 5:45 p.m. Academic Matriculation Ceremony D. F. Cook Recital Hall, M.O. Morgan Music Building. RSVP here.
5:45 p.m.   Academic Matriculation Reception D. F. Cook Recital Hall, M.O. Morgan Music Building. RSVP here.
7 p.m.   Game Night with Smash NL and MUN Chess Club The Breezeway (UC-1004)

Friday, January 6

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m.  3 p.m. Personalized Campus Tours Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Ask Me Booths University Centre, Science Building, Education Building, Arts and Administration Building
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Welcome Package Distribution University Centre 3rd floor by the Core Science pedway
11 a.m. 3 p.m. Meet Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) The Loft, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3013)
12 p.m. 1 p.m. Spin the Wheel (associated with Ask Me booths) University Centre 3rd floor (by Core Science Pedway)
12 p.m. 1 p.m. IO Information Session: Outreach for International Students and Families Register here.
1 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Random Acts of Spirit: MUN Seahawks Cheerleaders Whale Atrium, Core Science Facility

Week 2 schedule, Jan. 9 - 13

Monday, January 9

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m. 2 p.m. Coat Check- Free Winter Clothing The Loft, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3013)
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Ask Me Booths University Centre, Science Building
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Welcome Package Distribution Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
10 a.m. 4 p.m. MCP Clinic for new international students and their families Internationalization Office, Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)
11 a.m. 1 p.m. MUNDay Funday The Landing, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3015)
1 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Random Acts of Spirit: Rock Painting University Centre 3rd floor (by Core Science Pedway)
1 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Random Acts of Spirit: Bollywood Jig University Centre 3rd floor (by Core Science Pedway)
4 p.m. 5 p.m. Exchange student information session Internationalization Office, Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)

Tuesday, January 10

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Ask Me Booths University Centre, Science Building
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Welcome Package Distribution Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
10 a.m. 4 p.m. MCP Clinic for new international students and their families Internationalization Office, Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)
11 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Prof Talks The Landing, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3015)
11 a.m. 12 p.m. Exchange student information session Internationalization Office, Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)

Wednesday, January 11

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m. 3 p.m. @MemorialU Fair: Supports, Services and Sponsors University Centre 3rd floor by the Core Science pedway
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Welcome Package Distribution Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
10 a.m. 4 p.m. SIN clinic for new international students and their families Internationalization Office, Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)
1 p.m. 2 p.m. Still Exploring: A Workshop for Undecided Students Career Development Office, University Centre 4th floor (UC-4000)
3 p.m. 4 p.m. Start smart with the ASC: Understanding your syllabus Academic Success Centre Online. Register here.
7 p.m. 8 p.m. Splash into winter free swim Aquarena

Thursday, January 12

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Welcome Package Distribution Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
11 a.m. 2 p.m. Clubs and societies' fair University Centre 3rd floor (by Core Science pedway)
12 p.m.   Soup and Study The Breezeway (UC-1004)
12 p.m. 1 p.m. IO Information Session: Career Development Register here.
12:30 p.m. 1 p.m. CafĂ© Concert University Centre Food Court 
6 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Coffee Night Social: Bingo The Landing, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3015)

Friday, January 13

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m. 3 p.m. Welcome Package Distribution Student Experience Office, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3005)
11 a.m. 2 p.m. Tent Gathering (weather dependent)

The front lawn at Juniper House

1 p.m. 1:30 p.m. A Conversation with Student Leaders The Landing, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3015)
2:30 p.m. 4 p.m. Snowshoeing with the City of St. John's Meeet at the Clocktower. Register here.

Week 3 schedule, Jan. 16 - 18 

Tuesday, January 17

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
12 p.m. 2 p.m. Cultural Fashion Show The Landing (UC-3015), University Centre 3rd floor. Register here. 
6 p.m. 8 p.m. Coffee Night Social: Board Games The Landing, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3015)

Wednesday, January 18

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
10 a.m. 3 p.m. GIVE: Get Involved and Volunteer Expo The Landing, University Centre 3rd floor (UC-3015)
3 p.m. 4 p.m. Start smart with the ASC: Semester planning Academic Success Centre Online. Register here. 
3 p.m. 4:30 p.m. WInter welcome for families of international students Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)


Friday, January 20

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
12 p.m. 2 p.m. Do you wanna build a snowman? Green space outside the QEII library
3 p.m. 5 p.m. Cafe Club - Welcoming new international students Global Learning Center Social Room (2002)

Week 4 schedule, Jan. 23 - 26

Wednesday, January 25

Start timeEnd timeEventLocation / Links
3 p.m. 4 p.m. Start smart with the ASC: Note-taking essentials Academic Success Centre Online. Register here.