Winter Open House: Feb. 25-27, 2021

In light of COVID-19 and the suspension of in-person campus tours, our Winter 2021 Open House will be an online event.

Register for our Virtual Open House to be eligible for our $5,000 Residence Award prize draw, to receive MtA swag, and get the inside scoop on scholarships.

You must also be registered to receive links and passwords to Zoom meetings, e-mailed the day of the events.

» Register now!

 


3-Day Virtual Winter Open House 2021

All times are in Atlantic Standard Time (AST)  


Thursday, Feb. 25: Academic Programs Fair

 

  • All day: @MtA_Admissions Instagram student takeover

  • 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Live chat with student campus ambassadors
    Our campus ambassadors — all current MtA students — are here to answer your questions and tell you about their experiences at Mount Allison. Chat with a student now!  

  • 11 a.m. Landmark Fine Arts Announcement
    Watch a very special announcement about our Fine Arts programs live!
    Watch on YouTube
    Watch on Facebook

  • 3 p.m. Program mini-lectures
    Watch your choice of mini-lectures from our accomplished faculty.
    Chemistry & Biochemistry: Dr. Andrew Grant
    Physics: Fraser Turner
    Visual and Material Culture Studies: Dr. Lauren Beck
    Commerce: Dr. Sandy MacIver 
     
     

  • 6:30 p.m. Academic Programs Fair
    Zoom meetings* with breakout rooms. Check email for link.
    6:30-7:15 p.m. — Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Commerce (three separate sessions)
    7:30-8:15 p.m. — Bachelor of Arts
    8:30-9:15 p.m. — Bachelor of Science 

*You must be registered to Open House to receive links to Zoom meetings, emailed the day of the events.


Friday, Feb. 26 — What's Next?


 


  • All day: @MtA_Admissions Instagram student takeover

  • 8:30 a.m. English Pathways Presentation
    Zoom meeting room*. Check email for link.
    Daniella Fernandez, Pathways Program Manager
    Mark Lasanowski, International Recruitment & Admissions Manager 
    Want to know more in advance? Visit English Pathways programs.

  • 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Live chat with student campus ambassadors
    Our campus ambassadors — all current MtA students — are here to answer your questions and tell you about their experiences at Mount Allison. Chat with a student now!  

  • 12-8 p.m. Admissions Room
    Zoom meeting room*, drop in and speak to an admissions counsellor. Check email for link.

  • 3 p.m. What's Next Presentations 
    Learn more about financial aid, academic advising, and housing.

  • David Myles event - Open House8 p.m. David Myles ('03) — Live! Music & Mount Allison Memories
    Join award-winning singer-songwriter — and Mount Allison Class of 2003 Valedictorian — David Myles for live music and memories from MtA! Everyone welcome.
    Go to our FB Live event!

  • 9 p.m. Trivia Night — hosted by our Student Ambassadors
    Zoom meeting* (approx. 45 minutes), check email for link.
    LOTS of prizes to be won!

*You must be registered to Open House to receive links to Zoom meetings, emailed the day of the events. Not seeing our email? Make sure to check your spam/promotion folder. If you're still having difficulty, email us at campusvisit@mta.ca.


Mount Allison student in the Meighen Centre for Learning Assistance and Research.Saturday, Feb. 27 — Life at Mount Allison

  • All day: @MtA_Admissions Instagram student takeover  

  • 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Live chat with student campus ambassadors
    Our campus ambassadors — all current MtA students — are here to answer your questions and tell you about their experiences at Mount Allison. Chat with a student now! 

  • 12 p.m. Admissions Presentation
    Join our Admissions Team's presentation to learn more about the top 15 reasons to attend Mount Allison.

  • 1 p.m. What's Next Q&A Panel for Grade 12 students
    Zoom webinar* (approx. 45 minutes). Check email for link.
    Participants include staff from financial aid, academic advising, and housing. 

  • 1 p.m. Why Mount A? for Grade 10 & 11 students
    Zoom meeting room*, drop in and speak to an admissions counsellor. Check email for link.



  •  2 p.m. Student Support Fair
    Zoom meeting event* (approx. 45 minutes). Check email for link.
    Breakout rooms:
    Meighen Centre/accessibility and student wellness
    Academic support and library services
    Experiential learning and career development
    Indigenous student support
    Residence life
    Mount Allison Students' Union
    Athletics (varsity, club, and intramural)
    International Centre and study abroad and exchange
    Black Student Advisor/Diversity Educator
    Campus store
    Admissions 

  • 3 p.m. Life at Mount A Fair
    Zoom meeting event* (approx. 45 minutes). Check email for link.
    Breakout rooms:
    Residence executive — Edwards, Bennett, Campbell, Windsor, Harper
    Student representatives from a variety of clubs and societies: Enactus, Children's Wish/Make a Wish, Seniors Program — Mount A Community Connect, Philosophy Society, Mounties in the Making Student Blog, MtA Catholic-Christian Association, Argosy student newspaper, Jack.org, Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Society.

  • 4 p.m. $5,000 Residence Award Prize Draw
    Draw live on @MtA_Admissions Instagram

*You must be registered to Open House to receive links to Zoom meetings, emailed the day of the events. Not seeing our email? Make sure to check your spam/promotion folder. If you're still having difficulty, email us at campusvisit@mta.ca.


Even more info!

You can explore the top reasons to attend Mount Allison anytime:

  • 2021 Viewbooks — download our print viewbooks
  • Video Viewbook — hear directly from our students, staff, and faculty in over 20 videos and our interactive campus map

Our watch our Virtual Campus Tour, led by two upper-year student campus ambassadors — just like being here!

 

Want a tour of residences? Visit your Virtual Residence Tour!


Downtown Sackville, Bridge St.Explore Sackville  

Mount Allison University is located on Canada's East Coast in picturesque Sackville, New Brunswick. Whether you come here from a small town or a big city, you will soon fall in love with living in the ideal university town.

In Sackville, you will connect with people and with nature and enjoy always being just a short walk away. The opportunities to get involved in this engaging community, and the undeniable beauty of this place will become part of who you are and help you figure out who you want to be.

Find out more about Sackville: sackville.com/explore

Missed our 2020 Fall Open House? You can still check out all our sessions and presentations!