Open House | Mount Allison

Discover all the benefits of our small, tight-knit university community.

Next Open House: March 3, 2023

At our in-person Open House, you'll learn more about our academics, financial aid, residence life, support services, and how to get involved — directly from our current students, faculty, and staff. All Open Houses also include campus tours.

Open House is also your chance to win great prizes,
including a $5,000 Residence Room Prize.

Previous Open House — Oct. 14, 2022
Schedule of events

*Please note: masks are mandatory indoors, including hallways, stairwells, and in instructional spaces.

8:15-9 a.m.

Check in
Convocation Hall Foyer, 37 York St.

9-9:30 a.m.

Kick off
Convocation Hall Auditorium or join virtually via Microsoft Teams

9:30-11 a.m.

Campus tours and presentations

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Fairs: Academic & Life@MtA

  • Academic Fair: Wallace McCain Student Centre
  • Life@MtA Fair: Windsor Hall Grand Room

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Lunch (complimentary)
Jennings Dining Hall

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Early Offer Party
Jennings Hall Banquet Room

12:45-2:15 p.m.

Parents/Guardians and late arrival campus tours
Meet by University Chapel

1:30-2:20 p.m.

Degree information session #1
Choose the session of your choice

2:30-3:20 p.m.

Degree information session #2
Choose the session of your choice

4 p.m.

$5,000 Residence Room Prize draw

  • Tune in to @MtA_Admissions on Instagram to find out who is the winner of our residence room prize!

All day

Services open all day

  • Bookstore, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Chapel, all day with spiritual care team presentation from 2-4 p.m.
  • Library, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
  • Owens Art Gallery, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Portfolio reviews for Fine Arts by appointment, please email to reserve a spot
  • Registrar's Office, WMSC 2nd floor

After Open House

Happening on campus

  • 7 p.m. Double Vernissage — opening of art exhibitions Undone and Shaheer Zazai: Are We Even, Owens Art Gallery
  • 7:30 p.m. Mount Allison Pops Concert, Convocation Hall Auditorium | Mount Allison Symphonic Band, Mount Allison Chamber Orchestra, and Elliott Chorale performing. Admission is free, all welcome.

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Mount Allison Viewbooks

Our print viewbooks provide the top reasons to attend Mount Allison, including an overview of our programs and degrees, admission requirements, student life, costs and financial aid, and much more.

You can also discover the top reasons to attend Mount Allison directly from our students, faculty, and staff in our video viewbook, including over 20 videos and an interactive campus map.

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    Watch previous presentations on demand

        Missed our last virtual Open Houses? Check out videos of our sessions below.

        Campus tour


        Residence tour


        Find out more about Mount Allison's residence community!

        Discover the top reasons to attend MtA
        Program mini-lectures






















        Student support




        Student life









        Experiential learning











        Degree information presentations






        For international students





        What's Next Presentations — with financial aid, academic advising, and housing


        What's Next Panel Q&A for Grade 12 students