The Meighen Centre Pre-Orientation is held a few days prior to the general University Orientation every year.

This pre-orientation helps students living with disabilities or medical conditions some extra time and resources to transition to university life.

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Meighen Centre  Pre-Orientation 2021

» To participate, you must register for pre-orientation

Tuesday, Aug. 31

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Arrival and move-in
Tweedie Hall

5-6 p.m.

Jennings Dining Hall

6:15-6:45 p.m.

Introduction session
Tweedie Hall

7-9 p.m.

Ice breakers and mingle
Tweedie Hall

Wednesday, Sept. 1

9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Info sessions
Dunn 102

  • 9:30-10 a.m. Note taking and tutoring
  • 10-10:30 a.m. Test and accommodation session
  • 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Assistive technology session
  • 1-2 p.m. Moodle, Connect, and grants session
  • 2-2:30 p.m. Q&A session with volunteers

3-4 p.m.

Campus tour (socially distanced)
Starting at the Wallace McCain Student Centre

4:15-5:15 p.m.

Library tour
R.P. Bell Library

6:30-7:30 p.m.

Tunnel tours

8-10 p.m.

Movie Night
Vogue Cinema

Thursday, Sept. 2

9-10 a.m.

Writing Centre session
Dunn 102

10-10:30 a.m.

Create and pick up student IDs
Tweedie Hall

10:45-11:45 p.m.

Student panel: university transition
Dunn 102

1-2 p.m.

Downtown Sackville tour

2:25-4:15 p.m.

Be Kind to Your Mind
Dunn 102

4:30-5:30 p.m.

Student panel: work/life balance
Dunn 102

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Break and organized games

6:30-8:30 p.m.

Open Sky dinner and farm tour
Open Sky Co-op

Friday, Sept. 3

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Pancake breakfast
University Chapel

Then, University Orientation then begins!