March Open House 2024

Date and Time

Location

Various locations on campus.

Details

Join us to visit campus, chat with professors and students, and learn why the University of Guelph is rated as one of Canada's top universities.

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Please review the Day Schedule below. Additional information and FAQs can be found at the bottom of the page. 

March Open House Schedule

*Don't forget to pick up your printed day program from our info stations across campus to start your day with us.

General Sessions

  • Campus Tours (10AM, 11:30AM, 1PM, 2:30PM) - Experience the highlights of campus on a 1-hour guided tour led by a current U of G student. Tours depart from the Mitchell Gym.
  • Residence Drop In Tours (11AM - 3PM) - Visit our residences and explore a variety of room and building options
  • Resource Fair, Event Centre (10AM - 2:30PM) - Get your questions answered! Speak with professors and students from our programs and student services. 

Information Sessions

Learn more about your program(s) of interest and our award-winning student services. Sessions are 30min in length and offered at various times throughout the day. 

Time

Information Sessions

10:00am-10:30am

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Applied Human Nutriton major)
  • Bachelor of Arts and Sciences
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • Bachelor of Indigenous Environmental Science and Practice/ Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences 
  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Living in Residence (*offered from 10:00-10:30am AND 10:30-11:00am)

10:45am-11:15am

  • Bachelor of Arts 
  • Bachelor of Bio-Resource Management
  • Bachelor of Computing
  • Bachelor of Mathematics

11:30am-12:00pm

  • Bachelor of Creative Arts, Health and Wellness
  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • Bachelor of Indigenous Environmental Science and Practice/ Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences 
  • Co-op & Experiential Learning
  • National Student Admission
  • Student Accessibility Services

12:15pm-12:45pm

  • Bachelor of Arts and Science
  • Bachelor of Computing
  • Bachelor of One Health 
  • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
  • Start Your Journey Early (presentation for grades 10 and 11 students)

1:00pm-1:30pm

  • Bachelor of Creative Arts, Health and Wellness
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Diploma in Turfgrass Management
  • Co-op & Experiential Learning 
  • Financing Your Education
  • Transfer Student Admission

1:45pm-2:15pm 

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Child Studies & Family Studies and Human Relations majors)
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (1:45pm - 2:45pm)
  • Coming to U of G as an International Student
  • Student Accessibility Services 
2:30pm-3:00pm
  • Financing Your Education

Facility Tours and Drop-ins:

Computing Building Drop-In Tours (Meet in Reynolds Building Foyer)

Tour the Reynolds Building with a current Computing student and visit a typical classroom, computer lab and communal study spaces.

  • 12:00pm-2:00pm

Guided Studio Art Tours (Zavitz Hall)

  • 11:00am-12:15pm
  • 1:00pm-2:00pm

Guided Music and Theatre Studies tours (Arts Research Centre)

  • 11:30am-12:30pm
  • 1:00pm-2:00pm

Engineering Self-Guided Drop-In (Thornbrough Building)

  • 12:00pm-1:30pm

Lang Business Open House (Macdonald Hall)

  • 11:30am-1:30pm

Summerlee Science Complex, MacNaughton Building, Food Science, Human Anatomy and Bovey Greenhouse Open House (Various labs and locations)

  • 11:30am-1:30pm

Landscape Architecture Studio Drop-Ins (Landscape Architecture Building)

  • 11:00am-1:00pm

Equine Management Tours (Equine Sports Medicine and Reproduction Centre, 50 McGilvary Street)

  • 11:30am, 12:00pm, 12:30pm, 1:00pm
  • Meet at the location above OR meet a guide leaving from the Bachelor of Bio-Resource Management booth in the Guelph Gryphon Athletic Centre at 11:20am, 11:50am, 12:20pm, and 12:50pm.

Frequently Asked Questions

Directions & Parking 

Driving directions to the U of G can be found on our website. We recommend parking in lots P14 and P15. Parking is free on weekends. Additional information about parking can be found in your registration confirmation email. 

For parking related questions and inquiries, please visit Campus Parking Services website.

Address: University Centre, 50 Stone Road East, Guelph, ON, N1G 2W1

GPS Coordinates: 43.5309 N, 80.2285 W

Accessibility  

We are committed to providing an accessible visit to campus. If you require additional accommodations to make your visit accessible or have further questions, please email campusevents@uoguelph.ca or reach us at 519-824-4120 x58713.

Ontario Veterinary College (OVC)

The Ontario Veterinary College does not offer tours during March Open House. To book a tour of OVC, please visit their website.

Covid-19 Updates

The University of Guelph has paused its mask requirement, with masks no longer required indoors or outdoors at U of G facilities. While no longer required, you are still welcome and encouraged to wear a mask while visiting campus.

With the evolving nature of the pandemic, we may see the return of additional public health measures, and with short notice. 

For more information and updates please visit U of G's Covid 19 website.