Interaction 2019

Interaction 2019

Interaction is a full day conference at the University of Guelph for university bound grade 10 and 11 students.

There are two dates to choose from: April 24 or April 25.

This year, we are pleased to offer over 40 sessions that provide students with an opportunity to explore our community, learn more about our academic programs and student services, and introduce university living and learning through informative and interactive sessions led by our faculty and staff. Some sample sessions include:

  • The World of Undercover Police Operations
  • Exploring Careers: How to Prepare for Jobs That Don't Exist Yet
  • The Life Aquatic- The Hagen Aqualab 
  • Views From Above: Using Drones to Study the World Around You
  • Business Communication: How to Say What You Mean, and Mean What You Say

Registration Deadline: April 8, 2019

Cost is $30/student (includes lunch). There is no charge for teachers bringing a group of students, however teachers must register on their own separate form.

Day Schedule

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Arrival and Conference Package Pick-up (Rozanski Hall)

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Welcome and University 101

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Session One

12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Session Two

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Optional Guided Campus Tour

For more information (including requests for special assistance or questions about group registrations) call 519-824-4120 x58713.

Getting Here

Directions from Toronto

  • Travel on 401 West towards London
  • Take exit 299 toward Brock Road (old Highway 6)
  • Follow Brock road into the City of Guelph as it turns into Gordon Street
  • Follow Gordon Street until you reach Stone Road
  • Just past the corner of Gordon and Stone Road, make a right onto South Ring Road (the main University of Guelph entrance)

From Kitchener/London/Windsor

  • Travel on 401 East towards Toronto
  • Take the Highway 6 exit (Hanlon Expressway)
  • Turn right onto Stone Road, follow this up until you reach Gordon Street
  • Make a left onto Gordon, and immediately turn left onto South Ring Road (the main University of Guelph entrance)

From Hamilton

  • Travel on 403 East towards Toronto
  • Take the Highway 6 North exit (Brock Road)
  • Follow Brock road into the City of Guelph as it turns into Gordon Street
  • Follow Gordon Street until you reach Stone Road
  • Just past the corner of Gordon and Stone Road, make a right onto South Ring Road (the main University of Guelph entrance)

From the North (Highway 6)

  • Follow Highway 6 into the City of Guelph as the road turns into Gordon Street
  • Travel on Gordon Street until you reach College Avenue
  • Pass through the intersection of College Avenue and Gordon (the campus is on your left)
  • Turn left onto South Ring Road (the main University of Guelph entrance)
Address
50 Stone Road East,
Guelph, Ontario
N1G 2W1

GPS Coordinates: 43°31'49.2"N 80°13'33.7"W

Parking Information:

Free parking will be available in lots P14/P15 (corner of East Ring Road and Arboretum Road). Parking lot information can be found on the campus map or on the Parking Services site.

 

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1
Canada
519-824-4120