At winter New Student Orientation, you will learn the ins and outs of being a MacEwan University student—from getting around campus to finding out about student clubs and activities.

Meet the orientation team at City Centre Campus and spend the morning learning about the services and resources available to first-year students. You can spend the rest of the day buying textbooks, picking up your student ID, exploring the hallways and getting ready for the term to begin.

Save the date

January 2, 2018


At this half-day orientation, you will be treated to a festival of activities: a welcome address, tours, interactive activities and information booths. You’ll meet your peers and shorten your to-do list. 

New Student Orientation, City Centre Campus
Multipurpose Room (Cafeteria, Building 6)
January 2, 2018


8:00 – 9:00 a.m.  Early Campus Tours (optional)
Update your internal GPS, meet a MacEwan Ambassador, get to know your campus. Tours run every 15 minutes. Look for the tour stop sign.
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Welcome
Check out MacEwan University resources on the big screen. Enter to win prizes. Complimentary refreshments.
10:00 a.m. – noon Campus Services Booths 
Meet staff and learn about the many services and programs available at MacEwan, including the student ombudsman, the Office of Sustainability and campus security.
11:00 a.m. – noon Additional Activities 
If you missed the early morning tours, you still have plenty of time to take one in. You can also tour the Christenson Family Centre for Sport and Wellness and kihêw waciston, the Indigenous Centre on campus. Get ready for the term by visiting the bookstore and going to the library to get your ID card. 


We look forward to seeing you. Please let us know you will attend.


If you require disability-related accommodations or supports, please contact Services to Students with Disabilities.