Discover McGill

Want to meet other new students and stay updated on the biggest Orientation event at McGill? Then make sure to keep an eye out for and join the Discover McGill Day 2018 Facebook event! Watch for an e-mail in August from Campus Life & Engagement providing you with the link. 

Discover McGill Day is even better if you're using the McGill App. If you have an iPhone or Android smart phone, you will want to download the McGill App to get great features for Orientation as they become available - and the whole of your McGill experience!
 

Discover McGill is the campus-wide University welcome day to kick off Orientation Week. You don't want to miss it! It's a fun and energetic day for you to experience with your entire incoming class. It starts with a dynamic  University Orientation Welcome Event, a Services for Student Fair, and a campus tour game. The day also includes an important Faculty Orientation session that will address your academic questions. Your attendance is crucial because you will learn how your wellness is supported overall at McGill. 
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Molson Stadium

An important part of the day is the Discover McGill Services FairInvest in yourself by preparing to make the most of your experience at the Fair by taking a look to see who will be there and what they can answer for you.  You'll be glad you did!  

Pizza lunch is provided:  Dietary accommodations will be made for kosher, gluten free, lactose free, vegetarian and vegan diets.  Although we do our best to provide the widest possible selection, should you have any dietary restrictions other than those noted, then please ensure that you bring sufficient food with you for the day.  We appreciate your understanding.

Here are some tips to help you best enjoy Discover McGill Day:

  • Have a good breakfast!
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes (no heels allowed on Molson Stadium turf).
  • Sunblock and hats are recommended.
  • A small bag is optional.
  • If possible, leave important documents at home.