AC Day 1 will be jam-packed with learning and social opportunities! Check out the list below to discover the entertainment and activities that will be taking place throughout the day when you start school on Tuesday, January 16. Click on the activity name to get the full description (some activity descriptions will be coming soon).

Programming and locations are subject to change. All activities are on a first-come, first-served basis (drop in).

Be Informed!

Activity  Time  Location 
AC Card and U-Pass 8:00am-4:00pm Marketplace Food Court (D Building)
eTexts Support 7:45am-7:00pm Connections – The Campus Store/H110
Health Promo 9:00am-12:00pm Various locations around campus
Financial Aid and Student Awards/Registrar’s Office (Satellite Location) 9:00am-5:00pm (plus standard service in Registrar’s Office/C150 from 8:30am-6:00pm) AC Hub (2nd Floor, Student Commons)
Umbrella Project/Project Lighthouse 10:00am-1:00pm Lobby, Student Commons/E Building
Student Tech Support 10:00am-2:00pm Room E206b (Student Commons/E Building)
Intro to Tech@AC 10:00am-2:00pm (every half hour on the hour) Room E206a (Student Commons/E Building)
Applied Research and Innovation/IgniteAC 1:00pm-2:00pm Lobby, Student Commons/E Building
AC Tours: Your Pathway to Success 2:00pm-4:00pm Lobby, Student Commons/E Building
International Education Centre Info Session 2:00pm-4:00pm Room E206a (Student Commons/E Building)

Be Involved!

Activity  Time  Location 
Coffee Stations 7:30am-9:00am 1st floors of Student Commons/E Building, C Building, and ACCE/CA Building
Refreshments in the Students’ Association Office 8:30am-10:00am Room E114 (Student Commons/E Building)
Chill Zone 9:00am-3:00pm Spiritual Centre (E211 in Student Commons/E Building)
Self-Guided Tours of the Fitness Zone 10:00am-1:00pm Algonquin Fitness Zone (Room A125 in A Building)
Games in the SA Clubs and Communities Space 10:00am-1:00pm Room E209 (Student Commons/E Building)
SA Food Cupboard 10:00am-1:00pm Room A140h (A Building)
SA Pride Centre 10:00am-1:00pm Room B102 (B Building)
Food Samples in the Observatory 11:00am-1:00pm The Observatory (Room A170 in A Building)
Community Project (Volunteer Opportunity) 12:00pm-1:00pm AC Hub (2nd floor, Student Commons/E Building)

Be Entertained!

Activity  Time  Location 
Algonquin Commons Theatre (Video Reel and Tour) 8:30am-1:00pm Algonquin Commons Theatre (Student Commons/E Building)
Spartacat aka “Sparty” (Ottawa Senators mascot) 10:00am-11:00am Various locations on campus
Hot 89.9 10:00am-2:00pm 1st Floor Lobby, Student Commons/E Building
SA Impact Zone (Open Demonstration) 11:00am-12:00pm SA Impact Zone (Room A117 in A Building)
Archery Tag 11:00am-1:00pm Gymnasium (Room A121 in A Building)
Indigenous Performance 12:00pm 1st Floor Lobby, Student Commons/E Building
 Zumba 12:00pm-1:00pm  Aerobics Room (Room A125 in A Building)
 Laser Tag 1:00pm-3:00pm  SA Sports Facility/Z Building
 Snowshoeing 2:00pm-4:00pm  Front Lawn, Student Commons/E Building
Comedy Show, featuring Gerry Dee (Mr. D) and K. Trevor Wilson (Letterkenny) 8:00pm-10:00pm  Algonquin Commons Theatre (Student Commons/E Building)