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Huron Orientation Week - The beginning of your university experience

O-Week is here, and we are so excited to meet you! 
Orientation week is one of the most memorable moments in an incoming students university experience where they will meet their classmates, and ultimately, make lifelong friends while learning about everything Huron University College offers in terms of services and our people. From concerts, to team building exercises, this will be a highlight of your post-secondary experience. 

With 300 students stepping onto campus for the first time, Orientation Week is an exciting time and a cornerstone of the student experience at Huron University College! A schedule of the week's events can be found here so you can get prepared for one of the highlights of your post-secondary education experience!

For more information, please reach out to our Head Soph. She's looking forward to hearing from you and meeting our new students!

Follow Huron's official social media channels for daily updates on O-Week 2017: 


Have questions? E-mail Sharon McKillop at sharon.mckillop@huron.uwo.ca for more information. 
For a list of O-Week 2017 events, see below!

Huron O-Week Schedule 2017

Sunday, September 3:

Brescia & O-Hall move-ins

12 – 2pm - OC/International Picnic 

Monday, September 4:

8am – 2pm - Move-ins

2 – 3:30pm - Floor breakouts/residence meetings (Sophs break off for Playfair training)

4 – 5:30pm (Front Lawn) - Playfair

5:30 – 6pm (Front Lawn) - Paint Huron Banner

6 – 7pm - Dinner

7 – 8pm (V214) - Blake Fly

8pm – 12am (SAC) - Lip sync battles/games in SAC

10pm – 1am - Sophs available for first years going to residence dance on concrete beach

Tuesday, September 5:

8 – 9am - Wake-ups & breakfast

9 – 10am (Front Lawn) - Tie-dye Affilifest shirts

10 – 11am (Kingsmill) - Commencement

11am – 12pm (Front Lawn) - Make a Huron Cheer

12 – 12:30pm - Head over to Can I Kiss You location

12:30 – 2pm (SSC 2050) - Can I Kiss You?

3 – 5pm (Front Lawn) - Huron Opening Ceremonies + Cheer Practice

5 – 6pm - Dinner

6 – 8pm - Western Opening Ceremonies (UC Hill)

9pm (V214) - Late night movie

9pm – 1am - UC Hill EDM Concert


Wednesday, September 6
:

8 – 9am - Wake-ups & breakfast

9 – 10am (W116, W112, W101, W103, W106, W108, W6, W8) - Soph Academic Breakouts

10 – 11am (V214) - Dr. Bland

11 – 11:30am (Front Lawn) - Western Cheer

11:30am – 1pm (Huron Room – caf) - Principal's BBQ

1 – 2pm (V214) - Mental Health Talk

2 – 3pm (SAC) - Academic/campus/London resource Tradeshow

3 – 4pm (V214, V210, V208) - Psych. Alcohol Presentation

4 – 5pm (V214) - Consent Talk

5 – 5:45pm (V214) - Academic Debate

6 – 7:30pm (Kingsmill) - Academic Dinner

8pm – 1am - One Love & after show

9pm (Front Lawn) - Glow in the dark Frisbee

Thursday, September 7:

8 – 10am - Class & campus tours

10 – 11:30am (Front Lawn) - Volleyball

11:30am – 1pm (Behind Hellmuth/Southwest) - Dunk Tank

1 – 3pm (Front Lawn) - Zorb Ball Racers

2:30 – 3:30pm - HUDS set-up & rehearsal

3:30 – 5pm (V214) - HUDS Show

5 – 7pm - Dinner & head to UC Hill

7 – 8:30pm - Pecha Kucha (UC Hill)

8:30 – 11pm (SAC & Front Lawn) - Affilifest

10pm – 1am - Tri-Sci. Dance (UC Hill) & mini sticks (SAC) at Huron


Friday, September 8
:

8 – 10am - Class & campus tours

10 – 11am (SAC) - Zumba with 'Turbulence'

11am – 12pm (Front Lawn) - "Find the Skittles" Competition

12 – 1pm (Front Lawn) - Volleyball

1 – 3pm (Front Lawn) - Obstacle Course & iFast games

3 – 5pm (Front Lawn) - Archery Tag

5 – 7pm - Dinner

7 – 8pm - Live Burn (main campus)

8pm – 1am - Variety Show & Carnival (UC Hill)

9pm – 1am - Karaoke in the SAC


Saturday, September 9:

9/10am - 12pm - Wake-ups & breakfast, pre-charity day rally

12 – 3pm - "O-Serves" Charity Day

4 – 5pm (Front Lawn) - Cheer Practice

5 – 6pm - Dinner

6:30 – 8pm - Western Closing Ceremonies (UC Hill)

8 – 10:30pm - Concert (UC Hill)

10pm – 1am - Evening programming (UC Hill) & GameCube in SAC