We are thrilled to welcome you into the Saint Mary’s community. Winter Welcome is designed to help you meet new people, learn how to be a successful university student and of course to have fun!
Who should attend?
Everyone! Whether you live on or off campus, you should attend Winter Welcome events. Our welcome program will be your guide for how university works, provide you with tips for academic success, and help you meet new friends.
IMPORTANT 2019 DATES
- Thu. Jan 3- University Opens (Faculty & Staff)
- Sat. Jan 5 & Sun. Jan 6- Residence Opens (Move-in Days)
- Mon. Jan 7- New Student Welcome Day
(All new students are encouraged to attend)
- Tue. Jan 8- Classes Begin
New Student Check List
1. Skip the line up, pre-order your student ID card. Your ID card will be available for pick up at the Library in January or 24 hours after your request is submitted.
2. Let us know which events you will attend. Review the schedule below, and then use our online form to sign up. Forgot to sign up? No worries, everyone is welcome at all events!
3. Looking for something? Explore our 2018 Campus Map (PDF)
4. Purchase your SMUSA Winter Welcome Kit! smuca.ca
5. Visit the Service Expo in the Library- Jan. 8 & 9, 10 am - 4 pm
5. International Students- Visit our International Centre webpage for helpful information.
6. Food on your mind? We've got you covered. Explore our Campus Food options.
7. Living on campus is so much fun! Check out our Housing and Residence Resources
to tell you everything you need to know about your home away from home.
8. Still have questions? Scroll past the event schedule to find additional welcome information.
There is a lot to know, feel free to contact our Welcome Team!