O-DAYS 2016

A number of department- and group-specific #ODAYS16 activities are planned the week of August 29, 2016, culminating in the Campus Life and OCAD University Student Union (OCADSU) collaborative BIG-O Day! on Tuesday, September 6, when nearly 1,000 new and first-year #OCADU2020 undergrads will descend upon campus to kick off the 2016/2017 academic year!

Butterfield Park Greetings
Watch for other welcome activities scheduled through to September 10. Schedule subject to change.

Schedule 2016

Updated: April 25, 2016
Please see the detailed activity schedule below, which will be updated on a regular basis. Check back for details:

  • face2face: postcard project 2016 for all new undergrads
  • August 29: TBA
  • August 30: Mature student workshop (TBA)
  • August 31: International student welcome / reception
  • August 31: Campus Life CONNECT U
  • August 31: Mature student workshop (TBA)
  • September 1 and 2: COMPASS program for first generation students
  • September 1: Mobility/Exchange student welcome / reception
  • September 6: BIG-O Day!
  • September 7: Indigenous Visual Culture BBQ / event (TBA)
  • September 8: TBA
  • September 9: Campus Safety & Wellness Day (TBA)
  • September 10: Mentor Program meet 'n greet 

Check out campus events, student clubs/groups, the campus wall and the O-DAYS! 2016 schedule at your fingertips. Download the free student life app today and get ready for OCAD U! 


Photo ID cards

SUMMER 2016
TBA


Monday, August 29, 2016

> TBA
Time 
Location
Details

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

> MATURE STUDENT WORKSHOP
Time: TBA 
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

> INTERNATIONAL STUDENT WELCOME / RECEPTION

Time: TBA 
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> CAMPUS LIFE CONNECT U
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> MATURE STUDENT WORKSHOP 
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

Thursday, September 1, 2016

> COMPASS PROGRAM FOR FIRST GENERATION STUDENTS

Day ONE of TWO
Time: TBA 
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> MOBILITY/EXCHANGE PROGRAM WELCOME / RECEPTION
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> MATURE STUDENT WELCOME / MIXER
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

Friday, September 2, 2016

> COMPASS PROGRAM FOR FIRST GENERATION STUDENTS
Day TWO of TWO
Time: TBA
Details: TBA


Accessibility, food and photography

Be sure to refer to our notes on accessibility, food and photography found on our orientation landing page!



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Tuesday, September 6, 2016
BIG-O Day!

> TEAM ACTIVITIES: MORNING WELCOME
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> OFFICIAL GREETINGS
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> TEAM CONNECTION
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> ANNUAL O-DAYS! BBQ

Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> ANNUAL ABOVE GROUND ART MATERIALS FAIR (AMF)

Time: TBA
Location: TBA

Don't miss the annual Above Ground Art Materials Fair (AMF), a great place to see the latest art and design materials from leading suppliers, see demonstrations, ask questions and get free samples. Standing room only!

> ANNUAL COMMUNITY FAIR

Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

> AFTERNOON / EVENING
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA


ID Cards & Locker Rental

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
TBA


ID Cards & Locker Rental

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 to FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
TBA


Wednesday, September 7, 2016

> INDIGENOUS VISUAL CULTURE PROGRAM EVENT

Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

Thursday, September 8, 2015

> TBA

Time
Location
Details

Friday, September 9, 2015

> CAMPUS SAFETY & WELLNESS DAY

Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA

Saturday, September 10, 2016

> MENTOR PROGRAM MEET 'N GREET
Time: TBA
Location: TBA
Details: TBA