Welcome Week - September 7th, 2022 Schedule

Program Orientations

Interested in finding out more information about your program? Join your program orientation to learn more and meet your fellow classmates and future professors.

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ISO Virtual

Online - 9 am to 12 pm

The International Student Centre (ISC) provides continuous support to help UWindsor international students succeed. Our friendly, knowledgeable, and supportive staff are here to help you every step of the way as you transition into a new life in Canada and become a part of the UWindsor community. Whether you are choosing to study online in Canada or from your home country, we will do everything we can to make you feel welcome. Studying in a new country and a new educational system can be both exciting and overwhelming. The International Student Centre offers a variety of programs to help you meet new friends, adjust to a new culture, and integrate into the UWindsor community whether online or in person. Get a start with joining the online International Student Orientation (ISO) and join our wonderful community.

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Welcoming Celebration

Toldo Lancer Centre (TLC) - 3pm to 4pm

Join the Welcoming Celebration to find out the Winners of Welcome week, the $4000 Tuition Prize, and to meet the rest of the First year class

Wellness Relaxation Station

Dillion Hall - 10 am to 4 pm

This event is an opportunity to take some time to relax and engage in some quiet self-care during Welcome Week. At this event, we will invite students to colour bookmarks and colouring pages that feature messages of hope for National Suicide Prevention Week. The messages featured on the colouring pages and bookmarks will be from our suicide prevention initiative; It Matters That You’re Here.

The event will take place in Dillon Hall, room 115. Participants will be asked to sign up for a 1-hour timeslot online through our registration link.

Button Making

Leddy Library - 10 am to 12 pm and 2 pm to 4 pm

The Leddy Library invites students to make a button at Leddy Library. The Leddy team will be set up in the main lobby of the library to help make buttons. Those who join the fun will also have the opportunity to win a Leddy Library prize. The team will provide all the equipment and supplies needed — magazines to cut images from, drawing tools, and pre-made templates. If students would like to make a custom button they are encouraged to bring their favourite photos and designs.

Epic Lip Sync Battle

CAW Commons - 7 pm to 9 pm

The Epic Lip Sync Battle (returning from last year Welcome Week) is an event where YOU can showcase your lip syncing talents to compete for various prizes. You don't need to sign up, just drop by, pick a song, and compete for some cool prizes.

Bad Art Night

Katzman Lounge - 7 pm to 9 pm

Calling all students who want to create art! Paint, easels and canvases will be available for students to paint whatever they would like to paint. A quite event for those who just want to paint with friends, no skills needed.

UWSA Lanchella: Hip Hop Night

UWSA Tent- 10 pm to 2 am

It's time to change into those dancing shoes & party at our Hip Hop Night! Come party at our festival tent all night long presented by Ariius! Tickets will be sold at the door for $7 with CASH ONLY or SKIP THE LINE with our All Access Pass Available on our website.  




Available on the Bridge C parking lot (next to the cemetery)