North Quad residences at Mount AllisonJoin us on campus for #PreviewMtA Day
July 26, 2019!

#PreviewMtA Day is designed to help shorten your “to do” list before Move-In Day and Orientation.

#PreviewMtA Day is a full-day of information and services for new students and their families. Residences will be open for viewing, staff from the Registrar’s Office will be ready to help you with course registration questions, and Jennings Dining Hall will be open for a free lunch! 

» Register for #PreviewMtA Day online!

 

Schedule

9:00 am Registration & Coffee Service
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre (accessible venue)

Arriving early? The Bookstore, the ID card printing station, and information tables will open at 8am at the Wallace McCain Student Centre for those arriving early on campus.

9:30 am General Welcome & Concurrent Session #1 
Please go directly to your first session of choice 

  • Session 1: Guide to Orientation 2019: "What will your story be?"
    Location: Dunn Building, Room 113 (Wu Auditorium) (accessible venue)
  • Session 2: The MtA Insider: Everything you need to know before arriving!
    Location: Gracie's Cafe, Wallace McCain Student Centre
    (accessible venue)

10:15 am Concurrent Session #2  

  • Session 1: Guide to Orientation 2019: "What will your story be?"
    Location: Dunn Building, Room 113 (Wu Auditorium) (accessible venue)
  • Session 2: The MtA Insider: Everything you need to know before arriving!
    Location: Gracie's Cafe, Wallace McCain Student Centre
    (accessible venue)

11:00 am View your residence room

View your residence room and explore your residence! Our team will be on-site to help answer any questions you may have.

Locations: Campbell Hall (accessible residence), Harper Hall (accessible residence), Bennett House, Bigelow House, Hunton House, Edwards House, Thornton House

11:45am Lunch

Satisfy your hunger with a sampling of our menu at Jennings Dining Hall (accessible venue)! Please see the important information section below if you have special dietary restrictions. 

1:30pm Campus Tour (optional)
Campus tours will be departing from the main entrance of the Wallace McCain Student Centre.

All Day 

  • Pick up your Mount Allison Student ID Card (Wallace McCain Student Centre)
  • Place a "Books on Beds" order, pick up your textbooks and purchase your MtA swag (Bookstore, Wallace McCain Student Centre)
  • Learn more about the Student Union Health & Dental Insurance Plan (Student Union Office, Wallace McCain Student Centre)  
  • Meet with our Financial Aid and Academic Advising Office (must be booked in advanced, see below)

Important information   

  • For accessibility questions, or if you require special accommodations, please contact resroom@mta.ca.
  • If you have special dietary restrictions that we should know of, please contact resroom@mta.ca. Please note that we will be serving fish and chips as one of the menu options.
  • Parking is available in P1 or P4, as identified on our campus map.

Meet with our Financial Aid and Academic Advising Office (must be booked in advance)

  • Schedule a meeting with our financial aid and awards counsellor to discuss:
    • Concerns about entrance scholarship criteria
    • Questions about applying for student loans
    • Questions about bursaries: who is eligible and how to apply?
     
  • Schedule a meeting with our first-year academic advisor (email firstyearadvisor@mta.ca) to discuss:
    • Concerns regarding course registration
    • Questions about program requirements
    • Understanding how to apply transfer credits (Post-secondary/AP/IB)
    • Information about academic resources on campus

     

Questions? Contact us by email at resroom@mta.ca or phone 506-364-2252.