**UPDATE: Winter Open House will start, as planned, with registration beginning at 8:15 a.m. and the event commencing at 9:15 a.m.

We strongly urge you to monitor road conditions, take your time, and stay safe while traveling to join us on campus. We will be adding additional sessions to accommodate participants arriving late. If you arrive at or before 10:30 a.m. you will not miss any information.

  • If you arrive before 11:30 a.m., registration will happen at Convocation Hall
  • If you can't make it until later, you can join us for registration at the Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts and visit our Admissions Booth

Concerned about the $5,000 residence draw? If you make it to campus, you will have two ballots entered into the draw. If you are unable to join us due to the weather, you will still be eligible and have one ballot entered. Your safety is our biggest priority.


Next Open House February 28, 2020

» Register for Winter Open House  

Experience Mount Allison's campus for the first time, or visit again and get answers to all your questions. Come alone, bring a friend, relative, parent, or teacher and see what the next four years of your life could look like.

Discover all the benefits of a small, tight-knit university community.

  • Learn more about the support services offered by Mount A to help you with the transition to university studies
  • Have your questions about residence life answered
  • Find out how you can get involved at Mount Allison

Plus a chance to win a $5,000 toward your residence and other great MtA prizes!

Wondering how to get here? See directions or see our campus map


Winter Open House schedule   

8:30 a.m.9:15 a.m.
Registration
Convocation Hall

9:15 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Welcome/Kick-Off
Convocation Hall

9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
Breakout session #1 (follow your group)

  • What's Next Presentation: financial aid, academic advising, and housing
  • Why choose Mount A? Session for Grade 10 and 11 students
  • Residence tours

10:40 a.m.–11:40 a.m.
Breakout session #2 (follow your group)

  • What's Next Presentation: financial aid, academic advising, and housing
  • Residence tours

11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

  • Complimentary Lunch, Jennings Dining Hall
  • Life at MtA Fair, Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts

1:30 p.m.–2:20 p.m.
Choose a session:  

  • Bachelor of Arts, Windsor Hall Grand Room
  • Bachelor of Science, Convocation Hall
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts Room 302
  • Current students perspective, Wallace McCain Student Centre (Tweedie Hall)
  • NSISP/NBISP information session, Wallace McCain Student Centre Room 125

2:30 p.m.–3:20 p.m.
Choose a session:

  • Bachelor of Arts, Windsor Hall Grand Room
  • Bachelor of Science, Convocation Hall
  • Music courses, M.Y. Bell Music Conservatory (Brunton Auditorium)
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Dunn Building Room 113
  • Current students perspective, Wallace McCain Student Centre (Tweedie Hall)
  • NSISP/NBISP information session, Wallace McCain Student Centre Room 125

3:30 p.m.-4 p.m.
Closing remarks and prize draw
Convocation Hall — $5,000 Residence Award


Other info

Three Travel for Free! Fill a vehicle with 3 or more students and Mount Allison will cover your fuel costs! Flying? No problem — we will help cover the cost as well (up to $100). Bring along your fuel receipt or boarding pass.

Missing school to attend? Visit the Admissions Booth at the Life at MtA Fair to collect an attendance letter.