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Virtual Fall Open House


Future UWindsor students and their entourage can attend live webinars, and find out about programs, awards, financial aid, student support, and academic advising. Meet fellow students and student recruiters virtually in the Lancer Lounge. No travel needed, you can participate from wherever you are.

Why you should attend


  • Find out about the programs you are interested in.
  • Connect with faculty, staff and current students.
  • Get an update on what’s happening on campus.
  • Find out about scholarships, financial aid, residence and how to apply.
  • Meet other UWindsor future students in the networking lounge and have some fun by scoring points for activities. Check out the live leaderboard to see how you’re doing.
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November 21, 2020 / 11 am - 3 pm EST

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Program for the day


Attend webinars, visit the information booths, and visit the networking lounge throughout the day and get points for engaging. Throughout the day we’ll remind you about events and activities you won’t want to miss! Ask your questions about awards, financial aid, student support, and academic advising.

Your Future - Made in Windsor

11 am EST

Your Future - Made in Windsor


Why is University of Windsor right for you? Visit the auditorium and attend the Welcome to UWindsor Live Session. Find out about the day - and choose which sessions you would like to attend.

UWindsor Campus Tour

11 am EST

Campus Tour


We would love to welcome you to campus soon, but for now, don't forget to go on a virtual tour! To check out our beautiful campus.

Fees & Financial Aid

11:15 am EST

Fees & Financial Aid


Receive answers to your questions about fees and financial aid! The presentation begins at 11:15 am in the Auditorium.

Discovering the Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences at UWindsor

11:15 am EST

Discovering the Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences at UWindsor


FAHSS is our largest faculty on campus, tune into their presentation to learn by many of the worlds leaders have degrees from the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science.

Welcome to the Biological Sciences & the Behaviour, Cognition & Neuroscience programs!

11:15 am EST

Welcome to the Biological Sciences & the Behaviour, Cognition & Neuroscience programs!


Windsor is destination science - don't miss their presentation at 11:15 to learn why!

Your Pathway to Law

11:30 am EST

Your Pathway to Law


Are you a future lawyer? Learn about our exciting law program and how to get your self there.

Communication, Media & Film - A World of Possibilities

11:30 am EST

Communication, Media & Film - A World of Possibilities


This presentation discusses the program majors available in Communication, Media and Film, the flexibility to add a second major or minor, and the many career paths open to graduates of CMF. We'll look at how CMF combines theory and practice to create an interesting and engaged learning experience and ways students can take advantage of opportunities for involvement in the department and throughout campus.

Biomedical Sciences

11:30 am EST

Biomedical Sciences

UWindsor Campus Tour

11:30 am EST

Campus Tour


We would love to welcome you to campus soon, but for now, don't forget to go on a virtual tour! To check out our beautiful campus.

Odette School of Business

11:45 am EST

Odette School of Business


With 6 double majors, 6 specializations, co-op and much more, you don't want to miss this presentation on all things business.

The Exciting World of Sociology, Criminology, Anthropology & Family & Social Relations

11:45 am EST

The Exciting World of Sociology, Criminology, Anthropology & Family & Social Relations

Chemistry & Biochemistry

11:45 am EST

Chemistry & Biochemistry

Faculty of Education Bachelor of Education: The UWindsor Advantage

12:00 pm EST

Faculty of Education Bachelor of Education: The UWindsor Advantage


Are you a future educator? If so, tune into this session to learn about the University of Windsor advantage!

Disability Studies Program - Nothing About Us Without Us!

12:00 pm EST

Disability Studies Program - Nothing About Us Without Us!

Computer Science

12:00 pm EST

Computer Science

UWindsor Campus Tour

11:30 am EST

Campus Tour


We would love to welcome you to campus soon, but for now, don't forget to go on a virtual tour! To check out our beautiful campus.

Undergraduate Engineering Programs

12:15 pm EST

Undergraduate Engineering Programs


Ready to help solve problems of the future? That is what engineers do! Listen in to learn more about our unique student centric programs.

School of Dramatic Art

12:15 pm EST

School of Dramatic Art


Welcome to the School of Dramatic Art (SoDA). Our areas of study include programs in Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor Arts (Honours) Drama Education, Bachelor of Arts (Honours), and BAG-Dramatic Arts/Conc Ed. Students can expect a balance of academic and hands-on practical experience across all programs as they study and train for careers as Actors, Teachers, Theatre artists, and Practitioners. Faculty and staff at SoDA are always open to meeting with students to talk about their areas of specialty

Economics

12:15 pm EST

Economics

Welcome to Kinesiology - Introduction

12:30 pm EST

Welcome to Kinesiology - Introduction


Starting in the Fall of 2021, the Department of Kinesiology will be offering students the opportunity to complete degrees in two major areas: Honours Kinesiology - Movement Science Honours Sport Management and Leadership. Tune in to our session to learn more about these exciting programs and the many career options that our graduates enjoy!

English & Creative Writing - How & Why to Major in English

12:30 pm EST

English & Creative Writing - How & Why to Major in English


This presentation will describe English major, demonstrate its key benefits both now and in future careers, and outline the admission requirements

An Introduction to the School of the Environment

12:30 pm EST

An Introduction to the School of the Environment


Welcome to the School of the Environment at the University of Windsor. Earth and environmental scientists study the composition and structure of Earth, the physical, chemical, and biological processes that shape our planet and environment, as well as the impact that humans have on the environment. Our Director, Dr. Joel Gagnon, will provide information about our comprehensive undergraduate Environmental Science and Environmental Studies degree programs, and the student experience both inside and outside of the classroom.

UWindsor Campus Tour

12:30 pm EST

Campus Tour


We would love to welcome you to campus soon, but for now, don't forget to go on a virtual tour! To check out our beautiful campus.

Information Session, Faculty of Nursing

12:45 pm EST

Information Session, Faculty of Nursing


Want to learn more about one of the only Nursing program in Ontario that offers clinicl placements in your first year? Tune in to learn all about Nursing.

French Studies

12:45 pm EST

French Studies

Greek & Roman Studies & Modern Languages

1:00 pm EST

Greek & Roman Studies & Modern Languages

Introduction to the Aeronautics Leadership Program

1:00 pm EST

Introduction to the Aeronautics Leadership Program


This session will provide an overview of the admission requirements, overall program requirements and flight training details of the Aeronautics Leadership Program.

UWindsor Campus Tour

1:00 pm EST

Campus Tour


We would love to welcome you to campus soon, but for now, don't forget to go on a virtual tour! To check out our beautiful campus.

Why UWindsor for International Students

1:15 pm EST

Why UWindsor for International Students

Mathematics & Statistics

1:15 pm EST

Mathematics & Statistics

An Introduction to Physics at the University of Windsor

1:30 pm EST

An Introduction to Physics at the University of Windsor


Representatives from the Department of Physics will present information on the programs offered by the Department, entrance requirements, the types of classes a Physics student takes, and the opportunities for engaging in world-class research with a faculty advisor as an undergraduate student.

UWindsor Campus Tour

1:30 pm EST

Campus Tour


We would love to welcome you to campus soon, but for now, don't forget to go on a virtual tour! To check out our beautiful campus.

International Student Panel Discussion

1:45 pm EST

International Student Panel Discussion


In this session some of our current international students will share their experiences when they first arrived from different parts of the world and as students in the various academic programs. They will also offer suggestions on how to prepare for arrival in Windsor and the facilities available to our large international student population on and off campus. Topics related to day to day life as an international student will be addressed with an opportunity to ask questions.

Psychology

1:45 pm EST

Psychology

School of Social Work

2:00 pm EST

School of Social Work

Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences

2:00 pm EST

Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences

UWindsor Campus Tour

2:00 pm EST

Campus Tour


We would love to welcome you to campus soon, but for now, don't forget to go on a virtual tour! To check out our beautiful campus.

Women's & Gender Studies

2:15 pm EST

Women's & Gender Studies

Outstanding Scholars

2:15 pm EST

Outstanding Scholars

Political Science, International Relations & Development Studies, Law & Politics

2:30 pm EST

Political Science, International Relations & Development Studies, Law & Politics

UWindsor Campus Tour

2:30 pm EST

Campus Tour


Last chance to tour our beautiful campus virtually. Don't miss it!

Information Fair


Our Information Fair is open through the event, you can drop in on any of our booths at anytime to ask questions and download relevant materials.

Information Booths


  • Aeronautics Leadership
  • Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Business
  • Bystander Initiative
  • Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Communication, Media & Film
  • Computer Science
  • Disability Studies
  • Dramatic Art
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English & Creative Writing
  • Forensics
  • History
  • Human Kinetics/Kinesiology
  • Integrative Biology
  • Interdisciplinary Arts & Science
  • Law
  • Liberal Arts & Professional Studies
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Languages, Literatures, & Cultures
  • Nursing
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • School of Creative Arts
  • School of the Environment
  • Science
  • Social Work
  • Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology
  • Women's & Gender Studies
  • Admissions/Registrar
  • Aboriginal Education Centre
  • Campus Bookstore
  • Campus Police Services
  • Careers, Co-op & Experiential Learning
  • EPICentre
  • International Students
  • I.T. Services
  • Lancer Athletics & Recreational Services
  • Leddy Library
  • Outstanding Scholars
  • Residence Services
  • Student Accessibility Services
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid
  • Student Exchange
  • Student Health & Wellness
  • Student Success & Leadership Centre
  • UwinCard Office
  • UWin Prep Program
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Frequently Asked Questions


Connect with faculty, staff and current students and get an update on what’s happening on campus, find out about scholarships, financial aid, residence and your next steps in preparing for Head Start Orientation. Meet other UWindsor future students in the networking lounge and have some fun by scoring points for activities. Check out the live leaderboard to see how you’re doing.

No need to download or install anything! Simply log in with your email and password that will be sent to you once you sign up to attend.

If you would like to video chat with a presenter or staff in the exhibit booths, you will need a webcam. But you can always use text or the phone if it’s more convenient.

Simply log in with your email and password that will be sent to you once you sign up to attend.

There is an Information Desk and Technical Help desk located in the virtual lobby.

Yes! Anything you see throughout the event can be saved to your virtual briefcase and all of the documents will be emailed to you.

Yes share the link to sign up!

Recordings of all presentations as well as all the resources in the exhibit booths will be available for a month after the event. You can still log in and view the materials and ask your questions by chat or email.

Any browser should work as long as it’s updated.

Contact us at ask.UWindsor


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Contest Rules & Restrictions


  1. To be eligible to win one of five, $50 Amazon Gift Card prizes (the "Prize"), you must attend UWindsor Virtual Open Day on Saturday, October 3 between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and take a photo of yourself engaging in the event in front of a computer screen and post this photo to Instagram and tag @uwindsor or post it on your own Instagram with the hashtag #uwindsoropenday.
  2. Contest entrants will receive one entry per attendee to the random draw when the entrant posts on Oct 3, 2020 between 11:00 a.m. and 3 p.m. eastern standard time.
  3. Entries will be accepted on Oct 3, 2020 between 11:00 a.m. and 3 p.m. eastern standard time online during the UWindsor Virtual Open Day. Entries received before or after this time will not be included in the random draw.  
  4. The winner of the draw will be randomly drawn from the pool of all entries for the UWindsor Virtual Open Day Instagram Contest online event. 
  5. The draw will take place on October 5, 2020.  
  6. Participants must answer a skill testing question to receive their prize.  
  7. The Prize will be delivered by e-mail to the recipient.  
  8. The Prize is non-refundable and non-transferrable and cannot be exchanged. 
  9. Contest entrants agree that the University of Windsor shall be permitted to publish the name of the Prize winner.  
  10. The winner will receive notification of the award through Instagram and to the email address they provide when they register to attend the event.  
  11. The award must be claimed by November 5, 2020.
  12. By participating in this contest, all entrants agree to be bound by these Rules & Restrictions and agree that the University of Windsor may terminate the contest at any time without prior notice or change the Rules & Restrictions applying thereto.  
  13. This contest is open to Ontario residents only and is governed by Canadian and Ontario
  1. To be eligible to win one of five, $50 Amazon Gift Card prizes (the "Prize"), you must attend the UWindsor Open Day on Saturday, October 3, 2020 and solve and find all of the scavenger hunt items identified in the UWindsor Virtual Open Day Scavenger Hunt.
  2. Contest entrants will receive one entry to the random draw when the entrant finds all the scavenger hunt items identified in the UWindsor Virtual Open Day Scavenger Hunt.
  3. Entries will be accepted on October 3, 2020 between 11:00 am and 3 pm eastern standard time online only at the UWindsor Virtual Open Day event.
  4. The winner of the draw will be randomly drawn from the pool of all entries for UWindsor Virtual Open Day Scavenger Hunt online event.
  5. The draw will take place on October 5, 2020. 
  6. The winner will receive notification of the award to the email address they provide when they register to attend the event.
  7. Participants must answer a skill testing question to receive their prize. 
  8. The Prize will be delivered by email to the recipient.
  9. The Prize is non-refundable and non-transferrable and cannot be exchanged.
  10. Contest entrants agree that the University of Windsor shall be permitted to publish the name of the Prize winner. 
  11. The award must be claimed by November 5, 2020.
  12. By participating in this contest, all entrants agree to be bound by these Rules & Restrictions and agree that the University of Windsor may terminate the contest at any time without prior notice or change the Rules & Restrictions applying thereto. 
  13. This contest is open to Ontario residents only and is governed by Canadian and Ontario law. 
  1. To be eligible to win one of five, $50 Amazon Gift Card prizes (the "Prize"), you must attend the UWindsor Open Day on Saturday, October 3, 2020 and engage in activities and be one of the top five attendees who scores the most points for the following Leaderboard engagement activities with the following points assigned:
    • UWindsor Virtual Open Day Event Login: 25
    • Each booth visit: 25
    • Attend a presentation in the Auditorium: 100
    • View a document: 25
    • Chat with a UWindsor representative: 50
    • Click a content link at any of the booths: 25
  2. The winning entrants will be the attendees with top five scores at the top of the Leaderboard at the UWindsor Virtual Open Day.
  3. The winning entries will be identified at 3 p.m. on October 3, 2020 eastern standard time at the UWindsor Virtual Open Day.
  4. The winners will receive notification of the award to the email address they provide when they register to attend the event.
  5. Participants must answer a skill testing question to receive their prize. 
  6. The Prize will be delivered by e-mail to the recipient.
  7. The Prize is non-refundable and non-transferrable and cannot be exchanged.
  8. Contest entrants agree that the University of Windsor shall be permitted to publish the name of the Prize winner. 
  9. The prize must be claimed by November 5, 2020. 
  10. By participating in this contest, all entrants agree to be bound by these Rules & Restrictions and agree that the University of Windsor may terminate the contest at any time without prior notice or change the Rules & Restrictions applying thereto. 
  11. This contest is open to Ontario residents only and is governed by Canadian and Ontario law. 

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