Lakehead University March Break open house running March 11 to 13

March 7, 2019 – Thunder Bay, Ont.

Now’s your chance to experience Lakehead University in person at the March Break Open House, March 11 to 13 in Thunder Bay.

Spend a day on campus with your friends and family to see what it’s like to be a Lakehead student. Sit in on classes, meet faculty and students, get the inside scoop on student life, and enjoy guided tours of campus.

Visitors will be able to ask questions about on-campus housing, the application process, awards and scholarships, student support services and more.

Event details:

●     Drop in to classes, chat with professors and students.

●      Take a campus tour and visit residence.

●      Learn about financing your education, and residence life.

●      Get answers to all your questions about studying and living at Lakehead. 

Register today at to let us know you will attend to see for yourself why Lakehead University is among Canada’s Top 10 undergraduate universities according to Maclean’s University Rankings

Whether you are visiting for a Campus Tour or a Campus Open House, Lakehead offers up to $500 in financial assistance to prospective students who are currently in grade 12 and travelling from a distance to come experience what it is like to be a student at Canada's #1 Value Added University.

You must submit the application within three weeks of your campus visit and the deadline for visiting campus is July 14, 2019. Click here for more information about this financial assistance for travel.



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Lakehead University has approximately 9,700 full-time equivalent students and 2,000 faculty and staff in 10 faculties at two campuses in Orillia and Thunder Bay, Ontario. Lakehead is a fully comprehensive university: home to Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law in 44 years, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, and faculties of Engineering, Business Administration, Health & Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences & Humanities, Science & Environmental Studies, Natural Resources Management, Education, and Graduate Studies. Maclean’s 2019 University Rankings place Lakehead University among Canada's Top 10 primarily undergraduate universities and in 2018 Research Infosource named Lakehead Research University of the Year in its category for the fourth consecutive year. Visit