March Break Open House 2023

March Break Open House 2023


future forward to lakehead open house march 14-15 2023

Tuesday, March 14 & Wednesday, March 15, 2023 
9:00a – 3:00p

Be future forward with Lakehead University this March Break and explore our beautiful campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia over two exceptional days.    

Here's what to expect:

  • Take part in in-classroom learnings you’ll experience as a first-year student
  • Chat with representatives from our student services and with current students
  • Join an in-person tour.
  • And….an opportunity to accept your offer on the spot. 
  • More activities to be added

Registration is required.

What to expect at Future Forward to Lakehead University


We look forward to welcoming you to our campuses this March Break! Registration is required. More information on how to plan your visit can be found below.

Welcome / Info Station

Welcome to Lakehead! Start your day by checking in at our Welcome Station to pick up your registration kit and start your day of exploration. Pick up our schedule of events and select the activities that interest you the most! Our helpful guides will be here throughout the day to answer questions and guide you around campus. Our Welcome station is open 9:00a – 3:00p

Program Lectures

Do you want to experience a university lecture and get a feel of what to expect? Check out our schedule of drop in lectures of 1st and 2nd year classes and see what it's like to learn in our classrooms, labs and more. Drop in lecture times and dates will be added to each campus event registration page – please continue to check back as more classes are added. Topics may not be directly related to your program of interest, but will provide you with a great opportunity to experience university life. Lecture drop in times are between 10:00a – 4:30p

Campus Tours

Campus Tours are led by current students or recruitment staff and include guided walking tour of our campuses and learning spaces. Tours are approximately 60 to 90 minutes in duration and depart from our Welcome Station. Thunder Bay campus tours are at 9:00a and 1:00p. Orillia campus tours are at 9:00a and 1:00p. Advance registration is recommended.

Program Showcases

Join faculty members for an in-depth look at what to expect as a student in specific programs. Program showcases are approximately 45 mins in length and will depart from our Welcome Station. Check our individual campus schedule for a listing of program showcases. Advance registration is recommended.

Coffee & Conversation with Student Services

Join us for coffee and conversation with representatives from various student supports including Student Central, Student Awards & Financial Aid, Student Health & Wellness and more. Bring your questions! Conversations are scheduled for 11:00a on the Thunder Bay campus and 11:30a on the Orillia campuses. Advance registration is recommended.

Accept Your Offer on the Spot

Applicants who "accept their offer on the spot" will be celebrated and provided with a Welcome to Lakehead Acceptance Package. Details available at our Welcome Station.

And More!

More activities to be added – check back soon!