Future Student Events

To help guide you as you research your options for studying at university, join our live events to meet Lakehead representatives, professors and current students. This is your opportunity to learn and ask your questions about admissions, programs, student life, and more. Select your student type from the options below to display events that are best suited to you.

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Applicant Receptions

Virtual Applicant Receptions

In Person Applicant Receptions - April 20, 2022

Thank you for applying to Lakehead University – you’ve made a great choice! Want to learn more about the transition process, what first year will be like, residence options and more? Geared towards our Canadian & domestic applicants, we’re ready to walk you through the next steps of becoming a Lakehead Thunderwolf. RSVP now, to either an in-person or virtual applicant reception event. Plus – just by attending in person or virtually– you are automatically entered to win a $100 bookstore gift card. One draw per event.

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Virtual Applicant Receptions

If you can’t make it to our campuses in person, join us virtually to chat with our recruitment team and with special guests and get your questions answered about all you need to know about joining the Lakehead community this Fall. Note these receptions contain information relevant to Canadian & domestic applicants.

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Getting Ready for Lakehead Series

Getting ready for Lakehead webinar series

Looking for more information about Lakehead? Unsure about next steps, residence, student awards and financial aid or how to register for courses? Join us for one of our informative webinars where Lakehead experts share key information and open up the floor to your questions.


Family & Supports Info Session

May 17, 2022 - 6:00pm EDT

via Zoom


Course Registration

June 7, 2022 - 6:00pm EDT

via Zoom


Tuition Fees & Payment

June 14, 2022 - 6:00pm EDT

via Zoom


Lakehead Life & Student Success

June 21, 2022 - 6:00pm EDT

via Zoom

Faculty Thursday - Program Showcase

Faculty Thursday events

As you plan for your University career, did you imagine you could connect with faculty even before your first day in class?  At Lakehead, we’re anything but typical.  Spend Thursdays this spring, chatting directly with faculty with some of our popular programs and learn how Lakehead can prepare you both academically and professionally to achieve your goals.

Bring your questions and let’s connect you to your program of interest!

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Transfer Student Events

Transfer Student Events

Looking to transfer from a college or university? Check out our 2022 Transfer Guide for pathway info and contact us at: transfer.recruit@lakeheadu.ca

Missed our recent Transfer Student Webinar? Watch the recording

Virtual Transfer Student Applicant Reception - April 27, 2022

Are you a future Thunderwolf who has previously completed some college or university?

As a college/university transfer applicant to Lakehead University, you're invited to reserve your spot and join us for our upcoming Applicant Reception presentation providing info on the next steps as a future student. Topics we'll cover include accepting your offer, document submission, residence, financial aid, course registration and more.

Our recruitment staff will be leading the presentation and hosting a live Q&A! Parents and family are welcome.

Please note: This webinar is designed for our domestic (Canadian resident) college/university student applicants. We'll be hosting a separate webinar for high school applicants.

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Engineering College Transfer Webinars

Engineering College Transfer Webinars

Thank you for your interest in our Engineering College Transfer Program. Our virtual Faculty of Engineering Info Session series has now come to a close. For answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) check out our website. 

Applications are still open and we encourage interested students to apply using the OUAC 105 application. Those that have applied should check their MyInfo and Lakehead email accounts for status updates and communications from our faculty. 

Meet with a Recruitment Advisor

Are you a current domestic high school student? A Canadian resident not currently attending an Ontario University? Looking to switch from an Ontario College or University? Do you have questions about your application or program or how to apply to residence or for scholarships and bursaries? Not sure what your next steps are?

We’re here to help! Book a one-on-one private meeting with a Recruitment Advisor today.
Click below to see the schedule of available appointments.

Students discussing in the campus coffee shop

If you are an International Applicant, please book an appointment with one of our International Recruitment Advisors.

If you are a graduate student, please contact our Graduate Studies department


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Tori White
Sr. Recruitment Coordinator

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Aaron Watson
Recruitment Officer - High School & Transfer Student Advising

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Erin McCrea
Recruitment & Events Coordinator

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Quinn Dombroskie
Recruitment Advisor

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Alex Pasquali
Recruitment Advisor

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Anna Chief
Coordinator of Indigenous Outreach, Recruitment

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