BROCKCHELLA LINE UP

Residence Move In

Location: Quarry View, Earp, Vallee, DeCew, Lowenberger, Village Residences
Organizer: Department of Residences

Please have ALL items labeled with name, residence, and room prior to arriving on move in day. Please check your Brock Email for your specific time slot.

Welcome to Residence, we’re happy to have you! You will move in, get introduced to your Don and other Residence Life Staff members from your building along with meeting other students who will become your community for the remainder of the year! Don’t hesitate to ask the Residence Life Staff any questions.

Brock Off-Campus BBQ

Time: 5:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: Student Life & Community Experience

Not living in residence this year? Not a problem! To kick off O-Week, we invite you to come mingle with your fellow off-campus students at the annual Brock Off-Campus (BOC) BBQ! Not only will there be food and drinks, but we will handing out shirts for the BOC team at the Summer Games on Monday September 4th. New this year, there will be a services expo with different campus departments. This is a great opportunity to learn about a variety of services and it will help you outline different ways to succeed at Brock. This is a free event, and is the perfect lead into the Kick-Off/Live Burn and Tower Party happening later that evening!

Residence First Dinner

Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Ask Your Don
Organizer: Department of Residences

Your Residence Don will direct you on your assigned dinner time. Each house, hall, court, and block is welcomed to eat as a community and get to know one another. If you have dining restrictions please speak to a Food Services Manager in the dining hall about accommodations. Don’t forget to bring your student card; it works as your meal plan!

Residence Meetings

Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Residence Communities
Organizer: Department of Residences

Your first day can be confusing, let us help with that. Our staff will go over briefly what your time in Residence will look like and how to navigate your first week here. Learn about the different services offered and what the Residence Life Staff have to offer. Ask your Don for more information about your specific community meetings.

Kick Off Party

Time: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

This is your official start to #Brockchella, and what better way to begin the week than with fellow Badgers at the Kick Off Party! Here you will meet your student executives, show your school pride, win wicked swag items and more!

Live Burn

Time: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: Department of Residences

Don’t think it can happen to you? Come see what happens when a fire gets out of control in a residence room. Learn more about fire safety on campus and in your home. For more information, visit knowfire .ca, or get in contact with Rick Fraser, the Manager, Emergency Management and Life Safety at Brock University at (905) 688-5550 ext. 3130 or [email protected]

Tower Party

Time: 9:00 pm
Cost: $10
Location: Schmon Tower Field
Organizer: BUSU

Come and dance the night away at the first and one of the most popular events during O-Week. We even had to move it from directly under the tower to Schmon Tower Field to accommodate everyone. This party houses a live DJ, terrific lights, awesome new Badgers and tons of tunes.

9:00PM – Brockchella Pass entry begins
9:30PM – General Admission begins

You must have your Brock student card to get in.

International Student Orientation

Time: 11:30 am
Cost: Free
Location: Sean O’Sullivan Theatre
Organizer: International Student Services

Are you a new international student studying at Brock? Attend this session to learn how you can make the most of your Brock experience – both inside and outside the classroom. You’ll also receive important information regarding health insurance, Canadian culture, support services, and finances while making friendships to last a lifetime! Dinner will be provided. Be sure to register in advance for this event!

Registration: 11:30am-12:30pm
Event: 12:30 – 4pm
Dinner: 4:30-6pm

Summer Games

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: Department of Residences

Let the games begin! Join us for Brock’s traditional summer games event. Test your strength and bring your team to victory after going head-to-head against other Brock Community teams. Come with your Residence Community or join the Off Campus team. Brock Off-Campus Students who wish to participate must register through ExperienceBU to ensure they are added onto their respective team! Remember to bring your Brock student card to track your attendance!

Drive In Movie

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Sean O’Sullivan Theatre
Organizer: BUSU

Due to potential weather concerns, the movie has been moved inside to D Howes Theatre. There will be two showings, each with a capacity of about 500, so this will be a first-come, first-served event. There is no outside food or drink, but popcorn and water will be available.

7PM: Showing One

10PM: Showing Two

We will be showing 2017 Action-Comedy Baywatch, featuring Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario.

The following preview may containg content that could offend some viewers. Viewer discretion is advised.

Courtyard Coffee House

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: Student Life & Community Experience

Is partying not your ‘thing’? Looking to cool off from the Summer Games and meet new people? Courtyard Coffee House is the event for you! Come on out for snacks, music, lawn games and fun! This is the perfect way to relax and mingle before heading off to the Drive-In movie! This is an open event, so feel free to drop in anytime between 7-9pm. This event is brought to you by Student Life and Community Experience and is open to any and ALL first year students!

Faculty of Applied Health Sciences Orientation

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Various (See table)
Organizer: Brock University

Jumping into university life is not always easy, and sometimes we all need a little help along the way. It’s a good thing we have orientation events and programs to help get you started.

Room locations:
RECL – AS202
SPMA – AS204
NUSC – AS215
HLSC – TH247
KINE – TH325
AS216

Goodman School of Business Orientation

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: David Howes Theatre
Organizer: Brock University

Register for the Goodman Orientation (September 5, 2017 from 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.) for a chance to hear from professors, staff, and student leaders about how to be successful in your first year at the Goodman School of Business! Be sure to register for the Goodman Orientation BBQ happening afterwards from 12 noon -1 p.m. where the first 500 students will receive a free Goodman School of Business t-shirt!

Registration is first come, first serve. Please complete the online registration form to guarantee your seat. Details are subject to change. Any changes and information will be communicated through your Brock email address. To register, head to: https://brocku.ca/goodman/orientation/.

Vendor Fair

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Come and see what the Brock community and Niagara Region have to offer! Vendor Fair is the best way to familiarize yourself with the multitude of services, programs and organizations available to students. It’s a great way to learn about local businesses and organizations in the St. Catharines / Niagara community. Be sure to check out both days because contests and giveaways will be happening all day long, and make sure you pick up your bus pass.

Campus Tours

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Sir Isaac Brock Statue
Organizer: Department of Residences

Have the first day of class jitters? Let us help you find your classrooms before classes start. Bring your class schedule and let us show you where you need to go. You can also get information on campus resources and find your way around Brock. Stop by and take a tour to have yourself entered in a draw to win fun prizes!

Faculty of Humanities Orientation

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Sean O’Sullivan Theatre
Organizer: Brock University

Start your Humanities program right by attending our Humanities Dean’s Welcome and Information Session. Gather with fellow students, meet the Dean and the Associate Dean (Undergraduate Student Affairs), Department Chairs, professors, administrative staff and your Humanities undergraduate advisors.

Clubs Fair

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Did you know BUSU has over 100 ratified student clubs on campus? Come out to Clubs Fair to join as many clubs as you want! They range in categories including academic, political, religious, arts, hobbies, activism and well-being. If you have an idea for a new club, come and speak to the BUSU staff and we will help get you started. It’s a great way to get involved, meet new friends and make a difference in your new community!

Faculty of Social Sciences Orientation

Time: 12:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Various (See table)
Organizer: Brock University

Join Social Science students for a chance to find meet others in your major and for an opportunity to find out important tips for successful completion of your degree. You will meet your program advisor and faculty. The Dean or Associate Dean will give you insider information. Most importantly, your assigned advisor will acquaint you with information on the program of your choice.

Co-op Orientation Day

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: $45
Location: Sean O’Sullivan Theatre
Organizer: Co-op Education

Registration – 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Event- 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us! Begin your journey as a #BrockCoop student right here at our Co-op Orientation event on Tuesday, September 5th! At this co-op only event, you will have an opportunity to meet your co-op peers to build your social network, interact with senior co-op students and alumni to learn about their experience, and participate in fun activities to start your career development plan. Register now!

Concurrent Teacher Education Orientation

Time: 1:45 pm
Cost: Free
Location: TH 247
Organizer: Brock University

Welcome to Concurrent Education Programs! We hope to see you at our orientation session during which you will be introduced to faculty and staff from the Faculty of Education. Learn what to expect as you begin this exciting journey and gain insight into how you can make the most of your time at Brock. You will also meet other concurrent education students, including representatives from the Concurrent Education Student Association who are eager to involve you in their many activities. We are happy that you have made the decision to join us and look forward to meeting you!

Faculty of Mathematics and Science Orientation

Time: 3:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: TH 247
Organizer: Brock University

The Faculty of Mathematics and Science wants your transition into first year to be as smooth as possible. So come out and meet the Dean, the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies, the Academic Advisor, as well as faculty and staff involved in 1st year courses. This information session will help you get the most out of your first year with us and you will find out more about what we offer to help you succeed. Remember: It’s your future. We’ll help you get there.

Student-Athlete Orientation

Time: 5:00 pm
Cost: Free
Organizer: Brock Sports

Welcome Brock Athletes! Please join us for this fun and exciting orientation and training session, where we will outline expectations and regulations of being a student-athlete at Brock.

Sexucation

Time: 6:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: David Howes Theatre
Organizer: Department of Residences

No Zebras will be discussing safe sex and consent with regards to alcohol. This event will feature two sessions. Session 1 will run from 6:00pm-7:30pm, and Session 2 will run from 8:00pm-9:30pm.

Badger’s Believe it or Not!

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: $10
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: BUSU

This is an all new event for 2017! We’ve collected some of the most amazing talent you’ve ever seen. Check out what’s in store below.

Wayne Hoffman

Wes Barker

Vendor Fair

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Come and see what the Brock community and Niagara Region have to offer! Vendor Fair is the best way to familiarize yourself with the multitude of services, programs and organizations available to students. It’s a great way to learn about local businesses and organizations in the St. Catharines / Niagara community. Be sure to check out both days because contests and giveaways will be happening all day long, and make sure you pick up your bus pass.

Clubs Fair

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Did you know BUSU has over 100 ratified student clubs on campus? Come out to Clubs Fair to join as many clubs as you want! They range in categories including academic, political, religious, arts, hobbies, activism and well-being. If you have an idea for a new club, come and speak to the BUSU staff and we will help get you started. It’s a great way to get involved, meet new friends and make a difference in your new community!

International Centre – Open House

Time: 11:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: International Centre
Organizer: International Student Services

Curious to know what goes on in the International Centre? Join us for an afternoon of fun as the IC opens its doors to Brock students, staff and faculty. Featuring a free BBQ lunch and live music at noon, learn about what we can offer you for the upcoming year!

Skyzone

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: $5
Location: Sir Isaac Brock Statue
Organizer: Department of Residences

Get a jump start at your year, literally, and get active at Sky Zone St. Catharines. Bounce your way in the trampoline park, test your slam dunk skills on the nets, or plunge into the foam pit! Students will be traveling by transit and are required to bring their student card for access. There is a $5 fee for a 60 minute jump, socks included. Please fill out the online wavier prior to the event, and print and fill out Brock’s waiver (students under 18 years of age must have a parent/guardian sign).

Isaac’s Experience

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: BUSU, Student Life, Department of Residences & Brock Campus Partners

Congratulations! You’ve completed your first day of university; why not celebrate with arcade games, video games and laser tag at Isaac’s! The bar will be transformed into a full laser tag field, and Skybar will feature various arcade style games. This is an alcohol-free event so enjoy a mocktail at the bar! Come on your own or as a small team and get ready for a great night! If you have restrictions in terms of allergies or accessibility, please contact [email protected] This event is brought to you by Student Life and Community Experience, the Brock University Students’ Union, and Brock Residence – connect with us on social media to stay up to date with all our upcoming events!

Outdoor Yoga

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: BUSU

Come find your inner Badger ZEN during our Outdoor Yoga event, brought to you by Power Yoga Canada! Please bring your own mat, as mats will not be provided. Sign up below!

https://experiencebu.brocku.ca/submitter/form/start/10932

Tea Social

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Global Commons (IC104)
Organizer: International Student Services

An informal drop-in event for new students to get together for tea and delicious snacks and to have a chance to meet other students from all over the world.

Fall Into Wellness

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: BUSU

Kickoff a year of Wellness with us and enjoy a relaxed atmosphere in Jubilee Court. Our very last farmer’s market of the year will be happening alongside a showcase of local vendors that provide wellness services and products for students. Feel free to come shop or browse, Badgers.

Tai Chi

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: International Student Services

This session will be provided by Brock’s very own Professor Hongfu Chen in Jubilee Court. Participants of all levels are welcome to join us for this Chinese martial art, which is a self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and stretching, practiced for both defense training and health benefits.

Outdoor Yoga

Time: 3:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Walker Complex Dance Studio
Organizer: BUSU

Come find your inner Badger ZEN during our Outdoor Yoga event, brought to you by Power Yoga Canada! Please bring your own mat, as mats will not be provided. Sign up below!

This event has been moved to the Walker Complex Dance Studio due to inclement weather.

https://experiencebu.brocku.ca/submitter/form/start/10932

One Condom Presents Condom Poker & Dirty Bingo

Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free with VIB | $10
Location: Ian D. Beddis Gymnasium
Organizer: BUSU

Take over 1,000 first year students and put them in a gym with over 30,000 condoms and what do you get? CONDOM POKER AND CASINO NIGHT! This is one of Brock’s longest running traditions of O-Week. Using these condoms as casino chips, students can enter the Texas Hold ‘Em poker tournament, or play table games like blackjack and war! If cards aren’t your thing, don’t worry – you can join us for DIRTY BINGO! It’s another great way to meet new people, have fun and win some BIG prizes!

Ghost Walks

Time: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Sir Isaac Brock Statue
Organizer: Department of Residences

Prepare yourself to feel shivers as you venture on a guided ghost walk of Downtown St. Catharines. Explore the history and haunted tales of the unique buildings not far from campus. Think you can handle the scare? Come join us for a night that will send a chill down your spine. Students are to meet at the Sr. Isaac Brock Tower to take transit to the downtown location.

Isaac’s Launch Party

Time: 9:00 pm
Cost: $3
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: BUSU
Open to: 19+

Here at Brock, our weekends start on Thursday, and Isaac’s is the place to be! Isaac’s will open its doors at 9pm on and make sure you come early, because opening night is always crazy. Remember: Cover is $3 for students or $5 for guests (a Brock student can sign in up to two guests at the door)! Government issued ID and student ID required.

Kicking Off the Semester

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Alumni Turf Field & Ian Beddis Gym
Organizer: Brock Sports and Student Life

Kick off the semester with an introduction of Brock Intramurals . A variety of popular men’s, women’s and co-ed sports that are offered throughout the Fall semester will be available to try! Join us at the Alumni Turf Field and in Ian Beddis gym for a showacse of some of the sports Brock has to offer. Come as a team or register as an individual. If you are interested in attending, please register here!

Open Mic Night

Time: 6:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Walker Complex Courtyard
Organizer: BUSU & Department of Residences

Have a talent you want to show the rest of Brock? Come out and perform at Open Mic! We’re looking for musicians, singers, actors, poets, writers, and more. Have a talent? We want to see it. Sign up online below (opening soon). Refreshments will be available from General Brock. This is a Bring Your Own Blanket event.

Paint Party

Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: Advance Tickets: $15 (Buy Below) / Door Tickets: $20
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Go HARD in the paint at BROCK UNIVERSITY! Technocolour Dreams is Canada’s BIGGEST Paint Party, and it’s right here at Brock for one night only on Friday, September 8th! Come on out to Weatherstation Field for one of the biggest events we’ve ever thrown, and don’t forget your Brockchella t-shirt. Let our guest DJ warm you up until the paint starts flying!

Buy Your Tickets Now

Games Night

Time: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: CJ’s Lounge
Organizer: Department of Residences
Open to: Residence Students

Bored? The solution is board games, and lot of them. Join us for games, pizza, and a good time. Take advantage of an all access CJ’s night, fully equipped with pool, ping pong, Mario, and more. Come and join a game or bring friends to play along with, unwind with us after your first week of university.

Brock Bazaar

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Academic South
Organizer: Brock Leaders Citizenship Society

 

Are you a student in need of some things to spice up your home away from home for the school year? Are you a member of the Brock community who loves bargain hunting? Looking for a fun filled morning with food, activities and great discounts? If you answered yes to any of these (or if we just piqued your interest), look no further than the Brock Bazaar! Join the Brock Leaders Citizenship Society as members of the Brock and Niagara communities come together for a community wide indoor yard sale. There will also be games, fun activities for people of all ages and great food available. All proceeds from this Brock Cares Day of Service event will go towards Alternative Reading Week bursaries for students. To purchase a table to sell yard sale items, visit http://brockbazaar.eventbrite.ca. Stay tuned to the Brock Bazaar Facebook event page for updates and more information!

Brock Cares

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: BUSU & Student Life

Brock Cares Day of Service is a day where Brock volunteers from across the University, including students, staff, faculty and alumni, come together to contribute to the Niagara community by participating in service projects and volunteering at local not-for-profit agencies throughout the Region.

Campus Carnival

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: Department of Residences

Everyone deserves to feel like a kid again. Our classic carnival will bring a smile to your face as you experience games, face painting, and lots of carnival snacks provided by Red Frogs. Come show off your strength at the high striker or your dance moves in the disco bounce house – there is something for everyone!

Brockchella Headliner

Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: Advance Tickets: $30 / Door Tickets: $40
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

The Big Ticket Concert is the biggest of all our O-Week events, and for the first time ever, we’re hosting the concert on the Saturday to ensure there are no class conflicts and as an awesome way to cap off your Brockchella experience. This year we are proud to announce Desiigner with Jazz Cartier as our performers!

Buy your advance tickets now.

You must have a valid Brock ID to get into the concert.

Videos may contain content that offends some viewers. Viewer discrestion is advised.

Closing Campfire

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Alphie’s Trough
Organizer: Department of Residences

The end of Orientation Week will leave you wanting S’MORE, and that’s what we want to bring to you. Come by for a classic campfire with s’mores and sing-alongs.

Off Campus: 7:00-7:30pm Village Residence: 7:35-8:05pm
Lowenberger Residence: 8:10-8:40pm Quarry View Residence: 8:45-9:15pm
Earp Residence: 9:20-9:50pm Vallee Residence: 9:55-10:25pm
DeCew Residence: 10:30-11pm

*This schedule is a work in progress during the summer. Events are subject to change prior to Orientation Week.

Residence Move In

Location: Quarry View, Earp, Vallee, DeCew, Lowenberger, Village Residences
Organizer: Department of Residences

Please have ALL items labeled with name, residence, and room prior to arriving on move in day. Please check your Brock Email for your specific time slot.

Welcome to Residence, we’re happy to have you! You will move in, get introduced to your Don and other Residence Life Staff members from your building along with meeting other students who will become your community for the remainder of the year! Don’t hesitate to ask the Residence Life Staff any questions.

Brock Off-Campus BBQ

Time: 5:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: Student Life & Community Experience

Not living in residence this year? Not a problem! To kick off O-Week, we invite you to come mingle with your fellow off-campus students at the annual Brock Off-Campus (BOC) BBQ! Not only will there be food and drinks, but we will handing out shirts for the BOC team at the Summer Games on Monday September 4th. New this year, there will be a services expo with different campus departments. This is a great opportunity to learn about a variety of services and it will help you outline different ways to succeed at Brock. This is a free event, and is the perfect lead into the Kick-Off/Live Burn and Tower Party happening later that evening!

Residence First Dinner

Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Ask Your Don
Organizer: Department of Residences

Your Residence Don will direct you on your assigned dinner time. Each house, hall, court, and block is welcomed to eat as a community and get to know one another. If you have dining restrictions please speak to a Food Services Manager in the dining hall about accommodations. Don’t forget to bring your student card; it works as your meal plan!

Residence Meetings

Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Residence Communities
Organizer: Department of Residences

Your first day can be confusing, let us help with that. Our staff will go over briefly what your time in Residence will look like and how to navigate your first week here. Learn about the different services offered and what the Residence Life Staff have to offer. Ask your Don for more information about your specific community meetings.

Kick Off Party

Time: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

This is your official start to #Brockchella, and what better way to begin the week than with fellow Badgers at the Kick Off Party! Here you will meet your student executives, show your school pride, win wicked swag items and more!

Live Burn

Time: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: Department of Residences

Don’t think it can happen to you? Come see what happens when a fire gets out of control in a residence room. Learn more about fire safety on campus and in your home. For more information, visit knowfire .ca, or get in contact with Rick Fraser, the Manager, Emergency Management and Life Safety at Brock University at (905) 688-5550 ext. 3130 or [email protected]

Tower Party

Time: 9:00 pm
Cost: $10
Location: Schmon Tower Field
Organizer: BUSU

Come and dance the night away at the first and one of the most popular events during O-Week. We even had to move it from directly under the tower to Schmon Tower Field to accommodate everyone. This party houses a live DJ, terrific lights, awesome new Badgers and tons of tunes.

9:00PM – Brockchella Pass entry begins
9:30PM – General Admission begins

You must have your Brock student card to get in.

International Student Orientation

Time: 11:30 am
Cost: Free
Location: Sean O’Sullivan Theatre
Organizer: International Student Services

Are you a new international student studying at Brock? Attend this session to learn how you can make the most of your Brock experience – both inside and outside the classroom. You’ll also receive important information regarding health insurance, Canadian culture, support services, and finances while making friendships to last a lifetime! Dinner will be provided. Be sure to register in advance for this event!

Registration: 11:30am-12:30pm
Event: 12:30 – 4pm
Dinner: 4:30-6pm

Summer Games

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: Department of Residences

Let the games begin! Join us for Brock’s traditional summer games event. Test your strength and bring your team to victory after going head-to-head against other Brock Community teams. Come with your Residence Community or join the Off Campus team. Brock Off-Campus Students who wish to participate must register through ExperienceBU to ensure they are added onto their respective team! Remember to bring your Brock student card to track your attendance!

Drive In Movie

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Sean O’Sullivan Theatre
Organizer: BUSU

Due to potential weather concerns, the movie has been moved inside to D Howes Theatre. There will be two showings, each with a capacity of about 500, so this will be a first-come, first-served event. There is no outside food or drink, but popcorn and water will be available.

7PM: Showing One

10PM: Showing Two

We will be showing 2017 Action-Comedy Baywatch, featuring Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario.

The following preview may containg content that could offend some viewers. Viewer discretion is advised.

Courtyard Coffee House

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: Student Life & Community Experience

Is partying not your ‘thing’? Looking to cool off from the Summer Games and meet new people? Courtyard Coffee House is the event for you! Come on out for snacks, music, lawn games and fun! This is the perfect way to relax and mingle before heading off to the Drive-In movie! This is an open event, so feel free to drop in anytime between 7-9pm. This event is brought to you by Student Life and Community Experience and is open to any and ALL first year students!

Faculty of Applied Health Sciences Orientation

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Various (See table)
Organizer: Brock University

Jumping into university life is not always easy, and sometimes we all need a little help along the way. It’s a good thing we have orientation events and programs to help get you started.

Room locations:
RECL – AS202
SPMA – AS204
NUSC – AS215
HLSC – TH247
KINE – TH325
AS216

Goodman School of Business Orientation

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: David Howes Theatre
Organizer: Brock University

Register for the Goodman Orientation (September 5, 2017 from 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.) for a chance to hear from professors, staff, and student leaders about how to be successful in your first year at the Goodman School of Business! Be sure to register for the Goodman Orientation BBQ happening afterwards from 12 noon -1 p.m. where the first 500 students will receive a free Goodman School of Business t-shirt!

Registration is first come, first serve. Please complete the online registration form to guarantee your seat. Details are subject to change. Any changes and information will be communicated through your Brock email address. To register, head to: https://brocku.ca/goodman/orientation/.

Vendor Fair

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Come and see what the Brock community and Niagara Region have to offer! Vendor Fair is the best way to familiarize yourself with the multitude of services, programs and organizations available to students. It’s a great way to learn about local businesses and organizations in the St. Catharines / Niagara community. Be sure to check out both days because contests and giveaways will be happening all day long, and make sure you pick up your bus pass.

Campus Tours

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Sir Isaac Brock Statue
Organizer: Department of Residences

Have the first day of class jitters? Let us help you find your classrooms before classes start. Bring your class schedule and let us show you where you need to go. You can also get information on campus resources and find your way around Brock. Stop by and take a tour to have yourself entered in a draw to win fun prizes!

Faculty of Humanities Orientation

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Sean O’Sullivan Theatre
Organizer: Brock University

Start your Humanities program right by attending our Humanities Dean’s Welcome and Information Session. Gather with fellow students, meet the Dean and the Associate Dean (Undergraduate Student Affairs), Department Chairs, professors, administrative staff and your Humanities undergraduate advisors.

Clubs Fair

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Did you know BUSU has over 100 ratified student clubs on campus? Come out to Clubs Fair to join as many clubs as you want! They range in categories including academic, political, religious, arts, hobbies, activism and well-being. If you have an idea for a new club, come and speak to the BUSU staff and we will help get you started. It’s a great way to get involved, meet new friends and make a difference in your new community!

Faculty of Social Sciences Orientation

Time: 12:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Various (See table)
Organizer: Brock University

Join Social Science students for a chance to find meet others in your major and for an opportunity to find out important tips for successful completion of your degree. You will meet your program advisor and faculty. The Dean or Associate Dean will give you insider information. Most importantly, your assigned advisor will acquaint you with information on the program of your choice.

Co-op Orientation Day

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: $45
Location: Sean O’Sullivan Theatre
Organizer: Co-op Education

Registration – 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Event- 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us! Begin your journey as a #BrockCoop student right here at our Co-op Orientation event on Tuesday, September 5th! At this co-op only event, you will have an opportunity to meet your co-op peers to build your social network, interact with senior co-op students and alumni to learn about their experience, and participate in fun activities to start your career development plan. Register now!

Concurrent Teacher Education Orientation

Time: 1:45 pm
Cost: Free
Location: TH 247
Organizer: Brock University

Welcome to Concurrent Education Programs! We hope to see you at our orientation session during which you will be introduced to faculty and staff from the Faculty of Education. Learn what to expect as you begin this exciting journey and gain insight into how you can make the most of your time at Brock. You will also meet other concurrent education students, including representatives from the Concurrent Education Student Association who are eager to involve you in their many activities. We are happy that you have made the decision to join us and look forward to meeting you!

Faculty of Mathematics and Science Orientation

Time: 3:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: TH 247
Organizer: Brock University

The Faculty of Mathematics and Science wants your transition into first year to be as smooth as possible. So come out and meet the Dean, the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies, the Academic Advisor, as well as faculty and staff involved in 1st year courses. This information session will help you get the most out of your first year with us and you will find out more about what we offer to help you succeed. Remember: It’s your future. We’ll help you get there.

Student-Athlete Orientation

Time: 5:00 pm
Cost: Free
Organizer: Brock Sports

Welcome Brock Athletes! Please join us for this fun and exciting orientation and training session, where we will outline expectations and regulations of being a student-athlete at Brock.

Sexucation

Time: 6:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: David Howes Theatre
Organizer: Department of Residences

No Zebras will be discussing safe sex and consent with regards to alcohol. This event will feature two sessions. Session 1 will run from 6:00pm-7:30pm, and Session 2 will run from 8:00pm-9:30pm.

Badger’s Believe it or Not!

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: $10
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: BUSU

This is an all new event for 2017! We’ve collected some of the most amazing talent you’ve ever seen. Check out what’s in store below.

Wayne Hoffman

Wes Barker

Vendor Fair

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Come and see what the Brock community and Niagara Region have to offer! Vendor Fair is the best way to familiarize yourself with the multitude of services, programs and organizations available to students. It’s a great way to learn about local businesses and organizations in the St. Catharines / Niagara community. Be sure to check out both days because contests and giveaways will be happening all day long, and make sure you pick up your bus pass.

Clubs Fair

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Did you know BUSU has over 100 ratified student clubs on campus? Come out to Clubs Fair to join as many clubs as you want! They range in categories including academic, political, religious, arts, hobbies, activism and well-being. If you have an idea for a new club, come and speak to the BUSU staff and we will help get you started. It’s a great way to get involved, meet new friends and make a difference in your new community!

International Centre – Open House

Time: 11:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: International Centre
Organizer: International Student Services

Curious to know what goes on in the International Centre? Join us for an afternoon of fun as the IC opens its doors to Brock students, staff and faculty. Featuring a free BBQ lunch and live music at noon, learn about what we can offer you for the upcoming year!

Skyzone

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: $5
Location: Sir Isaac Brock Statue
Organizer: Department of Residences

Get a jump start at your year, literally, and get active at Sky Zone St. Catharines. Bounce your way in the trampoline park, test your slam dunk skills on the nets, or plunge into the foam pit! Students will be traveling by transit and are required to bring their student card for access. There is a $5 fee for a 60 minute jump, socks included. Please fill out the online wavier prior to the event, and print and fill out Brock’s waiver (students under 18 years of age must have a parent/guardian sign).

Isaac’s Experience

Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: BUSU, Student Life, Department of Residences & Brock Campus Partners

Congratulations! You’ve completed your first day of university; why not celebrate with arcade games, video games and laser tag at Isaac’s! The bar will be transformed into a full laser tag field, and Skybar will feature various arcade style games. This is an alcohol-free event so enjoy a mocktail at the bar! Come on your own or as a small team and get ready for a great night! If you have restrictions in terms of allergies or accessibility, please contact [email protected] This event is brought to you by Student Life and Community Experience, the Brock University Students’ Union, and Brock Residence – connect with us on social media to stay up to date with all our upcoming events!

Outdoor Yoga

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: BUSU

Come find your inner Badger ZEN during our Outdoor Yoga event, brought to you by Power Yoga Canada! Please bring your own mat, as mats will not be provided. Sign up below!

https://experiencebu.brocku.ca/submitter/form/start/10932

Tea Social

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Global Commons (IC104)
Organizer: International Student Services

An informal drop-in event for new students to get together for tea and delicious snacks and to have a chance to meet other students from all over the world.

Fall Into Wellness

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: BUSU

Kickoff a year of Wellness with us and enjoy a relaxed atmosphere in Jubilee Court. Our very last farmer’s market of the year will be happening alongside a showcase of local vendors that provide wellness services and products for students. Feel free to come shop or browse, Badgers.

Tai Chi

Time: 10:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: International Student Services

This session will be provided by Brock’s very own Professor Hongfu Chen in Jubilee Court. Participants of all levels are welcome to join us for this Chinese martial art, which is a self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and stretching, practiced for both defense training and health benefits.

Outdoor Yoga

Time: 3:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Walker Complex Dance Studio
Organizer: BUSU

Come find your inner Badger ZEN during our Outdoor Yoga event, brought to you by Power Yoga Canada! Please bring your own mat, as mats will not be provided. Sign up below!

This event has been moved to the Walker Complex Dance Studio due to inclement weather.

https://experiencebu.brocku.ca/submitter/form/start/10932

One Condom Presents Condom Poker & Dirty Bingo

Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free with VIB | $10
Location: Ian D. Beddis Gymnasium
Organizer: BUSU

Take over 1,000 first year students and put them in a gym with over 30,000 condoms and what do you get? CONDOM POKER AND CASINO NIGHT! This is one of Brock’s longest running traditions of O-Week. Using these condoms as casino chips, students can enter the Texas Hold ‘Em poker tournament, or play table games like blackjack and war! If cards aren’t your thing, don’t worry – you can join us for DIRTY BINGO! It’s another great way to meet new people, have fun and win some BIG prizes!

Ghost Walks

Time: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Sir Isaac Brock Statue
Organizer: Department of Residences

Prepare yourself to feel shivers as you venture on a guided ghost walk of Downtown St. Catharines. Explore the history and haunted tales of the unique buildings not far from campus. Think you can handle the scare? Come join us for a night that will send a chill down your spine. Students are to meet at the Sr. Isaac Brock Tower to take transit to the downtown location.

Isaac’s Launch Party

Time: 9:00 pm
Cost: $3
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: BUSU
Open to: 19+

Here at Brock, our weekends start on Thursday, and Isaac’s is the place to be! Isaac’s will open its doors at 9pm on and make sure you come early, because opening night is always crazy. Remember: Cover is $3 for students or $5 for guests (a Brock student can sign in up to two guests at the door)! Government issued ID and student ID required.

Kicking Off the Semester

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Alumni Turf Field & Ian Beddis Gym
Organizer: Brock Sports and Student Life

Kick off the semester with an introduction of Brock Intramurals . A variety of popular men’s, women’s and co-ed sports that are offered throughout the Fall semester will be available to try! Join us at the Alumni Turf Field and in Ian Beddis gym for a showacse of some of the sports Brock has to offer. Come as a team or register as an individual. If you are interested in attending, please register here!

Open Mic Night

Time: 6:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Walker Complex Courtyard
Organizer: BUSU & Department of Residences

Have a talent you want to show the rest of Brock? Come out and perform at Open Mic! We’re looking for musicians, singers, actors, poets, writers, and more. Have a talent? We want to see it. Sign up online below (opening soon). Refreshments will be available from General Brock. This is a Bring Your Own Blanket event.

Paint Party

Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: Advance Tickets: $15 (Buy Below) / Door Tickets: $20
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

Go HARD in the paint at BROCK UNIVERSITY! Technocolour Dreams is Canada’s BIGGEST Paint Party, and it’s right here at Brock for one night only on Friday, September 8th! Come on out to Weatherstation Field for one of the biggest events we’ve ever thrown, and don’t forget your Brockchella t-shirt. Let our guest DJ warm you up until the paint starts flying!

Buy Your Tickets Now

Games Night

Time: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: CJ’s Lounge
Organizer: Department of Residences
Open to: Residence Students

Bored? The solution is board games, and lot of them. Join us for games, pizza, and a good time. Take advantage of an all access CJ’s night, fully equipped with pool, ping pong, Mario, and more. Come and join a game or bring friends to play along with, unwind with us after your first week of university.

Brock Bazaar

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Academic South
Organizer: Brock Leaders Citizenship Society

 

Are you a student in need of some things to spice up your home away from home for the school year? Are you a member of the Brock community who loves bargain hunting? Looking for a fun filled morning with food, activities and great discounts? If you answered yes to any of these (or if we just piqued your interest), look no further than the Brock Bazaar! Join the Brock Leaders Citizenship Society as members of the Brock and Niagara communities come together for a community wide indoor yard sale. There will also be games, fun activities for people of all ages and great food available. All proceeds from this Brock Cares Day of Service event will go towards Alternative Reading Week bursaries for students. To purchase a table to sell yard sale items, visit http://brockbazaar.eventbrite.ca. Stay tuned to the Brock Bazaar Facebook event page for updates and more information!

Brock Cares

Time: 9:00 am
Cost: Free
Location: Isaac’s Bar & Grill
Organizer: BUSU & Student Life

Brock Cares Day of Service is a day where Brock volunteers from across the University, including students, staff, faculty and alumni, come together to contribute to the Niagara community by participating in service projects and volunteering at local not-for-profit agencies throughout the Region.

Campus Carnival

Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Jubilee Court
Organizer: Department of Residences

Everyone deserves to feel like a kid again. Our classic carnival will bring a smile to your face as you experience games, face painting, and lots of carnival snacks provided by Red Frogs. Come show off your strength at the high striker or your dance moves in the disco bounce house – there is something for everyone!

Brockchella Headliner

Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: Advance Tickets: $30 / Door Tickets: $40
Location: Weatherstation Field
Organizer: BUSU

The Big Ticket Concert is the biggest of all our O-Week events, and for the first time ever, we’re hosting the concert on the Saturday to ensure there are no class conflicts and as an awesome way to cap off your Brockchella experience. This year we are proud to announce Desiigner with Jazz Cartier as our performers!

Buy your advance tickets now.

You must have a valid Brock ID to get into the concert.

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