Hello Future Thunderwolves!
We know that you’re probably wondering what we have planned for you when you arrive for Orientation! So, we’ve pulled together a brief summary of events below. After all, we can’t share all of the secrets!
Keep watching this website for updates
Orillia Campus Summary of Events:
Thursday, August 31
- Residence Move-In Day
- Time to move out! Today’s the day to get into your own space!
- Orientation Registration & Check-In
- Get ready to go for the weekend!
- President’s BBQ & Welcome
- Join President Stevenson and the LU Family for a classic BBQ Dinner to officially welcome you!
Friday, September 1
- Orientation Registration & Check In
- Get your T-shirt and get organized with your Team
- Opening Commencement
- Lunch with Your Faculty
- Have a bite to eat while getting to know more about your program and the amazing faculty members that make it run!
- Thunder Run
- Do you know where to go on Campus? Compete in LU’s annual Thunder Run to learn where you can find everything and everyone on campus!
- Lakehead University Student Union Boat Cruise
- You don’t want to miss this student favourite!
Saturday, September 2
- Student Sessions
- All the tips and tricks you’ll need to start your #LakeheadAdventure off on the right foot
- Toonie Lunch Downtown Orillia
- Grab a bite to eat from some of Orillia’s favourite spots with select items for only a toonie!
- Love Where You Live: Explore Orillia
- Get to know your new community through LU’s scavenger hunt and enjoy the waterfront with your fellow Thunderwolves.
- Pack Night (Open Mic & Games)
- Bring your artistic talent or competitive spirit and enjoy some live music and classic board games!
Sunday, September 3
- LUSU Workshops
- Check back soon for more info!
- Thunderwolves Give Back
- We’ve partnered with YMCA Geneva Park…stay tuned for details!
- Thunderwolf Block Party
- Join us for a corn toast, carnival snacks and classic games while we get excited to cheer on our Thunderwolves!
- Principal’s Cup
- Our Thunderwolves’ Soccer team will battle it out against our competitors in the first annual Principal’s Cup!
Mark your calendars so you don’t miss these great events on Campus!!
- Grab ‘n’ Go – Tuesday, September 5
- Don’t miss out on some gently used school supplies donated by staff, faculty and upper year students!
- LUSU Fest – Thursday, September 7
- Indigenous Student Welcome – Thursday, September 7
- Mature & Transfer Student Get Together – Wednesday, September 13
- Tipi Raising – Wednesday, September 20
- LUSU Blue Jays Game – Saturday, September 23