• Sun, September 04, 2022 - Sat, September 10, 2022
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
  • Residence
  • King's Campus
  • Possible fees for in-person events.
  • Residence
  • Website
Orientation Week

Welcome to O-Week!  

Please find the full week's list of events below.

Sunday, September 4
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Residence Move-in
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Free BBQ lunch (open to parents and students) in Parking Lot 1 (in front of Alumni Court).
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Off-campus O-kit Pickup in Labatt Hall
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. - Residence Unit Meetings - in various locations based on residence 
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. - Parent Info Session in 
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. - Off-campus 101 in the Kenny Theatre
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. - End of move-ins - Residence Buildings.
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - King’s Opening Ceremonies in the Kenny Theatre
5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. - Student Dinner in the Thames Market Cafeteria 
8 p.m. - 11 p.m. - Karaoke in the King Student Life Centre (SLC) 
Monday, September 5
9:30 a.m. - Noon - Residence Unit Programming and Breakfast - Various locations based on residence 
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. - CultureFest in the King Student Life Centre (SLC) 
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. - King’s Campus Tours - Departing from the King Student Life Centre
3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. - King’s Cheer Time in the Kenny Theatre
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Dinner - In front of Dante Lenardon - Parking Lot 4. Rain location: King Student Life Centre
5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. - Travel to Western - Leave from Alumni parking lot
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. - Main Opening Ceremonies - Health Science Practice Field Main Stage 
8:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. - Concert - Health Science Practice Field Main Stage 
9 p.m. - 11 p.m. - King’s Bonfire at the fire pit behind Alumni Court 
11 p.m. - midnight - Western residence - based - Various locations 
Tuesday, September 6 - Academic Day
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. - Breakfast in the King Student Life Centre 
10 a.m. - 11 a.m. - Dean of Students, Joe Henry address and King’s trivia in the Kenny Theatre
11 a.m. - Noon - How to: University in the Kenny Theatre
Noon - 1 p.m. - Faculty breakout sessions - Various locations
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. - Lunch in the King Student Life Centre (SLC) 
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. - Faculty breakout sessions - Various locations
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Academic Scavenger Hunt - Starting in the King Student Life Centre
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Academic Wellness Panel in the Kenny Theatre 
6 p.m. - 7 p.m. - Fast Friends - in the King Student Life Centre (SLC)
7 p.m. - 11p.m. - Western neighbourhood-based programming - Various locations (see O-Week app)
8 p.m. - 11 p.m. - B&C Variety Show in the King Student Life Centre (SLC)
Wednesday, September 7 
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Yoga on the King’s Greens (near the Seminary across from the SLC)
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Bollywood Dance Class - Parking Lot 1 (in front of Alumni Court)
12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. - Drop-in Wellness Activities in the King Student Life Centre 
12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. - Tours of Western - Tours departing from SLC
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. - Pride at King’s Panel in the Kenny Theatre
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - Neurodivergent at King’s Panel in the Kenny Theatre
3 p.m. - 5 p.m. - Shuttle tours of Western's Campus - Shuttles departing from the bus stop (near the rainbow crosswalk).
4 p.m. - 5 p.m. - BIPOC at King’s Panel in the Kenny Theatre
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Travel to Western - Leaving from Alumni parking lot 
7 p.m. - 11 p.m. - Bring the Beach - Location TDB (Western) 
7:30 p.m. - 10 p.m. - One Love - Health Science Practice Field Main Stage 
9 p.m. - 11 p.m. - Movie Night in the King Student Life Centre (SLC)
Thursday, September 8 
Noon - 1 p.m. - Zumba - Alumni Parking Lot 
Noon - 4 p.m. - Tours of Western - Leaving from SLC 
1 p.m. - 4 p.m. - Petting Zoo - King’s Greens (across Waterloo St. from the King Student Life Centre)
4 p.m. - 5 p.m. - Academic Wellness Panel in the Kenny Theatre 
8 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. - Affilifest - Brescia
8 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. - USC Programming - Various locations (see the O-Week app)
Friday, September 9 
Noon - 1 p.m. - Whose Line is it Anyways? in the Kenny Theatre
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Backyard Jam in the field behind Alumni Court 
7 p.m. - 9 p.m. - Global Village at the Health Science Practice Field Main Stage
9 p.m. - 11 p.m. - Drag Show at the Health Science Practice Field Main Stage 
11 p.m. - 1 a.m. - USC Late Night Breakfast - Location TBD
Saturday, September 10
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - O-Serves Brunch - Location TBD (King’s)
12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. - O-Serves - Various locations
3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - King’s Closing Ceremony - Location TBD
6 p.m. - 7 p.m. - Western's Closing Ceremony at the Health Science Practice Field Main Stage 
7 p.m. - 9 p.m. - Western Football Game at the TD Stadium
8 p.m. - 10 p.m. - King’s Paint Night in the King Student Life Centre (SLC) 
9 p.m. - 11 p.m. - Concert at the Health Science Practice Field Main Stage 
11 p.m. - 1 a.m. - USC Late Night Breakfast - Location TBD