Some of our major events for the Science Student Ambassador Program are outlined below.
Ontario Universities’ Fair (OUF)
Held in September, OUF is one of the first and largest events of the year for our Science Student Ambassadors. Science Student Ambassadors, faculty members and staff will be present at the Metre Convention Center from Friday-Sunday to speak to prospective high school students and their parents about Faculty of Science at York.
More than 120,000 students, parents and educators attend this three-day event!
Fall Campus Day
This is a campus wide open house that gives high school students the opportunity to visit and explore the York University Keele campus as well as gain more insight with respect to the Faculty of Science, admissions and student life. During this event Science Student Ambassadors will be in the Life Science Building taking on variety of roles from department ambassadors, tour guides, student panelists and much more!
Our explore science program offers prospective students the opportunity to experience what a day in the life of York University science student is like! Prospective students guided by a Science Student Ambassador to will be able learn what it’s like to attend lectures, mingle with current students and will also receive a tour of Campus as well as the science facilities at York University.
Spring Open House
Our second open house held in March allows prospective students to gain more information about York University and the Faculty of Science to assist in making their admission decision. During this event Science Student Ambassadors will be in the Life Science Building taking on variety of roles from department ambassadors, tour guides, student panelists and much more!
There will also be faculty members and staff present to answer student questions pertaining to academics as well as admissions and enrollment.
Science Student Ambassadors also lead high school students through various science tours during the year. These tours not only showcase the York University Keele Campus but also highlight the science facilities and Bethune College. Here, students will also be able to see and potentially take part in laboratory demonstrations lead by a faculty member.
Additional science events and experiences are also held throughout the year! Check back to this page to find out information on more Science events!