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Meet Queen's in March

Meet Queen's in March

Meet Queen's in March

We know that visiting our campus and getting to know Queen’s is an important part of the decision-making process in choosing the right university for you. Queen’s University staff and faculty members have been working hard to develop virtual alternatives to bridge the gap created by restrictions from the pandemic. We will continue to update this page with information and resources from more Queen's faculties and departments as it becomes available, and we encourage you to visit our FAQs page for any additional information. Let's take this journey together and find why your greatest story starts at Queen's! 

Couldn't attend our Meet Queen's in March events? Don't worry! We've got you covered! Some of the presentation recordings are available under each drop-down. Enjoy!

 

Check out our new virtual tour! Click here to find out more.


Sessions for Everyone

Undergraduate Admission and Recruitment 

Event

Description Link to Recording

Discover Queen's

Are you a student in grade 10 or 11?
Join members of the Undergraduate Admission and Recruitment team, along with current student tour guides to discover why Queen's University is the definitive student experience.
A short presentation will be followed by an opportunity for Q&A.

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Queens2020!

The Journey to Queen's

The Journey to Queen’s is an opportunity for prospective students to learn more about Queen’s University and connect with our Equity Ambassadors. The ambassadors will share their personal stories highlighting their journey to Queen’s, campus/student life, and what it’s like to be a student at Queen’s. The session will conclude with a Q&A session where is participants will be encouraged to ask follow up questions.

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Queens2020!

Discover Queen's - Mandarin Session

Are you a student in grade 10 or 11?
Join members of the Undergraduate Admission and Recruitment team, along with current student tour guides to discover why Queen's University is the definitive student experience.
A short presentation will be followed by an opportunity for Q&A.

Session presented in Mandarin

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Queens2020!

 

General Info Sessions (Awards, Internships, Residence, Student Experience)
Event Description Link to Recording

Queen's Undergraduate Internship Program

Want to spend a year getting paid professional experience? Would you like to "Test-Drive a Career?" Find out everything you need to know about doing a 12-16 month, professional, paid internship after your 2nd or 3rd year of undergraduate studies.

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Queens2020!

Financing Your Queen's Education

At Queen’s University, we believe all students should be able to take part in the Queen’s experience. Don’t miss out on opportunities to help pay for your education. Attend this session to find out about Queen’s financial aid programs for incoming first-year undergraduate degree students (e.g. scholarships, awards, and bursaries), as well as information about government student aid for provinces/territories outside of Ontario and from Ontario (OSAP).

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Queens2020!

Student Experience Office: Your Guide to Transitioning to Queen’s

Join staff from the Student Experience Office, to learn about the programs designed to support your transition to university. Topics include Summer Orientation to Academics and Resources (SOAR), the Next Steps website, and Q Success.

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Queens2020!

The Residence experience and meal plans

This session will explain how to apply for residence, applicable deadlines and fees, how we support students within the residence environment and all you need to know about meal plans.

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Queens2020!

 

Bader International Study Centre & Study Abroad

Event

Description Registration

Learn About the Bader International Study Centre

Imagine studying in a 15th century castle. Now, let us help you do more than just imagine! Join Recruitment Coordinator, Jacob to see what it’s like to study at our International Campus in the U.K. We will have student alumni and staff on hand to answer questions and give you more information about the First Year Program at the BISC.

 

International Opportunities

Join the Bader International Study Centre (BISC) & the International Programs Office (IPO) to find out how to study abroad, take part in exchange, and internationalize your degree.  

Life at the Castle Panel 

Join a panel of our BISC Ambassadors and ask them your burning questions about the Bader International Study Centre (BISC), our international campus in the UK. Get all the details you need on the Castle campus, immersive academics, student experience and more!  

 Recorded Presentations

Presentation Description Link to view

Tour of the Grounds of Herstmonceux Castle at the Bader International Study Centre

Join Guy Lucas, Herstmonceux Castle’s Gardens and Grounds Manager, and his beloved companion Bo, for a tour of the Castle’s beautiful grounds and estate. From the Castle wildlife to the gardens or the forests, get a taste of what makes the Bader International Study Centre, Queen’s international UK campus, so special! 

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Arts, Science and Concurrent Education at the Bader International Study Centre

Join Recruitment Coordinator Jacob and faculty members at the BISC to learn more about the Arts, Science and Concurrent Education Programs at the BISC, Queen’s University’s international campus. Hear about the courses available, experiential learning opportunities and the student experience. Interested in the Concurrent Education program? Come learn about teaching specific courses and practicum experiences at the BISC.

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Student Life & Support at the Bader International Study Centre

Join Recruitment Coordinator Jacob and the BISC’s Student Services Team learn more about how you will be supported during your time at the Castle. Hear about the academic resources and supports available from our full-time Student Services Team and the student wellness initiatives to support the personal, academic, and social development of students at the BISC. BISC students don't limit their learning to the classroom so you'll also hear about the clubs, student government and volunteer opportunities available.

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Health Sciences at the Bader International Study Centre

Join Recruitment Coordinator Jacob to learn more about the Bachelor of Health Sciences Program at the Bader International Study Centre, Queen’s University’s international campus. Hear about the courses offered, learning tracks, experiential learning opportunities and the student experience.

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Program-Specific Sessions

Faculty of Arts and Science

 

Event Description Date Time

Registration Link

Welcome and Ask us Anything!

Welcome from the Dean and Associate Dean (Academics), and your Student Government to be. After a short welcome, the Arts and Science Undergraduate Student Society (ASUS) will provide a brief presentation about what your student government does for you and how you can get involved. Following the presentation, you will have the chance to ask us anything!

March 16, 2021 12:00pm - 12:45pm ET

 

Top Reasons to Choose Queen's Arts

Learn why you should choose Queen’s Arts, join us for a brief introduction and then meet with faculty members and students in Creative Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities, as well as with members of our Admissions and Academic Advising Teams, to have all of your questions answered!

March 16, 2021 7:00pm- 7:45pm ET

 

Top Reasons to Choose Queen's Science

Learn why you should choose Queen’s Science, join us for a brief introduction and then meet with faculty members and students in our science programs, as well as with members of our Admissions and Academic Advising Teams, to have all of your questions answered.

March 16, 2021 8:00pm - 8:45pm ET

 

Meet our International Students

If you are an international student, take the opportunity to meet with our current international students! Hear the top reasons why we think you should choose Queen’s and have all of your questions answered by our current international students, international student advisor, and a representative from Admissions.

March 17, 2021 7:00am - 7:45am ET

 

Top Reasons to Choose Queen's Music, Music Theatre or Visual Arts

Learn why you should choose Queen’s Music, Music Theatre and Visual Arts, join us for a brief introduction and then meet with faculty members and students in our programs, as well as with members of our Admissions and Academic Advising Teams, to have all of your questions answered.

March 17, 2021 12:00pm - 12:45pm ET

 

Top Reasons to Choose Queen's Concurrent Education

 Learn why you should choose Queen’s Concurrent Education, join us for a brief introduction and then meet with faculty members and students in our programs, as well as with members of our Admissions and Academic Advising Teams, to have all of your questions answered.

March 17, 2021 1:00pm - 1:45pm ET

 

Top Reasons Choose Queen's Life Sciences and Biochemistry

Learn why you should choose Queen’s Life Sciences and Biochemistry, join us for a brief introduction and then meet with faculty members and students in our programs, as well as with members of our Admissions and Academic Advising Teams, to have all of your questions answered.

March 17, 2021 7:00pm - 7:45pm ET  

Top Reasons to Choose Queen's Kinesiology and Health Studies

Learn why you should choose Queen’s Kinesiology and Health Studies, join us for a brief introduction and then meet with faculty members and students in our programs, as well as with members of our Admissions and Academic Advising Teams, to have all of your questions answered.

March 17, 2021 8:00pm - 8:45pm ET  

Meet our Mandarin-speaking International Students (panel in Mandarin)

Learn about what it is like to study Arts and Science at Queen’s from some of our current students from China! Our current students will chat with you about their experience, why they think you should apply to Queen’s, and how to make the most of your time here. Join us online to ask your questions and hear their stories in Mandarin (or English)! We know that it’s important for you to find the right fit and think that our current students from China are in the best position to help you do just that.

March 18, 2021 7:00am - 8:00am ET  

Top Reasons to Accept Your Offer to Queen's Computing

If you applied directly and have received an offer to Queen's Computing, find out more about why you should accept it! join us for a brief introduction and then meet with faculty members and students in Computing, as well as with a member of our Admissions and Academic Advising Teams, to have all of your questions answered.

March 18, 2021 12:00pm - 12:45pm ET  

Student Panel – Set Yourself Up for Success

Talk to advisors and students about how to succeed in your first year at university, specifically at Queen’s. Get tips for success in academics and building community and the supports to help you along the way. Learn about the courses that might interest you, and some tricks and tips for how to study right and where to find the best study spots.

March 18, 2021 7:00pm - 7:45pm ET  

Open House Wrap Up and Food and Fun

Learn about Food and Fun at Queen's and in Kingston Student Panel before saying farewell or, better yet, until next time! Talk about the ways to make your Queen’s experience special and unique outside of the classroom, clubs, volunteer, and internships as well as living, working, and eating in Kingston!

March 18, 2021 8:00pm - 8:45pm ET  

 

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
 



 
Event Description Time Date

Program Overview*

Let us show you why you belong here with unique and rigorous programs; exposure to new ways of thinking; and tools and resources to help you succeed.
Hosted by Marianna Kontopoulou, Associate Dean, Academic

6:00pm - 7:00pm ET

March 17, 2021

Spotlight Features

We’ll highlight key features within Queen’s Engineering that make us stand out: summer prep program, internships, student support services and diverse clubs
(Queen’s Engineering Society of Engineers, Women in Science and Engineering, National Society of Black Engineers, EngiQueers).

7:30pm - 8:30 pm ET

March 17, 2021
International Student Showcase*

Learn about essential resources for international students offered through Queen’s Engineering and the Queen’s International Centre; strategies for transitioning to Queen’s; and tips to manage the intercultural adjustment.

We’re here for you!

8:00am - 9:00am ET March 18, 2021

Career & Alumni Showcase

Hear about the unique experiences and “dream jobs” our young alumni have enjoyed after graduation!

6:00pm - 7:30pm ET

March 18, 2021

Discipline Fair

Bring your questions and drop-in to a number of virtual discipline booths occurring throughout the night.
Learn about program streams, professors, workload, courses, projects and more!  

  March 19, 2021

Computer Engineering + ECEi, Chemical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Mechanical and Materials Engineering

6:00pm - 7:00pm ET

Electrical Engineering + ECEi, Civil Engineering, Mathematics and Engineering, Engineering Physics

7:00pm - 8:00pm ET

Mechatronics and Robotics Engineering, Geological Engineering, Engineering Chemistry 

8:00pm - 9:00pm ET

*Available in Mandarin via live simultaneous interpretation.  

Faculty of Health Sciences
 

Bachelor of Health Sciences

Event Description Link to Recording

BHSC Program Q&A

Discover why you should choose Queen’s Health Sciences. Join us for a quick overview of the Bachelor of Health Sciences program and then meet with Queen's staff to have all of your questions answered.

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Q&A with Current Students

Discover why you should choose Queen’s Health Sciences. Join us for a quick overview of the Bachelor of Health Sciences program and then meet with current students to have all of your questions answered.

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School of Nursing

Event Description Date Time Registration

Why Choose Queen's Nursing?

The Queen's Nursing program is a tight-knit community with excellent opportunities to practice Nursing skills hands-on in clinical practice. Join our webinar to learn more about what makes this program so unique and well-known in the Canadian Nursing profession. A short presentation will be followed by opportunity for Q&A. March 15, 2021 11:30am - 12:30pm ET  

Queen's Nursing Advanced Standing Track Info Session


The Queen's Accelerated Nursing program is a tight-knit community with excellent opportunities to practice nursing skills hands-on in clinical practice. Join our webinar to learn more about what makes this program so unique and well-known in the Canadian Nursing profession.

A presentation by the Associate Director of the Undergraduate program will highlight the courses in the program, the clinical practicums, and the careers that can be considered after graduation. There will be Q & A after the talk. Current AST students and a admission representative will also be available to answer questions.

March 30, 2021 6:00pm - 7:00pm ET Click Here
Smith School of Business
Event Description Link to Recording

Commerce Program Overview

Join a member of the Smith Commerce Academic Advising team and current students for an overview of the Commerce program followed by an open question period. Find out why Smith Commerce is Canada’s best undergraduate business program.

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Queens2020!

Commerce Resource Panel

Hear from the many Smith Commerce resources that will help you achieve your goals and get off to your best start in business. Have all of your questions answered by our Panelists.

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Queens2020!

Ask a Commerce Student Anything - Instagram LIVE

Connect with Gill and Melvin to learn more about their Smith Commerce student experience. Ask them about Commerce courses, internships, clubs, exchange, Queen’s, and Kingston. Ask them anything! Keep an eye on QueensUAR IG Stories to submit your questions! 

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Additional Resources

Queen's Undergraduate Internship Program

Learn more about Queen's Undergraduate Internship Program by viewing the presentation below 

Queen's Undergraduate Internship Program

Career Services

Career Services offers resources to help students navigate enhancing their degree at Queen's and beyond.

Need help finding your way through Queen’s and beyond? Get major-specific advice on academics, extra-curriculars, networking, international opportunities and career development here.

Selecting a university to attend is a big decision. Gathering information about universities and programs that you’re interested in can help you weigh all your options. Use these worksheets to find your way through the process. 

Arts and Science

Hear from an Arts and Science Academic Advisor. You can also live chat with Arts and Science here.

To learn more about each of the Faculty of Arts and Science disciplines click the links below.

Social Sciences

Creative Arts

Languages and Cultures

Life and Physical Sciences

Humanities

School of Computing

Learn more about the School of Computing by viewing the presentation below

School of Computing Information Session

Smith School of Business

Take a virtual tour of Goodes Hall

Queen's Human Rights and Equity Office

Learn more about Queen's Human Rights and Equity Office here

Concurrent Education Program

Learn more about Queen's Concurrent Education Program by viewing the presentation below

Concurrent Education Session

Bachelor of Health Sciences

Learn more about the Bachelor of Health Sciences by reviewing the modules below.

Module 1

Module 2

Module 3

Module 4