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Open House Events

One of the best ways to find out if Trent is the right fit for you is to attend an open house event.

Registration for Fall Open House is coming soon! 

Durham Greater Toronto Area Campus: Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Peterborough Campus: Friday, November 2, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Durham Greater Toronto Area Open House 

What can I do at the Durham Greater Toronto Area campus Open House?

  • At our Academic & Student Services Fair, speak with professors and students about your program of interest and the endless opportunities available to you here - from sports, to clubs, to hands-on research and work study opportunities
  • Tour our campus – tours depart every 10 minutes
  • Tour our residences
  • Visit our tipi fire to learn about services offered by the First Peoples House of Learning
  • Attend mini lectures and information sessions
  • Purchase fun Trent swag at a discounted price from the Trent Durham Student Association's Rack N' Shelf

Plan Your Day with Us: 

Welcome Station
Start your day at our registration desk in the Front Atrium. We will help answer your questions about Trent and help to direct you to the activities that interest you the most! 

Campus Tours
Campus Tours take place all day and depart from the far east end of the Front Atrium. Our campus tours are walking tours and are approximately 45 minutes in length.

Residence Tours
​Hop on our shuttle bus to tour the residence options available to Trent Durham students. Look for the shuttle sign outside of our main doors to board the bus. On your way to residence, get your questions answered by our Trent representative. Each tour will last roughly 1 hour. 

Academic Mini Lectures & Information Sessions
Ever wonder what a university lecture is really like? Want more information about our amazing services that we offer our students here at Trent? Take in an academic mini lecture or information session! Sessions are offered once throughout the day.

 

Peterborough Campus Open House 

What can I do at the Peterborough campus Open House?

  • At our Academic & Student Services Fair, speak with professors and students about your program of interest and the endless opportunities available to you here 
  • Tour our campus 
  • Tour our 5 residence buildings
  • Tour our new Student Centre 
  • Tour the Athletic Centre and talk with Varsity Coaches and athletes 
  • Visit our science labs to get a hands on feeling of what it is like to be in a first year lab 
  • Attend mini lectures and information sessions
  • Purchase fun Trent swag at a discounted price at our Campus Bookstore

Plan Your Day with Us: 

Welcome Stations
Start your day at one of our welcome areas at the Athletic Centre, Gzowski College or Otonabee College. We will help answer your questions about Trent and help to direct you to the activities that interest you the most! 

Campus Tours
Campus Tours take place all day and depart from the Athletic Centre and Gzowski College. Our campus tours are walking tours of our main campus and are approximately 1 hour in length. Look for the white "Campus Tour" tent. 

Residence Tours 
Our Peterborough Campus has a variety of different styles of residence accommodations to meet your needs; everything from single, double, triple and suite style. During Open House you will be able to visit Gzowski College, Otonabee College, Champlain College, Champlain Annex, Lady Eaton College and Traill College residences. 

Residence Tours are guided by a current first year student living in residence and depart from their respective colleges on a drop-in basis. Each tour will last approximately 10 - 15 minutes. 

Science Labs
Interested in studying the Sciences while you are here at Trent? Get a hands on feeling of what its like to work in a lab by exploring some of our labs during Open House! Our Science Labs are open for Drop-In throughout the entire day. Each tour will last approximately 5 - 15 minutes. 

FREE BUS TRANSPORTATION TO OPEN HOUSE

 

Can't make the drive to Trent for Open House? No problem! We have you covered with our free transportation options to Trent's Open House events at both our Peterborough and Durham GTA campuses! 

Registration for our Bus to Us Program is coming soon!

GO Bus turning a corner surrounded by old brown-bricked buildings in the summer afternoon sun

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WIN FIRST-YEAR TUITION! 

  • Enter our contest to win first-year tuition! Each time you attend one of Trent’s many events between September 2017 and May 2018, you will receive one entry into a draw for free tuition.

Can't make it to open house? Book a campus tour at Peterborough or Durham-GTA anytime Monday to Saturday.

Mark Your Calendars for Other Events:​​

  • Peterborough Transfer Event - Thursday, August 16, 2018
  • Durham GTA Transfer Event - Friday, August 17, 2018
  • Durham GTA Fall ToursPlus - Friday, November 16, 2018
  • Peterborough Fall ToursPlus - Saturday, November 24, 2018
  • Peterborough Transfer Event - Thursday, November 29, 2018
  • Durham GTA Transfer Event - Friday, November 30, 2018
  • Peterborough Winter ToursPlus - Friday, February 1 & Saturday, February 2, 2019
  • Durham GTA Winter ToursPlus - Friday, February 15, 2019 
  • Peterborough Grade 10/11 Information Night - Wednesday, February 20, 2019
  • Durham GTA Grade 10/11 Information Night - Thursday, February 21, 2019
  • Peterborough Transfer Event - Thursday, February 28, 2019
  • Durham GTA Transfer Event - Thursday, March 1, 2019
  • Durham GTA March Open House - Saturday, March 10, 2019
  • Peterborough March Open House - Friday, March 15, 2019
  • Peterborough Transfer Event - Thursday, March 28, 2019
  • Durham GTA Transfer Event - Friday, March 29, 2019
  • Durham GTA Spring ToursPlus - Friday, April 5, 2019 
  • Peterborough Spring ToursPlus - Saturday, May 11, 2019
  • Peterborough Transfer Event - Thursday, June 20, 2019
  • Durham GTA Transfer Event - Friday, June 21, 2019

Discover Peterborough and Oshawa

Make the most of your trip by exploring the larger community that will become your home away from home. Grab breakfast before the event, or dinner after, and immerse yourself in these vibrant student-friendly cities.

» Find more information about Peterborough

» Find more information about The City of Oshawa

 

Directions and Parking

Peterborough campus: 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9L 0G2
Durham GTA campus: 55 Thornton Road South, Oshawa, ON, L1J 5Y1

Follow parking signage once on campus. Parking on campus is free for guests attending Open House or Discover events. 

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