FIRSTĀ® Robotics Competition

The 2018 FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC) Western University District will be held April 6-8, 2018.

If you are attending the event as a visitor, please visit our Visitor Information page for visitor times, parking locations and additional information. 

FRC Kick-Off

Western University, Faculty of Engineering hosted an official FRC Kick-Off event on January 6, 2018. Teams gather to watch the webcast, meet with other teams, and pick up their kit of parts.

2018 Schedule - Coming Soon

Not sure of what to bring to kick-off? Download our checklist to be prepared! 

Team Social

The Western Engineering Team Social will take place on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at the end of match play. Additional information to be made available closer to the event date. 

Team Information

Information for teams is collected in the Team Information section of the website. This includes information on load-in/load-out, available eateries and additional logisitics. We strongly advise that if this your first time at Western University you read this section carefully.  


Learn more about the Western University/FIRST Robotics Engineering Scholarship.

Website photos courtesy of FIRST® Robotics Canada/Eddy Gunawan.