March Break Open House


Join Western Engineering for March Break Open House 2018

Are you ready to discover Canada’s Best Student Experience? Join us for March Break Open House on Saturday, March 9 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.


Engineering Day Schedule

Welcome Centre

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Atrium, Amit Chakma Engineering Building

Information Displays - Experiential Learning, Career Services, Information Technology Group, Student Clubs and Teams

Amit Chakma Engineering Building Atrium, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Academic counsellors, Career Services staff, Information Technology team members, and students will be on hand to talk about enrichment opportunities - co-op and internship, IT support, student clubs, groups and teams at Western Engineering.

Faculty Overview Presentation and Student Panel

Spencer Engineering Building, Room 1200, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. OR 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

This presentation will focus on the numerous opportunities available through our nine core Engineering programs, dual degrees, as well as co-op, internship and international opportunities. During the panel, current students will take questions and offer their perspective on the options and opportunities in Engineering.

Guided Tours

10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Student-led tours will be available during this period to program areas, labs and classrooms.

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer, Electrical and Software Engineering
  • Green Process Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronic Systems Engineering

Integrating Engineering and Business Presentation and Panel

Spencer Engineering Building, Room 1200, 10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

This presentation will focus on the value of combining engineering with business thinking for individuals who will lead organizations in creating real value for customers and society.  Learn how Western Engineering creates increased opportunities for students through the Business 1299 course, Certificate in Engineering Leadership and Innovation or the Engineering/Ivey HBA dual degree program.  Join in the discussion with our select panel.

Be an engineering student for an hour - Mock Introductory Classes

Spencer Engineering Building, Room 1200, 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m.

Ever wonder what a first-year class in university is like?  Join us as our professors introduce you to their areas of expertise.  Come and see our professors up close and in action!