Fall Open House

Come to Carleton University’s Fall Open House!

Saturday, October 22, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (ET) 

– Explore our wide range of programs and chat with professors
– Discover the many student services we offer
– Tour our exceptional campus, labs and facilities
– Be inspired by current Carleton students who can’t wait to share their experiences!

You will also receive a coupon to enjoy a discounted lunch in our residence dining hall (the caf) or at the other dining services locations on campus.

Check out the detailed agenda and register today! If viewing the agenda on mobile, it’s best to view it in landscape mode.

Detailed Agenda


All day activities | Arts and Social Sciences | Engineering and Design | Public Affairs | Science | Sprott School of Business

All day activities 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Activity Description Location
Student Services Fair Chat with student services staff and current Carleton students.

  • Student Services Fair runs from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (ET).
Richcraft Hall (RB), Lobby (3rd floor)
Gold Lounge Tent Visit the Gold Lounge Tent throughout the day to speak with our student ambassadors, pick up some Carleton swag and meet Rodney the Raven and members of the Ravens Rhythm team! Parking lot #2 -adjacent to the Nicol Building (NI)
Campus Tours Tour our beautiful riverside campus!

  • Campus Tours run from 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. (ET).
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Note: If you are unable to take a Campus Tour tour during the scheduled times, please visit us in the Gold Lounge Tent and we will set you up on a tour!
Gold Lounge Tent in Parking Lot #2 -adjacent to the Nicol Building (NI)
Residence Tours Explore our residence buildings – your home away from home!

  • Residence Tours run from 11:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. (ET).
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Note: If you are unable to take a Residence Tour during the scheduled times, please visit us in the Gold Lounge Tent and we will set you up on a tour!
2nd floor Conference Rooms, Residence Commons (CO)
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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Overview
Registration code Activity Time(s) Location
N/A Faculty Information Fair
Explore all of the programs offered in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Richcraft Hall (RB), Atrium (2nd floor)
Various Program Information Sessions – Find out more!
Attend a program information session to find out more about a specific program.
11:00 – 11:45 a.m.

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.

2:00 – 2:45 p.m.

Various locations
FASS00 Faculty General Information Session
Attend a general information session to find out more about the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
12:00 – 12:45 p.m. 2200 Richcraft Hall (RB)

 

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Program Information Sessions
Registration
code
Programs Time
11:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
FASS01 Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Childhood and Youth Studies
  • Human Rights and Social Justice

Feminist Institute for Social Transformation

  • Women’s and Gender Studies

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 210 Tory Building (TB)

X
FASS02 School of Linguistics and Language Studies

  • Linguistics
  • Applied Linguistics and Discourse Studies

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 202 Tory Building (TB)

X
FASS03 English

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 240 Tory Building (TB)

X X
FASS04 School for Studies in Art and Culture

  • Art History
  • History and Theory of Architecture
  • Film Studies
  • Music

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 1200 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X
FASS05 Cognitive Science

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 447 Tory Building (TB)

X X
FASS06
  • Geography
  • Geomatics
  • Environmental Studies
  • Physical Geography

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 3110 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X X
FASS07 College of the Humanities

Topic: Great Books

Location: 303 Paterson Hall (PA)

X X
FASS08
  • Greek and Roman Studies
  • Religion

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 2A46 Paterson Hall (PA)

X
FASS09 Psychology

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 101 Azrieli Theatre (AT)

X X
FASS10 Sociology and Anthropology

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 3228 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X X
FASS11 History

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 238 Tory Building (TB)

X X
FASS12 Centre for Initiatives in Education

Topic: Learn how you could qualify for admission while taking first-year courses

Location: 208 Tory Building (TB)

X
FASS13 French

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 204 Tory Building (TB)

X
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Faculty of Engineering and Design: Overview
Registration code Activity Time(s) Location
FEDTOUR1 Facilities Tours
Explore our innovative facilities for Engineering and Design students!
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Outside of Architecture Building (AA)
N/A Faculty Information Fair
Explore all of the programs offered in the Faculty of Engineering and Design.
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Minto Centre (MC), Lobby
FED00 Faculty General Information Session
Attend a general information session to find out more about the Engineering and Design.
11:15 – 11:45 a.m. 2000 Minto Centre (MC)
Various Program Information Sessions – Find out more!
Attend a program information session and facility tour to find out more about a specific program.
12:00 – 12:45 p.m.

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.

2:00 – 2:45 p.m.

Various locations
FEDTOUR2 Facilities Tours
Explore our innovative facilities for Engineering and Design students!
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Outside of Architecture Building (AA)

 

Faculty of Engineering and Design: Program Information Sessions
Registration code Programs Time
12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
FED01 Architectural Studies

Location: 301 Azrieli Theatre (AT)

X X
FED02 Industrial Design

Location: 5050 Minto Centre (MC)

X X
FED03 Information Technology


Information Resource Management, Interactive Multimedia and Design, Network Technology, Optical Systems and Sensors

Location: 132 Azrieli Pavilion (AP)

X X
FED04 Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering


Architectural Conservation and Sustainability Engineering, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering

Location: 3275 Mackenzie Building (ME)

X X
FED05 Department of Electronics


Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics, Sustainable and Renewable Energy Engineering (Stream A: Smart Technologies for Power Generation and Distribution)

Location: 302 Azrieli Theatre (AT)

X X
FED06 Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace Engineering, Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Sustainable and Renewable Energy (Stream B: Efficient Energy Generation and Conversion)

Location: 2000 Minto Centre (MC)

X X
FED07 Department of Systems and Computer Engineering


Biomedical and Electrical Engineering, Communications Engineering, Computer Systems Engineering, Software Engineering

Location: 4499 Mackenzie Building (ME)

X X
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Faculty of Public Affairs: Overview
Registration code Activity Time(s) Location
N/A Faculty Information Fair
Explore all of the programs offered in the Faculty of Public Affairs.
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Richcraft Hall (RB), Conference Rooms (2nd floor)
FPA00 Faculty General Information Session
Attend a general information session to find out more about the Faculty of Public Affairs.
11:30 – 11:45 a.m. 2200 Richcraft Hall (RB)
Various Program Information Sessions – Find out more!
Attend a program information session to find out more about a specific program.
12:00 – 12:45 p.m.

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.

2:00 – 2:45 p.m.

Various locations

 

Faculty of Public Affairs: Program Information Sessions
Registration code Programs Time
12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
FPA01 Media Production and Design

Topic: Digital Histories and Futures: An Interactive Storytelling Gallery

Location: 3202 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X X
FPA02 Communication and Media Studies

Topic: How Media Shapes Your World

Location: 3201 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X X
FPA03 Criminology and Criminal Justice

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 2200 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X X
FPA04 Law

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 102 Azrieli Theatre (AT)

X X
FPA05 Economics

Topic: Inflation, Interest Rates and Jobs: Economic Headwinds Facing Canada

Location: 217 Tory Building (TB)

X X
FPA06 Global and International Studies

  • Topic: Program Overview

Political Science

  • Topic: World Politics in an Age of Crisis – Dr. Aaron Ettinger

Location: C164 Loeb Building (LA)

X
FPA07 European and Russian Studies

Topic: Russia’s War in Ukraine: Consequences and Responses

Location: 1200 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X
FPA08 Political Science

Topic: Power Plays: Sports and Political Science

  • Because Politics is Everywhere: Sport and the Path to Elected Office – Dr. Bill Cross
  • Sportswashing and Authoritarian Capitalism in World Politics – Dr. Aaron Ettinger

Location: 102 Azrieli Theatre (AT)

X
FPA09 Global and International Studies

Topic: Program Overview

Location: C264 Loeb Building (LA)

X
FPA10 Public Affairs and Policy Management

Topic: The Student and Alumni Experience

Location: C164 Loeb Building (LA)

X X
FPA11 Journalism, Journalism and Humanities

Topic: Society and the Media: Searching for the Truth

Location: 103 Steacie Building (SC)

X X X
FPA12 Social Work

Topic: Social Justice: Helping Communities and Individuals Enhance their Well-being

Location: 240 Tory Building (TB)

X X

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Faculty of Science: Overview
Registration code Activity Time(s) Location
N/A Faculty Information Fair
Explore all of the programs offered in the Faculty of Science.
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Health Sciences Building (HS), Lobby
N/A Facilities Tours
Explore our innovative facilities for Faculty of Science students!
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Gold Lounge Tent in Parking Lot #2 -adjacent to the Nicol Building (NI)
FSC00 Faculty General Information Session
Attend a general information session to find out more about the Faculty of Science.
11:00 – 11:45 a.m. 1301 Health Sciences Building (HS)
Various Program Information Sessions – Find out more!
Attend a program information session to find out more about a specific program.
12:00 – 12:45 a.m.

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.

2:00 – 2:45 p.m.

Various locations

 

Faculty of Science: Program Information Sessions
Registration code Programs Time
12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
FSC001 Computer Science

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 101 Azrieli Theatre (AT)

X X
FSC002 Health Sciences

Topic: What Humans Can Do to Be Healthier in the Modern Era

Location: 1301 Health Sciences Building (HS)

X X
FSC003 Mathematics and Statistics

Topic: Program Overview

Location: 1201 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X X
FSC004 Neuroscience and Biology, Neuroscience and Mental Health

Topic: Exploring the Science Behind Brain Function and Mental Health

Location: 208 Tory Building (TB)

X X
FSC005 Applied Physics, Physics, Earth Sciences

Topic: Understanding the Universe, from the Big Bang to the Formation and Evolution of Earth’s Systems

Location: 3224 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X X
FSC006 Biology, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology

Topic: Biology in a Changing World

Location: 210 Tory Building (TB)

X X
FSC007 Biochemistry, Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Computational Biochemistry

Topic: Biochemistry for Healthier People and Planet

Location: 236 Tory Building (TB)

X X
FSC008 Chemistry, Nanoscience

Topic: What in The World Isn’t Chemistry?

Location: Super Lab, 2nd floor Steacie Building (SC)

X X
FSC009 Environmental Science, Food Science, Interdisciplinary Science and Practice

Topic: How Nutrition, the Environment and Human Behaviour are Interconnected

Location: 3220 Richcraft Hall (RB)

X X
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Sprott School of Business: Overview
Registration code Activity Time(s) Location
SPROTT00 Sprott Information Fair
A presentation welcoming attendees to the Faculty.
1:00 – 1:45 p.m. Nicol Building (NI), Lobby (2nd floor)
N/A Sprott School of Business Fair and Networking
Meet Sprott staff, professors and students!
1:45 – 3:00 p.m. Innovation Hub – Nicol Building (NI), 2nd floor
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