Welcome to the Marine Institute!

We're so glad you've chosen the Marine Institute on this voyage in your educational journey, and we are happy to welcome you to the MI family. The Marine Institute will be your home for the next number of months and years, and it is our pleasure to have you on board. We are here to help you on your newest adventure.

MI Orientation is an opportunity for you to learn about life on campus, and also to:

  • Learn about your program
  • Meet your classmates and faculty
  • Get your questions answered
  • Find your classrooms and how to navigate the campus
  • Find out how to get involved with student clubs and societies
  • Get your student ID
  • Learn about available services – learning centers, health and counselling services, fitness and recreation, etc.

MI Orientation is all about getting you set up for success in the new school year. Ask questions, reach out and allow us to help you to be the most successful student you can be.

You are invited to begin your MI experience on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

Schedule of events:

  • 9:00am Welcome to the Marine Institute
  • 9:30am Student Affairs and Support Workshop
  • 10:15am Alumni Coffee Break
  • 10:30am Program Specific Breakout Sessions
  • 12:00pm BBQ Lunch hosted by the MI Student Union
  • 1:15pm Student & Alumni Experience – Question & Answer Panel
  • 2:00pm Closing
  • 2:30pm See the St. John’s Sights! City Bus Tour (free/optional)

On Thursday, September 7th, don’t miss Welcome Back Games Day from 12:00pm – 2:00pm in the lobby and the gym! A zorb race track, dunk tank, plinko, great prizes, mac & cheese, and more! Come out and show some MI spirit!

Keep an eye on our Instagram and Facebook Current Students page to stay in the loop leading up to, and during Orientation week!

You can RSVP to your orientation events here

Questions? Contact orientation@mi.mun.ca

*Subject to change

Next Steps

Make sure you complete all of the items on the Undergraduate student check list to be sure you have everything in place to take part in Orientation in September at start classes.

Welcome Video - Dr. Rob Shea