SAO is a unique program to help first-year Main Campus students be prepared for the start of university.
By attending SAO you will:
SAO is offered to students admitted to all Main Campus first-year, undergraduate programs. SAO will last approximately 4-5 hours and you MUST register in advance. Please plan accordingly.
SAO 2017 will run weekdays from Thursday, June 22nd to Thursday July 27th.** (No program on June 30th)
** Not all faculties run every day.
Please refer to the FAQ page for information or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 519 661 2100.
|Student Program||Guest Program|
|9:15am-9:30am||Morning Welcome||9:15am-9:30am||Morning Welcome|
|9:30am-9:45am||Faculty Specific Course Selection Workshop||9:30am-12:00pm||
Student Financial Services
Living on Campus Q & A
|9:45am--12:00pm||Individual Advising & Campus Student Services Overview (in faculty-based groups)|
Optional Afternoon Programming
(Students and Guests)
|12:45pm & 2:00pm||Campus Tours (includes seeing a room in Ontario Hall)
*Express Tours Available*
|1:00pm-2:00pm||My First Week at Western Workshop facilitated by Student Leader|
|1:00pm-2:00pm||Accommodation and Accessibility
*Run by Services for Students with Disabilities*
**Times are approximate and to used only for your reference
SAO 2017 will run weekdays from June 22 - July 27, we will not run the program on June 30.
Sign up will start the morning of June 5, 2017.
Students must sign-up in advance. Your SAO day runs for a minimum 4 hours (beginning at 9:15am sharp), and IS NOT a "drop-in" program. Please plan to spend a minimum of 4 hours at Western. Students that live more than 4 hours driving distance to London will be offered the option of a phone advising appointment when they go to book an appointment. Please see our FAQ section for more information.
Parents/guests will be signed up when the student declares that they are bringing someone to their SAO day. This is done when students book their appointment, and there is no further sign-up required.
Please email our SAO Coordinators if you require information in an alternate format, or if any other arrangements can make this event accessible to you - email@example.com.
The official Western Facebook Class of 2021 page is located here. This is the ONLY site that will give you an official response.
Remember to keep your Western student number private and treat it with the same care and privacy as a credit card number. Also, use your discretion when posting personal information such as your course schedule or residence assignment, online or on social media, as making any of these things public can compromise your safety.