Renaissance College orientation

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Green Hill Lake Camping Trip, Aug. 28-30

Tuesday, Sept. 3 (at UNB)

9 a.m. - McConnell Hall, Sr. Common Room

Peer Mentor Introductions

  • Get to know your peer mentors and what they can do for you. Please bring Your Student ID and $25 for keys.

9:15 a.m. - McConnell Hall, Sr. Common Room

Student Services 101

  • Find out what services are available to you as a UNB student, including presentations from counselling services and the Student Health centre.
  • Discover tips and strategies to make the most out of your time at UNB.

11:30 a.m. - Renaissance College

The Real Deal

  • Insights and answers on the first year from your Peer Mentors

12:30 p.m. - Renaissance College

Lunch and Learn

  • Enjoy lunch while learning about volunteer opportunities in the area.

1:30 p.m. - Renaissance College

Academic Success

  • Learn about the core requirements of your Renaissance College degree, where you have the choice to design the education you want.

2:30 p.m. - Renaissance College

Activity with RCS and your Peer Mentors

  • Come out and meet your Renaissance College Student Society, see what they do, and get to know Fredericton


Renaissance College Orientation Camping Trip

Green Hill Lake Camp, Aug. 28-30

Wednesday, Aug. 28

  • 10:30 a.m. - Meet at Renaissance College and Dean's address
  • 11 a.m. - Student activities with RCS and parent info session
  • 11:45 a.m. - Introduction of RC Integrators
  • Noon - Photo session and lunch
  • 1 p.m. - Bus leaves for Green Hill Lake Camp
  • 1:45 p.m. - Arrival and welcome to Green Hill
  • 2 p.m. - Getting settled
  • 3 p.m. - Ice breakers
  • 4:30 p.m. - Free time
  • 6 p.m. - Dinner
  • 7:30 p.m. - Campfire and activities 

Thursday, Aug. 29

  • 8 a.m. Breakfast
  • 9 a.m. Green Hill Lake activity
  • Noon - Lunch
  • 1 p.m. - Green Hill Lake Activity
  • 6:30 p.m. - Dinner
  • 8 p.m. - Campfire and activities 

Friday, Aug. 30

  • 8 a.m. - Breakfast
  • 9 a.m. - Closing activities
  • 10 a.m. - Packing
  • 10 a.m. - Depart Green Hill Lake Camp
  • 11:30 a.m. - Return to Fredericton 

What to bring

  • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, medication)
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • bathing suit and towel
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Clothes (that can get dirty)
  • Water bottle
  • Rain jacket
  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Sleeping bag and pillow
  • Flashlight
  • Backpack or tote bag (for your own gear)

You will be boarding the bus for Green Hill Lake Camp on the morning of Aug. 28. You should pack your equipment separately from your residence move-in drop-off belongings.