New Student Orientation

Welcome to MHC!

New Student Orientation on September 3, 2019 is the best way to dive in to your college experience. This event will give you information about what to expect during your time at MHC. It's also a great opportunity to familiarize yourself with the college and meet your new classmates!


ATTENDING BROOKS CAMPUS? Click here for orientation details at that location.

Orientation Schedule

ARRIVAL / 9:15AM - 10:00 AM / Centennial Hall
When you arrive on campus, our friendly staff and student ambassadors will help guide you in the right direction. No need to worry about paying for parking that day, just find a spot and come on in! Make your way to the main entrance and we will show you to your program orientation location.


This is a chance to meet other students in your program, your instructors, and learn what to expect over the year. It will help you feel prepared to face your first day of classes!


FREE LUNCH / 12:00PM - 1:00PM / Outside the main entrance

Who doesn’t love free food? Join us for something hot off the grill and spend some time visiting with your new friends. There will be a live DJ and activities to participate in on campus, so make sure you’re there!

STUDENT ORIENTATION / 1 - 2:45PM / Eresman Theatre

Join us for a welcome from our President, Kevin Shufflebotham. Shortly following the welcome, you will have the opportunity to hear from a panel of different services offered to students. Use this opportunity to find out the information that is most important to you and that will set you up for success here at MHC. You will also hear from our Academic Strategist, Student Association President, Library Services, Counsellors, and more!

RESIDENCE ORIENTATION / 3:30 - 4:30PM / Crowfoot Room (F160)

Living on campus this year? Join the residence team to learn more about your new home, meet your friendly RAs and find out about the great activities planned for the year. You'll also receive valuable advice for building strong relationships with your fellow residents to ensure your experience is positive, plus important information about on campus housing rules and regulations.

Strike First event - avoid the line-ups

Beat the back-to-school rush! Stop by the Medicine Hat campus on August 29 & 30 and get through your to-do list early. Pick up your parking pass and ID card or take a campus tour.


Contact Us

Landon Heilman
Student Recruiter
Tel: 403.504.3569
Fax: 403.504.3645


Allan Siwela
Student Recruiter
Tel: 403.529-3823
Fax: 403.504.3645