Counsellors Seminar

Counsellors Seminar

Presentations from Counsellors Seminar 2016:


Date: Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
Time: 8:30am – 2:00pm
Location: Room 210, 2nd Floor, University Centre
University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus

Join us on-campus for a day of informative presentations focused on high school guidance counsellors and career advisors. Whether you are a new or returning counsellor, we focus on the information you need to know for the coming year:

  • Admission, Scholarship and Program updates
  • Spotlights on unique U of M faculties and services
  • Pick-up our latest publications, including the 2016-17 Viewbook & Counsellor Planning Guide
  • Free parking, lunch, refreshments, and prizes!

Counsellors Seminar is held in the Multi-Purpose Room on the 2nd Floor of University Centre.  Parking is available in the SD-West parking lot, accessible off of Chancellor Matheson Road.  A shuttle is available to take guests from the SD-West parking lot to University Centre.

Registration

Counsellors must RSVP for this event online using our convenient online registration system. Online registration is fast and easy, taking only a few moments. Please ensure that each counsellor from your school who plans to attend registers. A valid email address is required to register.

The deadline to register is Friday, September 16th, 2016. Special dietary requests must be reported by Monday, September 12th.

All registered counsellors will be provided with directions, parking instructions, and the day's agenda prior to the event.

Complimentary Parking

Complimentary parking is available in the SD-West parking lot, located on the north side of Chancellor Matheson Road and west of Investors Group Field.  A shuttle will be available to take guests from the SD-West parking lot to University Centre. 

Access to the complimentary parking area is provided between 8:00am and 9:00am on event day.  If you arrive after 9:00am, you are responsible for finding your own parking and must park in one of the available public parking lots on campus, for a fee (we recommend the University Centre parkade for late arrivals).

Please note that complimentary parking is only available in the SD-West parking lot.  You must park between 8:00am and 9:00am to park in the complimentary parking area, and a permit (distributed by volunteers on-site) must be displayed in your vehicle.  If you choose to park in any other public parking lots on campus, you will be responsible for paying the daily or hourly parking rates for that lot (this includes the University Centre parkade).

Click here for a map with directions to parking (PDF).

Directions if arriving via Chancellor Matheson Road:
From Pembina Hwy, turn east on to Chancellor Matheson Road.  Proceed east past the first set of lights.  Turn left and perform a U-Turn onto the westbound lane of Chancellor Matheson Road.  Turn right into the SD-West Parking Lot.  Event signage will be posted at the turning entrance for your reference.  Watch for volunteers.

Directions if arriving via University Crescent:
From Pembina Hwy, turn south onto University Crescent.  When the road splits, keep right on University Crescent.  At the first set of traffic lights, turn right onto Chancellor Matheson Road. Turn right into the SD-West Parking Lot , located west of the Investors Group Stadium.  Event signage will be posted at the turning entrance for your reference.  Watch for volunteers.

When You Arrive:
Guests should report to the check in area on the 2nd Floor of University Centre outside Room 210. 

For more information, please contact:

Kyle Lougheed
Student Recruitment Events Coordinator
Phone: 204-474-8806
Email: kyle_lougheed@umanitoba.ca

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