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Counsellors' Seminar
High school counsellors and career advisors are invited to join us on-campus for our annual Counsellors' Seminar, a day of informative presentations and networking. Whether you are a new or returning counsellor, Counsellors' Seminar focuses 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
  • "New Counsellor" information session
  • Latest publications, including the 2019 Viewbook and Counsellor Planning Guide
  • Free parking, lunch, refreshments and prizes!

 When:  Tuesday, September 18, 2018  
 Where:  Multi-Purpose Room (Room 210) - 2nd Floor, UMSU University Centre  
 University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus

 New Counsellor Information Session - 8:30 am to 9:30 am

 Regular Program - 9:30 am to 2:30 pm


Counsellors must RSVP for this event online using our convenient online registration system. Online registration is fast and easy, taking only a few minutes. 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 14, 2018. Special dietary requests must be reported by Monday, September 10.

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

Click here to register for Counsellors' Seminar 2018

New counsellors should plan to arrive at 8:30 am to attend our New Counsellor Information Session from 8:45 am to 9:30 am. This session will provide an overview of our application process and admission requirements, as well as helpful resources for new counsellors.

The regular program for all counsellors will run from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm. All counsellors attending the regular program should plan to arrive by no later than 9:30 am.

Complimentary parking is available for guests arriving between 7:30 am to 9:30 am in the SD-West parking lot, accessible off Chancellor Matheson Road. A shuttle will take guests from the SD-West parking lot to UMSU University Centre.

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 UMSU University Centre.

Access to the complimentary parking area is provided between 7:30 am and 9:30 am on event day. If you arrive after 9:30 am, you are responsible for finding your own parking and must park in one of the available public parking lots on campus (we recommend the UMSU University Centre parkade for late arrivals).

Please note that complimentary parking is only available in the SD-West parking lot. You must park between 7:30 am and 9:30 am in order to access 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 UMSU University Centre parkade).

Click here for a map with directions to parking.

When you arrive:

Guests should report to the check-in area on the 2nd Floor of UMSU University Centre outside the Multi-Purpose Room (Room 210).

For more information:

Kyle Lougheed
Lead Student Recruitment Officer
Phone: 204-474-8929

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