It’s That Time… Fall Orientation 2016!

The GSA Welcomes You to Concordia

We’ve got loads of events lined up! Come have some fun before you need to hit the books this semester.


Free Breakfast at the GSA House

Breakfast is on us! Join the GSA for breakfast and assorted treats.

This is FREE for all Concordia graduate students.

When & Where:
6th September Tuesday, 9 AM-11 AM – GSA House & MB Lobby
7th September Wednesday, 9 AM-11 AM – Loyola SP Building
9th September Friday, 9 AM-11 AM – GSA House & Hall Lobby
12th September Monday, 9 AM-11 AM – GSA House

Information Sessions for Other Organizations

Representatives from different organizations & student associations will be facilitating a session to provide information about their respective organizations and the role they play in helping students. Come to this useful information session to get informed.

All graduate students are welcome to attend!

Light snacks will be provided

When & Where:
6th September Tuesday, 2PM-5PM – GSA House
13th September Tuesday, 2PM-5PM – GSA House

Register here:

GSA Movie Night

Join GSA for an exciting night of movies on Tuesday, September 6th.

There are limited tickets available at $5 each. Only one ticket for one movie is allowed per person.

The mandatory reservation is available using this link:

You can select which movie you would like to see from the following list:
Suicide Squad (Ultra AVX 3D)
Ghost Busters (IMAX 3D)
Independence Day Resurgence (IMAX 3D)
Start Trek Beyond (IMAX 3D)
Mechanic Resurrection (Regular)
Ben Hur (Regular 3D)
Star Trek Beyond (Regular 3D)
Jason Bourne (Regular)
Sausage Party (Regular)

Tickets must be reserved online before payment can be made at the GSA house (2030 Mackay Street).

Ticket Collection Dates:
Friday 2nd September : 9 AM – 5 PM
Sunday 4th September : 3 PM – 6 PM

You must bring exact change to pick up your ticket.

Dental & Health Care Plan – Info Session

Don’t have a dental plan? Want to upgrade your health plan?

The GSA brings you affordable dental/health plans. Come visit us to learn more.

This is OPEN for all Concordia graduate students.

When: 7th September 12 PM till 3 PM
Where: GSA House (2030 Mackay)
Register here:

Time Management Workshop

Learn how to develop an action plan, focus on the important issues, prioritize tasks, and maintain the discipline needed to accomplish your goals.

You will get a certificate for participation.

This workshop is FREE for all Concordia graduate students, but you must register in advance.

When: Friday 9th September 2016 from 2 PM till 5 PM
Where: GSA House
Register Here:

Mont Tremblant One Day Trip with ECSGA

Come on a one-day trip to Mont-Tremblant with the GSA and the ECSGA!

Register Here:

When: Sunday, September 11
Meeting time: 8:00 AM
Meeting place: Hall Building
Return time: Leaving Mont Tremblant at 6:00 PM

Tickets prices:
$20 for students
$15 for kids
$25 for guests

Each student is allowed to buy one guest ticket. Since spots are limtied, preference will be given to students who are new to Concordia.

GSA Bowling & Pool

Come out for some bowling and pool with your new friends. A unique and exciting indoor venue for interacting with fellow graduate students.

Registration is required as limited tickets are available.

Tickets will cost only $6 for Concordia grad students and $8 for guests.

When: 12th September, 4PM – 7 PM
Where: Montreal Forum Sports Bar & Game Center
Register here:

To pick up tickets:
Where: GSA House (2030 Rue Mackay)
When: 10th September, 9 AM – 5 PM

JMSB Suit Up Dinner

Suit up and join us for this grand dinner party! This will be a great time for networking with faculty, alumni, current students, and incoming students.

When: 13th September Tuesday 7 PM – 10 PM
Where: MB 3.130 (Concordia MB Building)
Ticket Price: $5

To pick up tickets:
When: 9th September 2016, 9AM – 5PM
Where: GSA House (2030 Mackay)

Fine Arts Meet & Greet

Fine Arts Graduate & PhD students from all departments are welcome to attend this mixer to meet students from the Faculty of Fine Arts. Also meet your GSA Fine Arts Director who wants to hear from you!

When: Wednesday, September 14, 8:00 PM
Where: Reggie’s Bar (second floor of Hall Building)
Ticket Price: $5

Your $5 ticket will get you two drink tickets for beer, wine, or any high ball of your choice. Reggie’s will provide vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. Come hang out!

To pick up tickets:
When: 14th Sepetember, 9 AM – 5 PM
Where: GSA House (2030 Rue Mackay)

Arts & Science Meet & Greet

Meet graduate students from different departments in the Faculty of Arts & Science.

When: 16th September Friday from 8.45 PM till 10.45 PM
Where: Reggie’s Bar (second floor of Hall Building)
Ticket Price: $5

To pick up tickets:
When: 12th Sepetember, 9 AM – 5 PM
Where: GSA House (2030 Rue Mackay)

GSA Clubbing Night

The GSA invites you to an amazing launch for the semester: Club Party at XO Club Lounge. Let’s celebrate a successful Fall Orientation 2016!

When: Saturday, September 17th, 10 PM – 1 AM
Where: XO Club Lounge

Leave your books at home, turn off your laptop, and head on over to enjoy a FREE beverage or two with other GSA members at XO Club Lounge!

Ticket Information:
* Only Concordia graduate students can buy tickets
* Each graduate student can purchase one guest ticket when they buy their own

Ticket Prices:
* Student: $8
* Guest: $12

To pick up tickets:
When: 15th Sepetember, 9 AM – 5 PM
Where: GSA House (2030 Rue Mackay)

Get ready to groove!