Fourth-Year Week: Wind-Down Lunch

fourth-year week
Friday, March 14, 2008 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

A delicious lunch. The perfect way to wind down Fourth-Year Week.

This week is all about YOU, the fourth-year student'to recognize your accomplishments as you near the end of your final year. Fourth-Year Week is a way for OCAD to say thank you and celebrate the valuable contribution you make to the OCAD community and beyond.

We welcome you to participate as your schedule allows.

March 10 to March 14, 2008

Connect, engage, reflect and have fun!

Check the Events Calendar for daily activities and watch for posters and a Fourth-Year Week brochure!

Venue & Address: 
Room 187 100 McCaul Street, Toronto, Ontario

Open Mic Night

Friday, December 7, 2007 - 1:30am

OCADSU invites all fellow members of the OCAD community to Open Mic Night. Come and enjoy food, drinks, performances, goodies and more! A fun night to remember.

Venue & Address: 
Great Hall Level 2, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto, Ontario

Open Mic Night!

Friday, November 9, 2007 - 1:30am to 5:00am

OCADSU invites all fellow members of the OCAD community to Open Mic Night. Come and enjoy food, drinks, performances, goodies and more! A fun night to remember.

Spread the word to all your friends!

Venue & Address: 
Auditorium 100 McCaul Street, Toronto, Ontario

Black Speculative Arts Movement

O-NIGHT! with MxD!

O-NIGHT event image showing dancers from MxD - OCAD Dance group
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 10:00pm to Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 3:00am

O-NIGHT! is a welcoming party hosted by MxD - OCAD Dance, with support from the OCAD Student Union (OCADSU). Designed to provide new undergrad students the opportunity to continue connection and integration, creating those oh, so important, peer-to-peer relations! Get familiar with student-run initiatives coordinated by MxD and our collaborating partners, as well as learn more from upper-year students.

About MxD:
If you like music and smiles, then join us in MxD, where no matter how good you are (or not) at dancing, you are guaranteed to have some fun. So join us! You won’t only become more confident, but you will have a new skill that is calming and entertaining! Learn more about student-run clubs on campus.

Venue & Address: 
Room 230 (Central Hall), Level 2, 100 McCaul St.


OCAD U Student Union Table
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 8:30pm to 10:00pm

Join us at the OCAD Student Union Open House learn more about the Student Union, check out the space, learn about our services, and meet the team. We will be officially opening up our new office to students and we're excite to meet you! Here you are welcome to spend time year round whether working on class assignments or needing a quiet place to relax. We will be opening the space with a land acknowledgement, raising a mock-tail to the start of your new chapter, serving snacks, and providing a space to chill and mingle before you head off to check out O-NIGHT! with MxD.

Venue & Address: 
Level 6, 230 Richmond St. West
416 977 6000 Ext. 341


Campus Life Connected Logo
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

This O-DAYS! activity is designed as an informal social opportunity to connect those new undergrads who may wish meet and connect with others in advance of the Labour Day weekend and BIG-O Day! (Tuesday, September 6). This activity is co-hosted by Student Mentor Program and OCAD Student Union (OCADSU). All new first-year undergrads are welcome!

Please RSVP here to attend this activity:


Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street or access via Grange Food Court, 113 McCaul Street.
416 977 6000, Ext. 4021


OCAD University wellness day banner showing images of seated massage, therapy dogs, yoga and meditation
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 2:30pm to 6:30pm

Stressed? Anxious? Nervous? Overwhelmed? Forgetting to breathe?
Ah, end of semester exams and critiques. OCAD University Health & Wellness Centre,
Campus Life and OCAD Student Union invite you to stop by on our WELLNESS DAY, or
The time-for-some-end-of-semester-destressing-and-unwinding-and-breathing Day!

  • INFO and support tables (10:30 am to 2:30 pm)
  • FREE healthy snacks courtesy of
  • FREE seated massage (11:30 am to 1:30 pm) by Artists' Health Alliance!
  • VISIT with Mikey the Therapy Dog (11:00 to 12:30 pm)!
  • FREE meditation (12:30 to 1:00 and/or 1:00 to 1:30 pm) by Artists' Health Alliance!
  • FREE yoga (1:30 to 2:30 pm) by YYoga!

Drop by and take some time to breathe!

Venue & Address: 
Main Lobby, 100 McCaul Street (MCA)

Self-Care Hot Lunch

Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Get Grounded at this Special Edition Hot Lunch!

Take a few minutes for a nutritious meal (PWYC) and some self-care strategies (free) courtesy of the Student Union and the Health & Wellness Centre.  

Venue & Address: 
Lambert Lounge (rm 187) 100 McCaul, first floor
416.977.6000 x260
PWYC hot food, free relaxation activities
Get Grounded! Take A Break! Thursday March 31, 2:30pm in Lambert Lounge. Free/PWYC.

Beaux-Arts Costume Ball

Friday, April 22, 2016 - 12:00am to 5:45am

The Beaux Arts Costume Ball is an annual end of the year party at OCADU, with this year being the 93rd Annual edition. All students are welcome to attend, but government-issued ID will be required to purchase alcoholic drinks.  

"Something Wicked This Way Comes" is this year's theme. Wear a costume and potentially win a prize! We really wanna encourage everyone to dress up and spread the vibes! 
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Free coat check
Free snacks (vegan + gluten free options available)

There will be amazing music spun by DJ Blush and performance art, TBA

Advance and Early Bird Tickets include a free drink ticket!
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Early Bird tickets purcased before March 31st ~ $15
Advanced & at the door tickets ~ $20

Tickets can be pruchased at That Place on the Second Floor Thursdays (starting March 17) and Fridays between 10am-2pm, just look for our student union rep in the cafe area! 
~ Cash only ~

Venue & Address: 
The Steamwhistle Brewery / Roundhouse 255 Bremner Blvd Toronto
416-977-6000 x 241
$15 earlybird (before March 31) $20 advance & door *** buy earlybird or advance to get a free drink with your ticket ***
OCAD Student Union presents the Beaux Arts Costume Ball with event info