Campus Tours and Events

Discover Brock on a campus tour.
All tours are led by current Brock students who will show you around our beautiful campus.

You will visit many areas of interest along the way such as classrooms, residences, recreational areas, student meeting spaces, and much more.

Looking to change your tour? Need more information?

Please contact Jon De Luca at jdeluca@brocku.ca or 905 688 5550 x4293

We can help reduce your travel expenses while discovering Brock University and exploring the Niagara region!

  • Prospective students interested in undergraduate studies at Brock University may enjoy up to one night of accommodation on our campus or at a partner hotel (booked by a Brock Recruitment representative).
  • Once you have successfully enrolled as a registered student at Brock, we will reimburse your travel expenses up to $250 on your Brock student account (please keep and submit all travel receipts!).
  • We are happy to extend this offer to prospective Brock students attending one of our campus visit opportunities (Brock campus tour, Fall Preview Day or Open House) or one of our transition programs (Smart Start, Smart Transfer, LEAP, or BaseCamp).
  • Prospective students must be travelling from home, a minimum of 700 kilometres each way to be eligible.

Please contact us for details at futurestudent@brocku.ca or 905 688 5550 x4293

We would be happy to welcome your group to campus! Group visits are designed for groups of 10 or more people. We offer programming for elementary and secondary school classes, Specialist High Skills Majors, community groups, and more!

Click here to submit a group visit request

Campus Tour

If you’re interested in visiting our campus and experiencing the full flavour of the everyday Badger lifestyle, visiting Brock for a weekday tour is your best option. You’ll visit popular campus hot spots and have an opportunity to meet Liaison Officers following your tour to answer any questions you may have. Representatives from our Admissions team and academic programs are also onsite to address any inquiries as well.

Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts Campus Tour — Dramatic Arts, Music, Studies in Arts and Culture, Visual Arts

If you’re interested in studying fine and performing arts at Brock University, then you won’t want to miss touring our Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts located in downtown St. Catharines. You’ll visit popular campus hot spots including performance studios, soundproof music practice rooms, drawing and painting studios, lecture/seminar rooms, digital labs, learning/computer commons, dance and rehearsal studio spaces, the scenography studio and the costume shop. Following your tour you will have an opportunity to meet Liaison Officers to answer any questions you may have about our Dramatic Arts, Music, Studies in Arts and Culture, or Visual Arts programs.

Click here to request a tour of the MIWSFPA

Open House and Fall Preview Days

Brock hosts two large-scale campus-wide open houses annually to welcome you to the Brock community. These are great events to tour our beautiful campus, meet current students, Faculty and staff members from all academic programs and student services, and experience the full flavour of campus life at Brock. You’ll also have an opportunity to attend a variety of Information Sessions geared towards academic disciplines, co-op programs and student awards and financial aid. Our open houses are designed to provide you with an opportunity to fully experience the Badger community.

Smart Start

Are you entering into your first year at Brock this Fall? Join us for our summer academic orientation program — Smart Start.

Learn more and register for Smart Start

Campus tours take place at Brock University’s primary campus —
1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2S 3A1.

Click here for directions to Brock University

Didn’t receive a tour confirmation email? Email jdeluca@brocku.ca or call 905 688 5550 x4293

Most tours will start out of Welch Hall, but select tours will run out of the Cairns Family Health and Bioscience Research Complex. Please review your email conformation for information about your tour start location and parking, as it may differ from the information below.

Once you arrive on campus, follow this map to park in Visitor Parking — Lot D. In the interest of accessibility, there is an area for passenger pick-up and drop-off in front of Welch Hall.

If you are navigating to our campus using GPS, it will attempt to take you through a secondary entrance. Please use the main entrance indicated in the map below.

Park in Lot D and walk across the street to the Campus Tours Office

University closures will be announced on local radio stations, and messages will be placed on the Brock University home page. If the university should close, we will make every effort to contact tour registrants by telephone and/or email.

Please refer to Brock University’s Inclement Weather Policy for specific information regarding University closures.

Interested in the arts at Brock?

Please note: the downtown Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts (MIWSFPA) is not a part of the standard campus tour. However, tours of the MIWSFPA are available by request.

Learn more and request a tour of the MIWSFPA

Can't make it to campus?

Take a guided tour of our campus from the comfort of your home.

Upcoming events

Open House
April 7, 2019
Brock University

Past events

Fan Expo
August 30 – September 2, 2018
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Ontario Universities’ Fair
September 28-30, 2018
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Fall Preview Day
November 4, 2018
Brock University

To register for a tour, select a date and time below.

Please note: We will only be showing Earp and Village residences on our campus tours.

If you wish to visit our other residences, please join us for our Fall Preview Day or Open House events.