Seneca is celebrating its history of innovation and achievement with a series of special events in 2017. Check back regularly for new events.

Ontario Colleges 50th Anniversary Trailer

Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled.

50 Year Celebration

Postponed - date to be announced
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
After Party – 9 p.m. to midnight
Newnham Gymnasium
Employees, retirees and special guests will celebrate Seneca's 50 Years.

Fall Convocation

Postponed - more information
Ceremonies kick off at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26, followed by ceremonies at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 and Saturday, Oct. 28
Newnham Campus, Gymnasium, SeneCentre, Cafeteria

Celebrating the achievements and successes of Seneca’s newest graduates.

Fall Open House

Saturday, Nov. 25
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Newnham, Seneca@York, King, Markham, Peterborough and Jane campuses

Open House provides prospective students, their families and friends the opportunity to discover Seneca by getting a feel for life on campus while learning more about the many programs and university pathways offered.

Employee event: SeneKids Holiday Party

Sunday, Dec. 3
Noon to 4 p.m.
Newnham Campus, Building A

Seneca employees and their families will celebrate Seneca’s 50 years during a fun-filled afternoon with activities for children, photo with Santa, lunch, themed giveaways and much more.

Employee event: President’s Annual Holiday Open House

Thursday, Dec. 21
2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The Great Hall, Room A1531, at Newnham Campus

President David Agnew invites all employees to celebrate the holiday season and Seneca’s 50 years.

Official grand opening of the Seneca StingDome

Date TBA
Newnham Campus

Seneca will celebrate the official grand opening of its new multi-purpose artificial turf field and seasonal dome at Newnham Campus, made possible by funding from the Student Athletic Association and through support of the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.

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