Welcome

Welcome to the Gina Cody School of Engineering & Computer Science (GCS)! Congratulations on making the first step towards being part of the next generation of bright Engineers and Computer Scientists from this great school.

The Engineering and Computer Science Undergraduate Student's Association (ECA) would like to extend a warm welcome and invite you to be a part of our 2020 Orientation / Frosh.

Frosh stands for “Freshman Orientation”. It is a week full of activities and events hosted by the Undergraduate Engineering and Computer Science Association for new students, in order to ease their transition into University Life. This week will most probably be the most memorable week of the upcoming year, don’t miss out!

The ECA is proud to present Frosh of Mythology! Our organizers have spent the last couple of months working on this great week of events. We did our part, it's time for you to have the time of your lives! Stay tuned on our Facebook Page for more details! If you have any questions, send an email to frosh@ecaconcordia.ca.

Sponsors

Engineering and Computer Science Frosh Sponsors


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Schedule

The 2020 Concordia Engineering and Computer Science Frosh will take place from Wednesday, September 2nd to Sunday, September 13th, 2020

The full schedule of events will be available soon!

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Concordia Engineering and Computer Science 2017 Frosh of Empires Schedule

Frosh Events

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I get tickets?

Tickets will be on sale soon! If you are a freshman (aka new student), you will receive an exclusive invitation via email to purchase your frosh tickets at a discounted rate! Make sure to add info@ecaconcordia.ca & frosh@ecaconcordia.ca to your safe-senders list.

What is Frosh?

Frosh is a week of engaging activities that take place towards the end of August and the first week of September. Frosh week activities include social gatherings that allow students to mingle, parties around the beautiful city of Montreal and fun challenges to put those young engineering minds to the test. Trust us, this is a week that you do not want to miss!

Why is it important to attend Frosh?

By participating in Frosh, students will have the ability to discover the campus, the city and all the necessary whereabouts for any foreign or local Engineering student to survive. Starting with a BBQ in the heart of Concordia, Loyola Campus and journeying on a week of endless mingling, fun and friendship, there is no better way to start your academic career than Frosh.

How do I register?

To register for frosh, simply purchase your frosh bundle ticket and attend the manadatory orientation day activities!

Where do I pick up my event/bundle links?

They will be sent to you by email before the the event in question.

Where do I pick up frosh swag?

The Frosh Swag will be sent by mail to your house or you can pick it up want school facilities open again.

Do I need ID at Frosh?

Not this year everyone can come to our online events. Please read all disclaimers when purchasing your tickets.

Will food be provided at Frosh?

Not this year, because it is online events you are responsible to bring your own food.

Do I need to drink at Frosh?

It is by no means necessary to drink at Frosh! The events are fun regardless of alcohol consumption.

If I drink, how can I be sure that I will be safe?

While it is mandatory to drink responsibly, it is important to stress that the Frosh Leaders, Coordinators and Organizers go through a harm reduction training! This enhances their skills when it comes to dealing with unfavourable situations that may arise due to excessive alcohol consumption.

I have mobility/accessibility limitations? How will that affect my frosh?

If you are able to open your computer everything is going to be completely fine and fun.

I have a question that is not in the FAQs?

Please send any questions that you might have regarding Frosh to frosh@ecaconcordia.ca. They will be in answered in the briefest delay.

Can I bring non-ENCS friends to frosh?

While frosh is mainly designed to help new Engineering and Computer Science students make friends within their programs, as well as get acquainted with their new school; non-ENCS students are welcome to attend most, but not all, events.

The following events are reserved for ENCS froshees & frosh leaders only: Scavenger Hunt

Will individual event tickets be available?

Individual event tickets may be sold for certain events, subject to availability. These tickets will only go on sale in the weeks leading up to frosh. However, we do recommend that you purchase your bundle ticket instead of just individual tickets, as it is the most cost-effective way to attend frosh! It also gives access to the exclusive Frosh Gala networking cocktail!

Announcements will be made on Facebook when the sale of individual tickets starts.

I am a Graduate Student, can I attend ECA's Frosh?

The ECA exists to represent the Gina Cody School's Undergraduate students, and our frosh is designed for them. If you are a Graduate student, we recommend you reach out to your student association, the Engineering and Computer Science Graduate Student Association (ECSGA).

I'm studying in a certificate program, can I attend ECA's Frosh?

If you are studying in an undergraduate certificate program, you are eligible to attend the ECA's orientation/frosh!