Welcome

Welcome to the Concordia Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science (ENCS). 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 Association (ECA) would like to extend a warm welcome to you and invite you to be a part of our 2017 Frosh.

Frosh stands for “Freshman Orientation”. It is a week full of activities and events hosted by the 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 the Frosh of Empires! 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! HTTPS://FACEBOOK.COM/ECACONCORDIA/. If you have any questions, send an email to social@ecaconcordia.ca.

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Sponsors

Engineering and Computer Science Frosh Sponsors

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Registration

Register for Concordia Engineering and Computer Science's 2017 Frosh!

Frosh registration is now closed, see you next year!

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Schedule

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Concordia Engineering and Computer Science 2017 Frosh of Empires Schedule
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Frosh Events

Orientation Day

DAY I: ORIENTATION BBQ

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 09:30 AM | 7141 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montréal, QC H4B 1R6

This year, The ECA presents the journey to conquering the world, and it all begins at the Loyola Quad.

This event that will bring together or tear apart the 11 ruling Empires.

Open to all Concordia students, come meet your new FROSHIES !

A day full of Drinks, Food, Music, and Games where Engineering Concordia will definitely not disappoint!

A showcase for 18 societies, where you will get to experience first hand of the best Concordia has to offer.

All you’ll have left to do is conquer the world!

SCHEDULE:

9h30 to 10h45: Registration of the Froshies at the Oscar Peterson Hall

11:00 to 12:00: Orientation presentations

12:15 to 13:30: Are you ready to Rumble?

13h45 to 18:00: Fun in the Sun BBQ

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DAY II: BEACH CLUB

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 10:00 AM | Beach Club, Pointe Calumet

A chance for new-student to experience the amazing vibes of Beachclub. This event is in collaboration with CASA-John Molson School of Business and ASFA (Arts & Science Faculty) giving the opportunity for over 2000 students to network with other faculties.

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Scavengerhunt

DAY III: Discover Montreal ~ Scavenger Hunt

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 12:30 PM | Concordia University Hall Building Terrace

Ready for a true adventure?

Start the journey to the fall of Troy at Reggie’s Terrasse!

We will lead you to conquer the city of Troy with: Scavenger Hunt

followed by the Empires Challenge. Will you find enough hints to help you conquer Troy?

You will be exploring the great city of Montreal and get to experience a scavenger hunt for the ages. Only the willing empires will acheive greatness and win the Trojan War!

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Day 3 Pub Crawl Reduced

DAY III: Pub Crawl - The Odyssey

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 05:00 PM | Hall Terrace, Concordia Hall Building

Now that Troy has fallen the adventure continues, You must now reach homeland, but the path will be an ODYSSEY!

You will now need to conquer LEGENDARY challenges during the Pub Crawl.

From Bishop Street --> Guy Street --> Crescent Street --> Peel Street, No Half Measures, Be Ready!

There will be challenges that will help you & your clan to advance in your quest to reach the homeland.

Gods will be throwing mythical events & creatures your way, ONLY THE WORTHY WILL CONQUER!

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After Crawl

DAY III: Homeland AfterParty

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 10:30 PM | 140, Saint Paul Est, Fraternité QLL - Queue Leu Leu

We know you still have energy after PubCrawl A.K.A the Odyssey. Here is an after-party worthy of the king of kings! .

Here’s your chance to witness one of Montreal’s hidden treasures, Fraternité Queue Leu Leu!

SURVIVE THE POWER HOUR & get selected as a God among Titans.

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DAY IV: Aztec Empire Beach Day By Women In Engineering

Mon, 04 Sep 2017 09:30 AM | Sablon Beach

Beach Day has been a Frosh tradition with ENCS students for years. It is organized by Women In Engineering.

Get ready for some fun in the sun until the day is DONE at Women In Engineering’s AZTEC EMPIRE Beach Party!
Don’t miss out on the awesome food, drinks, music and games that WIE has planned out - trust us; you DO NOT want to miss out on this event!
Bring all your friends - girls, guys, Concordians and non-Concordians, the event is open to everyone!

Giant Twister, amazing DJ’s, Aquatracks, and Volleyball Games are among some of the day’s events!

And prizes will of course be awarded to the empires who conquer our games.

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Dusted

DAY V: DUSTED

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 05:00 PM

Survival of the FITTEST!

Need we say more?

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Froshies Galla

Day VI: Empires Gala in collaboration with ECSGA

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 07:00 PM | Concordia Hall Building

You must learn to party in style, the last challenge will be a classy one!

Join Concordia's finest, the Engineering and Computer Science students to make this a night to remember.

Now that you have concord each event & challenge it is time to separate the gods from the Kings.

A Concordia Famous Networking event. DRESS TO IMPRESS!

Bring your entire clan!!

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Frequently Asked Questions

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?

You can register for Frosh by following these instructions

Where do I pick up my event bracelets?

The event bracelets can be picked up at the Concordia University Hall Building starting on August 25th. They can be picked up at the ECA office (H-838) open weekdays from 10 to 4PM.

Where to I pick up frosh swag?

The Frosh Swag can be picked up the first day at the Orientation BBQ. Registration for that event will begin at 10AM at the Loyola Campus of Concordia University.

Do I need ID at Frosh?

A Concordia University ID is not necessary however, a government ID is especially for events that are 18+. Please read all disclaimers when purchasing your tickets.

Will food be provided at Frosh?

Food is provided for some of the events. It is important to read carefully all the event descriptions so you can plan ahead.

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 unfavorable situations that may arise due to alcohol consumption.

I have a question that is not in the FAQs?

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

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

Both of Concordia’s Loyola and SGW campus are known to be extremely accessible to students with limitations which is why access and mobility should not be a problem. Both campuses are equipped with ramps and fully functioning elevators. Our Frosh Leaders and volunteers are trained.