Student Corner: student community

Aiden Dufty


Starting university isn't just about getting good grades and attending classes. It's important to also spend time becoming a member of our fantastic student community. You can join clubs, teams or other types of involvement all around campus. Whatever you choose you're sure to make great friends and memories!

Clubs & Societies

Clubs and societies play a vital role in shaping your university experience. These extracurricular activities provide you with a platform to pursue your interests, develop new skills, and make lasting connections with like-minded individuals.

Ontario Tech has plenty of clubs and societies so you're sure to find something that will align with your interests! Here are just a few:

  • Anime on Campus
  • Esports
  • OTU Billiards Club
  • Speech and Debate Association
  • The Stitching Nook

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Student involvement opportunities

Being a part of the campus community offers so many rewarding experiences. It's a chance to connect with new people while gaining personal and professional skills. Co-curricular involvement can even go on your Student Experience Record

If you're looking to actively engage in campus life, make a positive impact on the community and develop your leadership skills, then the Ambassador program is the perfect opportunity for you! Becoming an ambassador grants exclusive access to exciting volunteer opportunities at various events. This role also has so many perks, these are just a few:

  • Connect with new individuals and become part of a vibrant community of student leaders.
  • Unlock exclusive opportunities for engagement and receive free Ontario Tech merch!
  • Upgrade your leadership abilities and gain valuable hands-on experience.

Student teams

 Ontario Tech has lots of great varsity sports teams so if you're looking to join a team there are plenty of options to choose from. We have both men's and women's varsity-level teams that you can try out for! From Basketball to Esports we've got something for everyone!

Whether you enjoy swinging at birdies, throwing trick shots or the most intense sweep of your life (curling), we've got a sport for you.

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 Or maybe you love screaming 'fore' at the top of your lungs. Perhaps you enjoy skating like a pro or scoring a hat trick on the field. No matter your interests, we have a sport for you to get active with.
Ontario Tech has a fantastic student community where you are sure to make some lifelong connections and unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime, whether you want to join the Anime club to discuss the new season of Attack on Titan or join the Lacrosse team to show off your skills on the field, you are sure to find a community that is perfect for you!
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