Athletics Recreation and Student Life

Upcoming Events:

Fall 2017 & Winter 2018 calendars

Register for our fun events & activities online at

Special Events by month:

September: Exciting Fall 2017 activities!

Kick-off Carnival  - Tue, Sept. 5, 9am - 4pm, Kelowna Courtyard. DJ Haymaker is joining us for great music, free lunch, games & prizes.  Stick around for our 'Taste the Okanagan' event !

Out-of-Town Cafe - Wed, Sept. 6, 1pm - 3pm in the Centre for Learning Atrium. Casual drop-in coffee-house style event to meet other out of town students.

4th Annual Outdoor Carnival & Movie Night - Wed, Sept. 6, 6:30 - 10 p.m. Pizza, games & movie in the Kelowna Courtyard or the Lecture Theatre if inclement weather

OCSU Beverage Garden &  DJ music in the Kelowna Courtyard - Thurs, Sept. 7, 2 - 6 p.m. 

Beach Day at the Paddle Centre on Abbott St. - Fri, Sept. 8, 1 - 5 p.m. Games & free water sports galore! (If a rainy day, join us on Saturday, same time and place.)

Join us for the OC Basketball home-openers & Pub Night at Mission Tap House- Fri, Sept 8, 4-6pm "$10 Burger and Beer Special" (for students).  Get your free tickets to the women's and men's first home basketball games at Immaculata High school.  Or stick around from 7-10 p.m. and join your classmates for a meet and greet at Mission Tap House.

Aboriginal Services Ice Cream Social - Monday, Sept 11 from 11am - 1pm in the Courtyard.  Join us for a frozen treat!

OCSU Student BBQ- Tue, Sept. 12 - 11:15am - 1:15 p.m. in the Kelowna Courtyard

OCSU Pancake Breakfast - Wed, Sept. 13, 7:30 a.m. in the Courtyard.  Free breakfast for the early birds.

Kayaking Okanagan Lake - Saturday, September 16.  9:30am-2:30pm.  Student cost is $40, includes transportation.  Sign up online at

Okanagan College Steps Up!  Join our walking club!  Walking times are posted on the Facebook page with monthly incentives to keep you moving.

9th Annual Youth Exhibition Pow Wow - Thu. Sept. 21, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Kelowna Courtyard. Showcasing Aboriginal culture & dance.

Knox Mountain Hike and Wrap - Join us for a hike up Knox Mountain with a wrap-making session at the top.  Get healthy tips for eating on a budget.  Saturday, September 23rd.  10am-1pm.  FREE.  Register online at:

Myra  Canyon Rope Climbing Adventure - Sat, Sept 30, 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Meet in the CFL Atrium. Transportation provided!  Sign up at by Wed, Sept. 27. Bring a lunch, water and sturdy shoes. Dress for the weather. For more info, visit our Facebook page.


October 2017:

First Month Check-In -  Join us for hot chocolate and snacks.  We want to know how you're doing!  Tuesday, October 3 from 10am -1pm in the CFL Atrium and C Building.

Stress Buster - Thu, Oct. 12, 11:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the CFL Atrium. FREE!  Join us for an informative afternoon, meet the St. John's Ambulance dogs, enjoy healthy snacks and receive resources to handle the stress of midterms & projects.

Scenic Canyon Hike - Saturday, October 14 from 10:30am-2:30pm.  Meet in the Centre for Learning for transportation to the park.  FREE.  Must sign up online at

Coyotes Basketball Tailgater - Saturday, October 28 from 4pm-7pm in the CFL Atrium.  Students $5, staff and guests $10.  Free smokie and beverage with your ticket to the Coyotes basketball games at KSS against the Langara Falcons.  There will be prizes, music and lots more.  Tickets available from the Athletics, Rec and Student Life office in A105, or on sale in the CFL Atrium Oct 24 and Oct 26 from 10:30-1:30pm.

Hallowe'en Howler -  Tuesday, Oct. 31 11:15 am - 1:30 p.m. in the CFL Atrium. FREE!  Prizes for photos of costumes uploaded to our facebook page!  Donuts and candy to be consumed as well - don't miss the fun!

November 2017:

Skating Party - Fri, Nov. 3, 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. at Capital News Centre.  Hot chocolate and FREE skating; Rentals $3.50 payable at CNC (cash only). Sign up at by Tuesday, Oct. 31.

Take a Break Breakfast - Come meet your Athletics and Rec team!  Thursday, November 9am -10am in the CFL Atrium.  Light breakfast.

International Education Week - Tues, Thurs & Friday, November 14, 15 & 17 in the CFL Atrium. Annual event celebrated by over 85 countries around the work. See schedule of events on facebook for details.

'Tis the Season end-of-semester student appreciation event -               Thu, November 30, 11:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Atrium.
Join Athletics & Rec, the Registrar's Office, Aboriginal Services, the School of Business, International Education, Aboriginal Access, Alumni & OCSU for pictures with Santa, free food, cupcake decorating, holiday crafts, lots of prizes ... and wear or construct your ugliest Christmas sweater!

Athletics Recreation and Student Life

Athletics Recreation and Student Life