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Cheer Week

We’re here to cheer you on and cheer you up during exam season. Join us for Cheer Week, happening Wednesday, December 4 to Tuesday, December 10, 2019.

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Cheers to the Last Day of Class!

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Throughout the day. Surprise locations!

Our cheerful staff will make their way across campus delivering joy and sweets.

Drop-in December Dinner
and De-stressor

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Student Success Centre (GH 110)

Only open to transfer and First Gen students.

Celebrate the last day of classes by stopping by the SSC for dinner, tips for studying, crafts and board games!

Register on OSCARplus.

Sponsored Study
Space + Prizes

Thursday, December 5, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., MUSC Marketplace

The SSC is sponsoring additional exam study space in MUSC. Our team of cheerful employees will be giving away prizes to those who are studying throughout the day.

First Day of Exams Boost

Friday, December 6, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (while supplies last), Student Success Centre (GH 110)

Having an exam on the first day can be rough! Stop by the SSC to grab a beverage (smoothies, coffee and tea).

We’re Cheering for You!

Saturday, December 7, 2019
Video release on social media!

Check out our Facebook and Instagram pages for a surprise video from our staff.

Bring the Cheer: Toronto Raptors Viewing

Sunday, December 8, 2019
Doors open at 5:30 p.m., Student Success Centre (GH 110)

“Bring the Cheer” Toronto Raptors basketball game viewing party in our office. This will start our three week viewing series that will take place throughout December.

Unwind at the SSC

Monday, December 9, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Student Success Centre (GH 110)

De-stress with various activities throughout the day in the SSC. Snacks included!


Tuesday, December 10, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (while supplies last), Student Success Centre (GH 110)

Two featured crafts:

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.: Beading Bookmarks
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Ugly Sweater/Hat Decorating

Note: We will supply hats and decorating supplies, but participants must bring their own ugly sweaters.

In-Flight Social

Wednesday, December 11, 2019
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Student Success Centre (GH 110)

De-stress while watching a compilation of Canada’s funniest pranks from Just for Laughs: Gags, and recharge at our kombucha and goji berry tasting station!

From the Blogs:

Image of the McMaster University campus.

Best Study Spots On-Campus

By: Tabatha May, Tory Dockreet, and Emily Meilleur

Person hiding behind a pile of books.

My Go-To Study Technique

By: Sergio Santolo