Each year the ESU team creates an exciting activity schedule for residence option participants to give students the opportunity to meet peers from other schools, and socialize with student supervisors in a fun environment.


  • No registration is required for activities for residence option participants
  • All activities take place on Queen’s campus and within in the Kingston community
  • Full schedule will be available upon check in on your day of arrival
  • Commuter option students invited for dinner and Thursday final evening activities at no additional charge – registration required at commuter check in

Activities from previous years have included:

Spring Summer
Welcome Rally Welcome Rally
Conquer Queen’s Scavenger Hunt Conquer Queen’s Scavenger Hunt
Tye Dye t-shirts and bracelet making Tye Dye t-shirts and bracelet making
Haunted Walk of Kingston Haunted Walk of Kingston
Sports (gagaball, spikeball, volleyball, noodle hockey,soccer, touch football) Sports (gagaball, spikeball, volleyball, noodle hockey,soccer,touch football)
Cards and Board Games Cards and Board Games
Movie Night Movie Night
Coffee House Coffee House
Zumba Sunset Ceremony at Fort Henry World Heritage Site
Capture the Flag Swimming at Tomlinson Aqua Park