Welcome to Western

Information & Media Studies

FIMS students with an iPad

Programs Offered

Media Information & Technoculture (MIT) / Media & the Public Interest (MPI)

Fall Preview Day Events

Welcome Centre
9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Main Floor Lobby, FIMS & Nursing Building
Meet and chat with current students about their experiences in FIMS and with staff about program options and support services. Questions? Stop by and say hello – we're here to help.

Information Sessions
10 – 10:30 a.m. | 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. | 11 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | 11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. | 12 – 12:30 p.m. |
12:30 – 1 p.m. | 1 - 1:30 p.m.
Room 1220, FIMS & Nursing Building
Join us for a screening of an informative video featuring highlights of our MIT and MPI programs.

Mini-Lectures
10:30 - 11 a.m. | 1 - 1:30 p.m.
Room 1200, FIMS & Nursing Building
Experience a sample lecture with one of our dynamic FIMS professors.

Student Panels: The FIMS Student Experience
11 - 11:30 a.m. | 12 - 12:30 p.m.
Room 1240, FIMS & Nursing Building
Current students will give an overview of their experiences in their program and life at Western.

Internships, Careers & Your Future
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. | 12:30 - 1 p.m.
Room 1240, FIMS & Nursing Building
A degree from FIMS will prepare you for a wide range of careers. Meet the FIMS Career Officer and learn more about internship and job preparation opportunities that help our students find success in a competitive job market.