Science RXN


frequently asked questions.


/ What is the difference between Science RXN and Imagine Day?

Science RXN is a special event to celebrate the spirit of the Science community at UBC and take pride in what it means to #BleedBlue. Imagine Day is a welcome orientation geared towards all new to UBC students and the bigger community on campus.

/ Where will Science RXN take place?

Science RXN is a 2-day event. Day 1 will occur throughout various locations on UBC campus and Day 2 will be held at the Vancouver Art Gallery Rooftop Pavilion.

/ What should I wear to Science RXN 2019?

Day 1: You will be provided with a Science RXN Reactant T-Shirt in your RXN Swag Bag! Please wear comfortable bottoms and shoes as you will be participating in various activities across campus.

*Please leave valuables at home. There will not be a secure place to store your valuables.

Day 2: Dress to impress! The dress code will be semi-formal as you will be celebrating Science RXN at the Vancouver Art Gallery Rooftop Pavilion.

*Complimentary coat check will be available on Day 2.

/ What should I bring to Science RXN?

You don’t need to bring anything! Just yourself and your great energy. 

/ Will there be food provided?

Yes! You will be provided a light breakfast and a full lunch on Day 1, and a cocktail-style dinner on Day 2. 

/ What if I have Day of the Longboat clinics?

Don’t fret, Reactants who are participating in the Day of Longboat clinics will be joining us at lunch.

/ Can non-Science students participate?

No, unfortunately Science RXN is only open to first year students and new transfer students into the Faculty of Science. 

If there are any more questions, please feel free to email