We encourage all students to attend the general student orientation, being hosted remotely via Zoom. Sign up for Winter will be posted here

In addition to the general Orientation, International, Immigrant and Refugee Student Services (IIRSS) will be emailing students an Orientation package and welcome video at the start of the term, which will include important information related to your studies at The University of Winnipeg. 

International Welcome Week – Winter 2021

During the first week of classes, International, Immigrant and Refugee Student Services (IIRSS) will be hosting a series of interactive Zoom webinars to introduce you to the staff and services available to you. During these webinars you will learn about Academic Advising, Health Insurance, Immigration regulations, Student Tutoring and Mentor programs. You will also have an opportunity to ask questions, meet staff and other students. Your Zoom meeting details will be emailed prior to each event 

Welcome Week Topics (each session runs from 9:00–10:00 am)

  • January 5th - Introduction to Staff and Services
  • January 6th - Academic Advising
  • January 7th - Immigration Advising
  • January 10th - Health Insurance and support
  • January 11th - Library 

If you have any questions, please contact us at iirss@uwinnipeg.ca.