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Orientation - Fall 2020

International, Immigrant and Refugee Student Services (IIRSS)


INTERNATIONAL ORIENTATION - FALL 2020
 
We encourage all students to attend the general student orientation, being hosted remotely via Zoom.
Please sign up in advance HERE .
 
In addition to the general Orientation, International, Immigrant and Refugee Student Services (IIRSS) will be emailing students an Orientation package and welcome video on September 4th, which will include important information related to your studies at The University of Winnipeg.
 
 
INTERNATIONAL WELCOME WEEK
 
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
 
Schedule of topics:
 
Tuesday, September 8th
Introduction to International, Immigrant and Refugee Student Services (IIRSS). Introduction to the Tutor and Mentor programs.
 
Wednesday, September 9th
Academic Advising, course selection and degree planning.
 
Thursday, September 10th
Immigration regulations. Working and studying in Canada as it relates to your study permit / visa.
 
Friday, September 11th
Health insurance & Health services