Workshops for international students


Douglas International offers ongoing workshops for currently registered international students throughout the year.

Fall 2023


Immigration Workshops
DateWorkshop Name/TimeTopics Covered
SEPT 8

YOUR ENROLMENT STATUS

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Complying with your study permit
  • Overview of your immigration documents
  • Services offered by Douglas International
  • Full-time vs part-time status
SEPT 18

ELIGIBILITY FOR WORKING IN CANADA

10:00 AM - 11:00AM

  • Eligibility and requirements for working on/off campus
  • Scheduled vs academic semesters at ϼ
  • Co-op and Career Centre services
SEPT 22

STUDY PERMIT EXTENSION INFO SESSION

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • How to renew your study permit before it expires
  • Documents checklist
  • Requesting a Confirmation of Enrolment
  • Processing times
  • Implied Status
  • Guidelines and procedures
  • Medical Insurance
OCT 23

PGWP BASICS WORKSHOP

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

  • Things to know before you graduate
  • Documents checklist
  • Implied status & working eligibility

Student Life Workshops
DateWorkshop Name/TimeTopics Covered
OCT 20

HOW TO APPLY FOR GRADUATION

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • When and where to apply
  • Fees and Completion Letter info
  • Convocation Information
NOV 3

HOW TO REGISTER FOR COURSES

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • What courses can you register for next semester
  • When does registration start
  • How to build a class schedule
  • How to use the online registration system

International Café

This is a fun, casual group for both international and domestic students to get together and talk about issues related to culture, diversity, experiences in Canada, student life and current events. It’s a great way for students to meet new people, learn about different cultures and support each other in an informal environment.

Dates: Every Tuesday, September 26 - November 14, 2023
Times: 2:30 - 4:00pm
Location: DSU 208

Watch this to learn more about International Café from a fellow student.