International student workshops

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

Fri
Jan 08

Study Permit Extension Info Session

Topics Include

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

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Mon
Jan 11

Strong Start: Academics 101

Topics Covered 

  • Grading Policy
  • Change of Program
  • Access to Academic Advising

10:00 - 11:00 AM

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Mon
Jan 18

Strong Start: Your Enrollment Status

Topics Covered

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

10:00 - 11:00 AM

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Wed
Jan 20

Strong Start: Time Management

Topics Include:

  • Strategies for success
  • Tools to stay organized
  • Work / life balance for students

3:00 - 4:00 PM

Register here

Mon
Jan 25

Strong Start: University Transfer for Business Students

An info session for business students planning to transfer to a university

10:00 - 11:00 AM

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Fri
Jan 29

Strong Start: Eligibility for Working in Canada

Topics Covered:

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

3:30 - 5:00 PM

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Mon
Feb 01

Strong Start: University Transfer for Arts & Sciences Students

An info session for Arts & Sciences students planning to transfer to a university

10:00 - 11:00 AM

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Mon
Feb 08

Strong Start: Course Planning for Associate Degree

An info session for Associate Degree students to learn about the degree requirements and course planning for next semester

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Register here

Mon
Feb 22

Strong Start: Course Planning for Undergrads

Pick and plan courses for next semester and graduate on time!

10:00 - 11:00 AM

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Fri
Feb 26

Strong Start: How To Register for Courses

Topics Covered

  • 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

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Register here

Mon
Mar 01

Strong Start: Course Planning for PBD/PDD Students

Pick and plan courses for next semester and graduate on time!

10:00 - 11:00 AM

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Fri
Mar 05

Strong Start: How To Register for Courses

Topics Covered

  • 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

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Register here

Fri
Mar 12

Strong Start: How To Register for Courses

Topics Covered

  • 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

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Register here

Fri
Mar 26

Strong Finish: PGWP Basics Workshop

Topics Include:

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

3:30 - 5:00 PM

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International Cafe

Join us weekly for to chat, meet, discuss, and explore ideas. All students are welcome to attend. 

Mondays from 9:30 – 10:30 AM // Jan 25 / Feb 1 , 8, 22 (No session on Feb 15 due to reading break) / Mar 1, 8 

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