International student workshops

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

Summer 2021


 

Immigration Workshops

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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Topics Covered

  • 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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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Topics Covered

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

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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Topics Covered:

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

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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Topics Include:

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

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Topics Covered 

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

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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Topics Covered: How to move from ELLA to Academic program, Early Academic options

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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

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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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

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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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

 

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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

Student Life Workshops

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn easy and effective strategies to better manage your time this semester. Topics covered include: creating a schedule, monitoring use of time, prioritizing, and procrastination.

 

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

Managing the multiple demands of school, work, and your personal life can be challenging and leave students feeling overwhelmed. Maintaining school-life balance can help promote healthy lifestyle choices, prevent burnout and improve academic performance. This workshop offers easy to implement strategies to help you be successful and actively attend to school-life balance.

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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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

 

Winter 2021


 

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

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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

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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

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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

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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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Tue
Apr 13

Pathway to Permanent Residence in Canada by BC PNP and IRCC  Representatives

Join federal and provincial government representatives for an information session about permanent residence options through Express Entry and the B.C. Provincial Nominee Program. You will also learn how the Post-Graduation Work Permit can help you gain skilled work experience in Canada after graduation, to better position you to qualify for permanent residence.

2:00 - 4:00 PM

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