International students

International Orientation is August 29-31, 2019.  

A group of students playing the hand gesture game rock, paper, scissors

During International Orientation you will: 

  • Learn about what to expect from a Canadian classroom experience.
  • Obtain effective job search strategies and tips about professional etiquette to help you prepare for your first co-op term or part-time job in Canada.
  • Discover campus services and resources available to international students, including services provided by our immigration consultants.
  • Make new friends by meeting other international and Canadian students and hearing about their experiences.
  • Familiarize yourself with Waterloo and adjust to life in Canada with guided trips to local shops, including grocery stores and banks.