International students

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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.

Contact us if you have questions, or read our frequently asked questions