Webinars and Workshops

Webinars and Workshops

These webinars and workshops are aimed at new international students preparing for their arrival and for returning students on legal and administrative issues related to their status.

Lysange’s Virtual Office

Do you have questions about your international student status? Your obligations? Your arrival? Come and meet Bishop’s International Office Coordinator and Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor (RISIA), Lysange Gervais. These sessions are a 5-10 minute drop-in meeting period, every morning on Zoom. Come knock on the door of Lysange’s virtual office!

Every Tuesday and Thursday morning, from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Access Lysange’s virtual Office.

Drop-in period

Drop-in period

Do you have questions about your international student status? Your obligations? Your arrival? Do you have any questions about mobility opportunities abroad that may be available to you? Come and meet the Bishop’s International team in our Office in the Paterson Hall (PAT101) to find answers to your questions!

Monday to Friday, 1PM to 2PM, PAT101
September 19, 2022 to December 22, 2022 and January 16, 2023 to April 28, 2023

Orientation sessions for NEW STUDENTS (Winter 2023)

Orientation sessions for NEW STUDENTS (Winter 2023)

International Student Orientation Session (in-person, mandatory if you are already on campus): 

At this Orientation Session, we will introduce you to the resources you have access to at Bishop’s, as well as what your journey at Bishop’s will look like. We will have a coffee break during this session that will allow us to interact.

When: January 10, 2023, 2PM to 5 PM EST

Where: Centennial Theatre (Bishop’s map)

Link to register: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=FZxAYDfdQEaXW56qcHQ3t4MjnusFp4lCgGI4t0BvJehUMVFFVElHNk4wSFFDNDRESEtVV1RFSFlPWS4u

Personalized Welcome for international students (in-person, mandatory):     

January 9 to January 20, 2023

A team of 4 ambassadors will be on campus to welcome you and give you important information to better start your semester: insurance, immigration documents, Bishop’s info (wifi, BUmail, Moodle, etc), integration, etc. You want to thrive as a student? This is the information you need!

Take part in the personalized welcome, meet our student ambassadors, and earn (very cute) stamps by gathering information.  Then drop your completed passport in the box at Bishop’s International Office (Paterson 101) and you could have the chance to win one of eight $25 Doolittle’s Coop card! You can collect the information in one time or in several times, according to your availability and the schedule below.

When and where (Bishop’s map)?

Monday, January 9th, 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM In the Student Union Building (SUB)

Tuesday, January 10th, 10:00 AM to 01:30 PM In the Student Union Building (SUB)

Wednesday, January 11th, 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM In the Student Union Building (SUB)

Thursday, January 12th, 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM In the Student Union Building (SUB)

Friday, January13th , 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM In the Student Union Building (SUB)

 

From January 16th to 20th (Monday to Friday), 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM In the Student Union Building (SUB)

Webinars or workshops for NEW STUDENTS (Winter 2023)

Webinars or workshops for NEW STUDENTS (Winter 2023)

Imminent departure: The final preparations 

December 13, 2022 11am EST 

Register for the “Imminent departure: the final preparations” webinar

Winter Readiness Workshop 

December 14, 2022 11am EST 

Register for the “Winter Readiness Workshop” webinar

 

I am still waiting for my immigration documents, what should I do? 

January 9, 2023 10am EST 

Register for the “I  am still waiting for my immigration documents” webinar

Webinars or workshops for RETURNING STUDENTS

Webinars or workshops for RETURNING STUDENTS

My CAQ and study permit: How to renew it?

January 26, 2023, 12:30 PM EST

February 9, 2023, 12:30 PM EST

February 23, 2023, 12:30 PM EST

March 9, 2023, 12:30 PM EST

March 23, 2023, 12:30 PM EST

Register for the “My CAQ and Study Permit: How to renew it?” webinar

 

Post-Graduation Work Permit: What you need to know for your application

March 22, 2023, 12:30 PM EST

Register for the “Post-Graduation Work Permit: What you need to know for your application” webinar