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2017 International Student Orientation

At the start of each school year, International Student Support (ISS) hosts a series of orientation events for all new Ryerson international students.  These orientation events are very important, and all new international students are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to register and attend.  By participating at these events, you will receive essential information such as immigration regulations, health insurance requirements, specialized events and workshops taking place throughout the year, and the opportunity to get to know your fellow international students.


You have made a big step by choosing to come to Canada, and ISS is here to guide and support you during your studies at Ryerson!


Annual Welcome Party for International Students

August 31, 2017 | 3-6pm | Quad

Join us for our annual International Welcome Party on Thursday, August 31st, 2017, 3-6pm in the Quad! Every year we look forward to welcoming new students to the international student community. Come and celebrate your new journey as a Ryerson Ram!

From 4-6pm we are inviting the whole Ryerson community for the Cultural Jam that is open to everyone! This is a place for you to enjoy live music, watch and join cultural performances, and win some great prizes!

**This event is open for ALL Ryerson students **


Undergraduate Orientation Workshop and Graduate Student Workshop

Undergraduate Orientation Workshop
Friday, September 1st, 2017 | 11:30-3pm | Upper Gym

The mandatory International Undergraduate Orientation Workshop on Friday, August 4th, 2017! During the workshop you will learn the various programming and services offered by ISS, explore the importance of becoming a global citizen as well as learn the 5 Factor Model of Resilience which focuses on noticing the good things in life and all the possibilities that lie before you!


Graduate Student Orientation Workshop
Friday, September 8th, 2017 | 2-5pm | Podium 250

New Ryerson international students MUST attend this IMPORTANT workshop! This workshop will provide you information on matters such as immigration and university regulations that apply to you while in Canada.


Health Insurance Workshop

Friday, September 15th, 2017 | 12-1:30pm | Podium (POD) 250

Students will be learn everything about University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) and extended health care insurance such as health services include prescription medications, chiropractors, dental services and massage therapy. Make sure to attend this informative workshop!


To Register:

To register your attendance for these events, ensure you fill out the form here

Registration Form [Google Forms]