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Int'l Grad Students: Health Insurance Info-Session

19Sep201415:00
to
17:00
Thomson House Ballroom, 3650 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 1Y2, CA


International Graduate Students:

Want to know more about your
International Health Insurance Plan?


Anastasia - our Health Insurance Plan Administrator, will be on hand to cover such topics as:

Int'l Grad Students: Health Insurance Info-Session

4Sep201417:00
to
19:00
Thomson House Ballroom, 3650 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 1Y2, CA


International Graduate Students:

Want to know more about your
International Health Insurance Plan?


Anastasia - our Health Insurance Plan Administrator, will be on hand to cover such topics as:

International Student Health Insurance

Keeping you healthy


McGill requires all international students* and their accompanying dependents to participate in the compulsory McGill International Health Insurance Plan

Immigration documents

Mandatory for all international students 

All non-Canadians coming to McGill must obtain all 3 of the documents below to study legally in Quebec (and Canada) if enrolled in a program lasting 6 months or longer. 

Programs shorter than six months (e.g. 1-term exchanges) do not need a CAQ and Study Permit.


Be a buddy

If you're a current McGill student and would like to be a Buddy to a new international student, please fill out the form below. Be sure to click "Submit" at the bottom of the form to finalize your request. For further information, contact ISS.

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Request a buddy

If you're an international student and would like to apply for a Buddy, please fill out the form below. Be sure to click "Submit" at the bottom of the form to finalize your request. For further information, contact ISS.

Renewing immigration documents

Once you arrive in Canada, keep copies of all important documents (e.g. Passport, Study Permit, CAQ, Health Insurance Card, etc.) in a safe place, and take note of your documents' expiry dates.

Climate

Montreal summers are humid and range from warm to hot with an average Temperature of 22-30 °C. Spring and fall can be mild, but pone to drastic temperature changes. Late season heat waves and even snow storms in November and April are possible. Winter in Montreal usually brings cold, snowy, windy, and, at times, icy weather.

Contact us

International Student Services is pleased to assist all undergraduate & graduate degree students, post-doctoral fellows, exchange students and other students who have opted in to Student Services fees.  Continuing Studies students must contact the School of Continuing Studies.