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Pre-Arrival Orientation

Starting at McGill this September?


Meet us online for a Pre-Arrival Orientation Webinar!



Learn everything you need to know about McGill, Montreal, Study Permits, Health Insurance, Housing, Banking, Cell phone plans, Orientation, and so much more!



Photo & Design by Khorshid Naderi-Azad (Architecture '15)

Please note: the webinars below are for STUDENTS ONLY *

*Parents can consult our Pre-Arrival Guide, or view recordings of the webinars (to be posted late May).

Pre-Arrival Orientation Webinar Schedule

Times listed below are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
To find out the equivalent time in your time zone, you can use this time zone converter.

Part I: Now that you've been admitted...  
Date Audience Recordings  
May 6, 7, 20 Masters & PhD students VIDEO*
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*Webinar recordings have been edited for length, and to protect the privacy of students asking questions. Videos, question periods, and chatrooms have thus been omitted, and any skips in the video are a result of these edits.
May 13, 14, 21 Bachelors degree students

VIDEO*
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May 27, 28 Exchange & Visiting students VIDEO*
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Part II: Now that you're about to arrive...!
Day Date Time Audience Register
Wed July 29 19:00/7pm Masters & PhD students 2 weeks prior
Thur July 30 13:00/1pm Masters & PhD students 2 weeks prior
Wed Aug. 5 19:00/7pm Bachelors degree students 2 weeks prior
Thur Aug. 6 13:00/1pm Bachelors degree students 2 weeks prior
Wed Aug. 12 8:00/8am Masters & PhD students 2 weeks prior
Thur Aug. 13 8:00/8am Bachelors degree students 2 weeks prior

Welcome to your first experience of McGill and Montreal!

Pauline, Corrie, Caroline, Anastasia, Stefi, Ashley and Francesca
(The Team at International Student Services)

Brown Student Services Building
3600 McTavish, Suite 4400, Montreal, QC H3A 0G3
Tel: 514-398-4349 / Email: internationalstudents [at] mcgill [dot] ca