Fall Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am-5pm

Closed for Lunch: 12-1:30pm

 

Events & Workshops

ISS offers a series of workshops & webinars for degree, exchange, visiting & special students, post doctoral fellows, and other students who pay Student Services fees.*

*Continuing Studies students needing support should contact the McGill School of Continuing Studies.

 

i-WEEK: November 5th - 10th, 2018

Date Time Location Event Type Description Registration

Tues, Nov. 6

2pm - 3pm

Brown, 5001 Finding Jobs in Canada Event

By attending this workshop with CaPS and ISS, you will learn:
1) about legal considerations of working in Canada as an international student. 
2) how to convey your skills and achievements to an employer. 
3) the steps involved in obtaining a part-time, summer or post-graduation job in Canada.

Register Here
Tues, Nov. 6 4pm - 5pm Online  Winter 101 Webinar Put on your slippers and join us online to find out about how to stay warm and how to have fun in Montreal in the Winter.  Register Here
Wed, Nov. 7 12pm - 1:30pm Brown, 5001 Banking Basics: How To Build Credit in Canada Workshop

Topics addressed in this workshop include:

  • Discussions about why credit matters
  • Tips for building good credit history
  • Ways to borrow – what are different ways to access credit?
  • And managing debt
Register Here
Wed, Nov. 7 2pm - 5pm Education Bldg., Art Hive Art Hive Social Take a break and relax while creating art at the Art Hive. Create your own masterpiece or follow an activity led by one of the facilitators. Facilitators will lead groups in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Urdu/Hindi and Persian. No Registration Required
Wed, Nov. 7 6:30pm - 7:30pm Online Finding Jobs in Canada: Q&A With Alumni Webinar

Want to hear from McGIll international alumni who’ve found jobs and remained in Canada after graduation?

  • Chat with young alumni about their experiences that helped them land a job in Canada after graduation.
Register Here
Thurs, Nov. 8 4pm - 5pm Brown, 5001 Secrets for a Perfect Paragraph Workshop

The paragraph is the basic building block for almost all forms of academic writing. It may not sound flashy, but perfecting your paragraphs is a great way to strengthen your writing. In this workshop, we will talk about four characteristics of great paragraphs. Bring your own paragraph to perfect, or practice on a sample that will be provided.

 

Register Here
Thurs, Nov. 8 5pm - 8pm Education Bldg., Art Hive Art Hive Social Take a break and relax while creating art at the Art Hive. Create your own masterpiece or follow an activity led by one of the facilitators. Facilitators will lead groups in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Urdu/Hindi, and Persian. No Registration Required
Fri, Nov 9 12:30pm - 1:30pm Brown, 5001 Winter 101 Event Join usover hot chocolate to find out about how to stay warm and how to have fun in Montreal in the Winter. Register Here
Sat, Nov. 10 11am-3pm Bronfman Bldg Sherbrooke Side Bitesize: Montreal Underground Social This Bitesize excursion will give you a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the Montreal Underground,topped off by enjoying some quintessential local snacks in great company. Register Here

 

Upcoming Events and Workshops Schedule

Date Time Location Event Type Description Registration
Tues, Nov. 13 10:30am-11:30am Online Post graduation work permit Webinar Want to work in Canada after graduation? Attend this webinar to find out how to apply for your post-graduation work permit. Register Here
Thurs, Nov. 15 2:30pm - 4:30pm Brown, 5001 Permanent Residence Info Session Event Want to remain in Canada? Find out how and when to apply for Permanent Residence. Registration Full
Wed, Nov. 21 5pm - 7pm Online Permanent Residence Info Session Webinar Want to remain in Canada? Find out how and when to apply for Permanent Residence. Register Here
Thurs, Nov. 22 10am - 12pm Brown, 5001 Permanent Residence Info Session Event Want to remain in Canada? Find out how and when to apply for Permanent Residence. Registration Full

All times are local Montreal (Eastern) time.

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