Integration Week

Integration week

Welcome new students! Integration Week is designed to help new students make a smooth transition to living and studying in Ottawa. It is an important first step you are taking towards achieving your goals. 

The informative sessions and the fun activities planned during this week will help you become familiar with your new environment while meeting staff members and other students.

The goals of Integration Week are as follows:

  • Introduce you to the university campus and the city of Ottawa.
  • Give you some insights into Canadian culture and the cultural adjustment process.
  • Provide you with tools and strategies that promote academic success.

Please note that participation is mandatory and attendance is taken during Integration Week.

Schedule

Integration Week Schedule – 2019 Spring/Summer Session

Time

Activity

Place

Facilitator

DAY 1 Wednesday 24/04/2019

8:30 a.m. to
9:45 a.m.

Meet & Greet
Orientation

70 Laurier Ave. East
Hamelin Hall, Room 509

Nancy Thiffault, Student Services Coordinator

Sharon Carrier, Academic  Services Coordinator

10:00 a.m. to
11:15 a.m.

Campus Walking Tour

*Please wear comfortable shoes and dress according to weather.

Campus

Guides

Free Time After 11:15 a.m.

DAY 2 Thursday 25/04/2019

8:30 a.m. to
9:45 a.m.

Strategies for Success Workshop - Intercultural Strategies

60 University, Simard Hall, Room 125

Nancy Thiffault, Student Services Coordinator

10:00 a.m. to
11:15 a.m.

Strategies for Success Workshop - Academic Strategies

60 University, Simard Hall, Room 125

Sharon Carrier, Academic  Services Coordinator

Free Time After 11:15 a.m.

DAY 3 Friday 26/04/2019

9:30 to
10:00 a.m.

UHIP Health Insurance Presentation

60 University, Simard Hall, Room 125

Anke Rosenfeld-Moncion, International Office

10:00 a.m. to
10:45 a.m.

EIP services International Panel

60 University, Simard Hall, Room 125

Nancy Thiffault, Student Services Coordinator

11:00 a.m. to
12:30 p.m.

Games and Pizza Lunch

60 University, Simard Hall, Room 125

Robert Bruff, English Teacher

Nancy Thiffault,Student Services Coordinator

Free Time After 12:30 p.m.

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