1. Welcome to Canada!
  2. Register for an I-Start International Student Orientation session

Welcome to Canada!

Register for an I-Start session, the orientation designed for all new international students studying at Carleton University.  At this session, you will receive resources and information that will help you transition successfully to student life in Canada. This orientation has been designed to meet the needs of all international students, including undergraduate, graduate, exchange, and study abroad students. Parents and guardians are also invited to attend.

Two smiling female student volunteers

Register for an I-Start International Student Orientation session

This Fall you are encouraged to attend ONE of the I-Start sessions being offered. Topics will include:  Your Transition – Living Across Cultures – Staying Safe and Information on Campus – Carleton & Ottawa Essentials – Immigration – UHIP Health Insurance

Thursday, September 12 – 2:30 to 4:00 p.m.

Monday, September 16 – 11:00 am. To 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 18 – 2:30 to 4:00 p.m.

Monday, September 23 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. *

Tuesday, September 24 – 1:30 to 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 26 – 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Monday, September 30 – 2:30 to 4:00 p.m.

  • No advance registration required.  Just show up to one session that best suits your schedule.  You don’t want to miss out on this important information!

Location for all sessions:  Room 482 Library (Discovery Centre)

The I-Start sessions can be found on CULearn (under International Student Orientation)