Welcome to Carleton University!

Are you a new Undergraduate or Graduate student starting at Carleton University in Fall 2022? Join the ISSO for our International Welcome Week for first-year international students! This free week of events, workshops, and activities will take place from September 1 – 5, 2022.

During this week of activities, students will learn more about campus and Ottawa resources, hear tips and tricks for success from current students and staff, and socialize with other new international students.

What Can You Expect?

  • Connect with other international students through ice-breakers, socials, and events
  • Discover Carleton and Ottawa through activities aimed at helping you to explore your new home
  • Learn about resources available to you as an international student and key times to access them
  • Develop new skills for your social, cultural and academic transition through workshops from campus experts
  • Explore the themes of culture, academics, community resources, social connection, transition, and immigration as part of international student success!

ISSO students in red t-shirst standing outside and smiling as a group

2022 International Welcome Week Schedule

Please see below for a drop-down list of daily activities for International Welcome Week. Please contact us at isso@carleton.ca with any questions you may have.