Orientation

Kick-start your Durham College experience and make friends too!

The best way to start your time at Durham College on the right foot is by attending International Student Orientation. This is the day that you will receive essential information on how to achieve success throughout your studies and upon graduation.

Information provided includes:

  • Meet the staff from the International Office and other international students
  • How your health insurance works
  • Setting up a bank account in Canada
  • Immigration issues regarding studying and working in Canada
  • Workshops on how to achieve academic success while at Durham College
  • Learning about the many resources available to support you during your studies

In addition, be sure to attend the college-wide orientation where you will:

  • Meet your professors and classmates
  • Find out more detailed information about your program of study
  • Meet the student services team and discover a number of on-campus services