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International Orientation

Welcome to the Fleming Community

The International Education Office has organized several informative activities and events for you. Some of these sessions require your attendance. Others can be viewed at your leisure.

We've also put together an extensive list of answers to your Frequently Asked Questions, which can be viewed here.

Download your International Orientation Handbook

Important information before planning your travel


TUESDAY, AUGUST 31: ORIENTATION EVENTS - ATTENDANCE REQUIRED

International Student Orientation Welcome Session

7:30 am - 8:30 am
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Meet the International Student Services’ team, your Student Association Representatives, and learn about activities for the day and how to access the On-Demand sessions.

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STUDENT PANEL

8:45 am - 9:45 am
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An interactive session with current Fleming students who tell all about their experience.

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MEET YOUR PEER MENTORS AND TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITY

10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Peer Mentors play an important role helping international students connect with Canadian students, share their culture, and develop soft skills vital to success in the Canadian labour market. Participate in team building games in a fun, relaxed virtual atmosphere.

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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1: ORIENTATION EVENTS - ATTENDANCE REQUIRED

IMMIGRATION 101

8:30 am - 9:30 am
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What is a “Study Permit” or “Co-op Work Permit”? Meet the Fleming Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor & learn about your immigration rights & responsibilities in Canada.

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D2L – YOUR LEARNING PLATFORM

10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Learn how to navigate on D2L, how to access your courses, submit your assignments, quizzes, view your grades and more.

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FIND A PLACE TO LIVE
 
 

11:15 am - 12:15 pm
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Optional/Registered Session: Are you moving to Peterborough, Lindsay or Haliburton? Learn your rights as a tenant and how to search for your new living space.

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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2: ORIENTATION EVENTS - ATTENDANCE REQUIRED

WHAT IS ACADEMIC INTEGRITY?

7:30 am - 8:30 am
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Canadian academic integrity rules may be different from those in your previous school experience. In this important interactive session you will learn how to apply Fleming’s Academic Integrity Policy to your school work and learn how the Academic Integrity policy may impact your success at Fleming and your temporary residency status.

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ACADEMIC SUPPPORTS AVAILABLE TO INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

8:45 am - 9:45 am
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Learn what to do when you need help, including tutoring, library resources among other services.

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All-Student Orientation - Sessions start Friday, September 3 - Attendance Required

All-Student Orientation

ON-DEMAND SESSIONS - WATCH ANYTIME

Your Health Plan – Morcare

Find out more about your health insurance coverage.

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Equity, Diversity & Inclusion – Your human rights in Canada

Canada celebrates cultural diversity, as well as other parts of our identity, like our abilities, gender, religion, and sexual orientation. Learn about your rights in Canada and discover the supports that are available at Fleming College.

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Improving your chance of getting a job

Learn about the services Career Services offers, including helping students and graduates to develop a career plan, do job searches, job applications, connect and search employment and volunteer opportunities, as well as help with part-time, full-time and summer employment.

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Is there a Canadian Culture?

A must-see presentation about Canadian Culture, Canadians and how to better understand the people and the country you will be calling home.

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