International Student Orientation (ISO) and the ELL International Student Orientation (ELL ISO) are mandatory. It's important for all new international learners. We'll give you the right tools to succeed in your program. You'll also meet fellow students and learn about different support and student services.
Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Fall 2020 International Students Orientation (ISO) will be held online with pre-recorded sessions and live Q&A with the international students advisors. Check MYBVC email for more updates and to register for the orientation.
ISO (Certificate and Diplomas)
|ELL ISO (International ELL)
||August 28 & 31, 2020
||August 26, 2020
||January 5, 2021
||January 6, 2021
ELL International Student Orientation (ISO)
International students starting the International ELL program are required to attend the session.
ISO for Certificate and Diploma students
International students starting a certificate or diploma program must attend.
Topics we'll cover during preparation day:
- Immigration permits (study and work permits)
- Academic breaks
- Health insurance
- Academic advising
- Full-time and part-time enrolment
- Self-registration and course planning
Don't forget to:
- Check in 15 minutes earlier.
- Bring your passport and study permit documentation.