Immigration Webinar Series

Our online webinars offer an overview of the important immigration matters that pertain to International Students including compliance with Study Permit conditions (i.e. maintaining student status), working in Canada, visa process, inviting family members, and understanding Permanent Residence pathways. It is also an opportunity to ask questions about the topic being presented. 

Registration is required, please click on the zoom link to register for the session you wish to attend. Once you have registered, you will receive an email with a meeting link. If you have any questions, please contact the International Student Advising team via email at advising@ualberta.ca

August 17: Study Permit Extensions (including those for students already in Canada with a High School study permit)

Session Description: 
During this session, an International Student Specialist will go over the Study Permit extension application process for students who are inside Canada. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session. 

Prior to joining the session, please review the information about the Study Permit extension process.

Date: August 17, 2022 
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAkcO6sqz0qGtQrjAxT5PU4CqSzOZ6GHoyc 

September 15: Post Graduation Work Permit (PGWP)

Session Description:
During this session, an International Student Specialist will provide information about the PGWP program (i.e. the eligibility requirements for PGWP program, the application process, work authorization after program completion and after PGWP application is submitted to IRCC. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session. 

Prior to joining the session, please review the information about the PGWP program.

Date: September 15, 2022
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYod-ytrTgoH9wjs6Qz-nAkKD9Dyka9-Uz- 

September 28: Understanding Study Permit conditions (compliance, work authorization/conditions & expiry dates)

Session Description:
During this session, International Student Specialists will discuss the requirements international students are required to comply with during their studies in Canada, Study Permit work authorization and the importance of valid documents (Passport, Study Permit, TRV or eTA) for the duration of your stay in Canada.  

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topics presented in the session.

Date: September 28, 2022
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register:
https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIqdOugpj4iGdc7e-ECQCzG425KF8cN-wU_ 

October 4: Bringing Family Members to Canada

Session Description:
During this session, an International Student Specialist will discuss how international students can bring their immediate family members (spouse, common-law partner, dependent children) to Canada. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session. 

Prior to joining the session, please review the information about the application process on the website.

Date: October 4, 2022
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJElde6gpzsuGNx0YGZanSrQK0FkShYGZLAq 

October 31: Post Graduation Work Permit (PGWP)

Session Description:
During this session, an International Student Specialist will provide information about the PGWP program (i.e. the eligibility requirements for PGWP program, the application process, work authorization after program completion and after PGWP application is submitted to IRCC. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session. 

Prior to joining the session, please review the information about the PGWP program.

Date: October 31, 2022
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJApdOihqD4pGtTRt2x-Qix2YlhHxqUbNaWB 

November 2: Pathways to PR Workshop Series (Express Entry)

Session Description:
During this session, an International Student Specialist will provide information on the Federal pathways for Permanent Residency (Express Entry) available to international students. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session.

Date: November 2, 2022
Time: 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: PR webinar registration link will be posted on this page two weeks prior to the event date.

November 30: Pathways to PR Workshop Series (AAIP)

Session Description:
During this session, an International Student Specialist will provide information on the provincial pathway for Permanent Residency (Express Entry) available to international students. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session.

Date: November 30, 2022
Time: 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: PR webinar registration link will be posted on this page two weeks prior to the event date.

January 11: Post Graduation Work Permit (PGWP)

Session Description:
During this session, an International Student Specialist will provide information about the PGWP program (i.e. the eligibility requirements for PGWP program, the application process, work authorization after program completion and after PGWP application is submitted to IRCC. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session. 

Prior to joining the session, please review the information about the PGWP program.

Date: January 11, 2023
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvdu6uqjMuGdzfVueq_2Di7oM6EA1sJGJm 

January 25: Understanding Study Permit conditions (compliance, work authorization/conditions & expiry dates)

Session Description:
During this session, International Student Specialists will discuss the requirements international students are required to comply with during their studies in Canada, Study Permit work authorization and the importance of valid documents (Passport, Study Permit, TRV or eTA) for the duration of your stay in Canada.  

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topics presented in the session.

Date: January 25, 2023
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrce6hqDIuGNCENhjUuGi5ouDgWJKM_puc 

February 23: Study Permit Extensions

Session Description: 
During this session, an International Student Specialist will go over the Study Permit extension application process for students who are inside Canada. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session. 

Prior to joining the session, please review the information about the Study Permit extension process.

Date: February 23, 2023 
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrdeqqrD4sE9bghN7396ZKRvoPPKftPj19 

March 24: Post Graduation Work Permit (PGWP)

Session Description:
During this session, an International Student Specialist will provide information about the PGWP program (i.e. the eligibility requirements for PGWP program, the application process, work authorization after program completion and after PGWP application is submitted to IRCC. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session. 

Prior to joining the session, please review the information about the PGWP program.

Date: March 24, 2023
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAkfuiqpjsoHNTsSMS5tnAAmAJm2B4LcqhM 

May 30: Pathways to PR (AAIP & EE)

Session Description:
During this session, an International Student Specialist will provide information on the two most common pathways for Permanent Residency (Express Entry and AAIP) available to international students. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session.

Date: May 30, 2023
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: PR webinar registration link will be posted on this page two weeks prior to the event date.

June 13: Study Permit Extensions

Session Description: 
During this session, an International Student Specialist will go over the Study Permit extension application process for students who are inside Canada. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the topic presented in the session. 

Prior to joining the session, please review the information about the Study Permit extension process.

Date: June 13, 2023 
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Link to Register: https://ualberta-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYkdO6trDwvGdJaMHIBzzFciZyGNEDggdq_