WORKSHOP INFO – for International students
Working while you study (Working On and Off Campus, Co-op work Permits) workshop
Tuesday, January 23 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Are you currently studying at UBC and have some spare time to work? Do you know the requirements for working on and off campus? Did you know to complete a program required work placement or internship you need to have a co-op work permit?
So you’ve Been Accepted? Applying for Your Co-op Work Permit
Thursday, February 1, 2018 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
This interactive session will give you detailed instructions on how to apply for your internship/co-op work permit, timelines to consider and tips on how maintain your documents.
Spousal/Partner Work Permits: Eligibility, Application Process and More
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Are you an international student whose spouse would like to work in Canada during your studies? This session will provide you with an overview of the Canadian immigration requirements and how to apply for and maintain the spousal/partner open work permit.
Extending and Maintaining Your Study Permit at UBC
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Do you know that your study permit requires you to actively pursue studies? As an international student at UBC, it’s important to have and maintain required immigration documents while you study. The session will prepare you with detailed knowledge of impacts of immigration requirements on taking a break, studying part-time or working during your studies. Clear application processes will be discussed about how to extend your study permit and temporary resident visa, if applicable.
Working and Studying: What is Possible for International Students?
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Have an exciting upcoming job offer, required internship/co-op placement or exploring your options to gain Canadian work experience during your studies? This session will leave you with a strong understanding of how to make this possible – learn about eligibility criteria, permitted hours, location of work and types of immigration documents that are available to international students.