McGill University

WELCOME! BIENVENUE! BIENVENIDO! BENVENUTI! HUAN YING! WELKOM! WILLKOMMEN! WITAMY!

We are delighted to welcome you to Montreal!

  • Our International Student Services (ISS) office is here to help you transition to your new life as an international student at McGill. Our services include:
  • Immigration Information
  • International Health Insurance
  • Orientation and ISS Socials
  • And much more…

CONTACT US

International Student Services (ISS)
Brown Student Services Building
3600 McTavish, Suite 5100

T 514-398-4349

https://www.mcgill.ca/internationalstudents/contact-us

www.mcgill.ca/internationalstudents

Instagram: /ISSMcGill
Facebook: /mcgill.iss

 

GETTING STARTED

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU FIRST ARRIVE

Get comfortably settled in your new home and enjoy some well-deserved rest – you’ve had a long trip!

Find grocery stores, pharmacies, and other amenities near you: www.mcgill.ca/internationalstudents/arrival/maps

Log on to Minerva to:

– Enter your new Montreal address & emergency contact information (under the Personal menu)
– Confirm your international health insurance coverage (under the Student menu)

Visit Service Point: (3415 McTavish, downtown) or the Student Affairs Office (Laird Hall 106, Mac campus) to:

 

– Pick up your McGill student ID card

Come to International Student Orientation: (Brown Building, 3600 McTavish 5th floor, East Wing, Room 5100) to:

  • Attend the international student welcome brunch on January 6th
  • Join a Bitesize Foodie-walking tour

Check the full schedule of campus-wide orientation events here: www.mcgill.ca/firstyear

Check the International Student Orientation Programs here: https://www.mcgill.ca/internationalstudents/pre-arrival/orientation