Information about programs and services for Fall 2020 ›

Red River Connect

As a new Red River College student, you are joining a community of learning and working together. We can’t wait to get you connected to our community, supports, and opportunities to learn and contribute.

Red River Connect is a welcoming event is held for all international and immigrant students starting academic programs at Red River College. You will have the opportunity to network with students and staff and learn important information about succeeding at the college.

This year, we’re delivering all events and information online. You’ll still have opportunity to meet and interact with staff and students, and learn how to have a great start to your Red River College Program.

Attendance at the following events is required for all international students starting academic programs at Red River College in the upcoming term. Immigrant students (permanent residents and naturalized Canadians) are strongly encouraged to attend.

In addition to our International Student Orientation Programming below, please visit our Getting Ready for College webpage for important resources for all new students.

Next Event

Fall 2020

All events will be offered using Webex Events. You can access through the Red River College Hub.

International students will also be required to complete our International Student Online Orientation, offered through the College’s LEARN environment. You will receive an invitation to join in July or early August, and can access through the LEARN tab in your Red River College HUB account. This will take you about 3-5 hours to complete.

Red River Connect

  • Monday, August 24, 2020, 10:00-2:00pm
  • You will experience a big Red River College welcome, networking opportunities, and important information.

Get Oriented (GO) Sessions

  • Tuesday, August 25 – Thursday, August 27, 2020
  • Conference-style session to learn strategies, opportunities, and supports to enhance your Red River College experience. Choose the sessions you would like to attend.
  • Online networking lounges to connect with new friends – College students and staff.

In addition to these events for international and immigrant students, you should plan to attend the Red River Ready Webinars, offered each Thursday in August to all new Red River College students.

Winter 2021

If you’re coming to RRC in January 2021, save the dates! 

Red River Connect – December 16, 2020

  • You will experience a big Red River College welcome, networking opportunities, and important information.

Get Oriented (GO) Sessions – December 18, 2020

  • Conference-style session to learn strategies, opportunities, and supports to enhance your Red River College experience.
  • Networking lounge to connect with new friends – College students and staff.

(International students starting academic programs in January 2021 will receive registration links for these sessions.)

Check back on this page for a detailed schedule and registration information as it becomes available.

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See more important information for newcomers to Canada.

PRE- AND POST-ARRIVAL GUIDES

If you’re a future applicant, current student or graduate, read about the supports you can get from Red River College.

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