We know going off to university is a challenge for all students, let alone those also moving to a new country. At Queen’s, you’re never taking that journey alone. Here are just a few of the resources available to you to provide you with support in your transition and beyond.
Queen's University International Centre (QUIC)
Queen’s University International Centre (QUIC) is one of the top resources for international students on campus, providing programming that supports your transition to Queen’s and helps give you the tools to succeed. Based out of Mitchell Hall, QUIC offers a variety of services and amenities, including academic and personal development programs, quiet study spaces, and much more.
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Parents & Supporters
No student is ever really on their own when they travel to university, which is why Queen’s offers a variety of resources for parents and guardians, as well as additional personal resources to support you in your transition.
Guide for Immigration Canada online application to Study Permit, Work Permits and Visa.
SASS offers a number of programs and resources to help multilingual students be successful at university. Both undergraduate and graduate students can improve communication and build confidence by working on academic English reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills.
More about resources to help multilingual students be successful.
At Queen’s University, we take allergies and dietary needs very seriously. We support students who require dietary accommodations by providing support and knowledge that is essential to make informed choices while dining on campus and participating in the university experience.
We recognize the important role of families and supporters in promoting student well-being and success at university.
We offer booked appointments and same-day care in the clinic, which functions on a first come, first served basis for students with a sudden illness or injury. Services provided include publically funded physical, sexual and mental health care. All Personal Health Information is confidential and not shared within Queen's University or elsewhere without your written consent, other than in event of an emergency.
Faith and Spiritual Life offers multi-faith, non-judgmental support for religious, spiritual, personal, and financial problems, concerns or crises. As part of Student Affairs, Faith and Spiritual Life strives to facilitate a welcoming, peaceful, and safe space. Chaplains can also provide support, ceremonial services, interfaith community development and spiritual support to students, faculty, and staff.
Career Services is here to help undergraduate students, graduate students and recent alumni from all disciplines. We offer a comprehensive range of accessible services to support and empower you in making informed decisions about your career, further education and employment next steps.
Queen’s strives to maintain a safe and secure environment. In addition to University Campus Security and other safety-dedicated staff, groups such as First Aid, Student Constables, Walkhome and Student Wellness Services provide a range of resources that promote a safety-first approach to campus living.
You play an important role in supporting your student, wherever they may be on their university journey.
The journey through university is rarely a straight line. You’ll learn about new careers and industries along the way that will fascinate you, and every faculty has advisors to show you how to reach your goals.
The Faculty of Arts and Science offers, in 32 departments and schools, an extraordinary scope of educational possibilities encompassing the creative arts, languages, humanities, social sciences and physical and natural sciences.
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We strive to create gathering places where there is room for all to learn, grow, and contribute by building inclusive communities centred on innovative teaching, learning, and research.
Queen’s Health Sciences (QHS) has been a global leader in health sciences education and research for more than 150 years. As the hub for an interconnected academic health sciences network in Eastern Ontario, QHS is a leading force in preparing the next generation of health scientists, partnering to improve health in local and regional communities and driving world-renowned research that asks and answers the most pressing questions in health sciences.
Smith’s programs deliver the knowledge, skills and personal development you need to thrive in this ever-changing business world. General management or specialized, professional or research-based, degree or development, full-time or while working, we have a rich portfolio of options.