In addition to attending New International Student Orientation, College orientation and your classes when you get to Canada, make sure you:
Culture shock is how we react when we go to a new place. Most people who travel
or go to live in a new place experience it. Culture shock is normal. Most of us experience
Culture shock is a normal part of travel and living in a new place. You can help
yourself feel better when you are experiencing feelings of culture shock by doing
some or all of these things:
North Island College has joined the Safe Harbour program. You will see this logo in a number of locations around the campus as a message to all students that this a place that welcome and appreciates diversity. Any place you see a Safe Harbour sticker is also a place you can ask for help or assistance if you are struggling or feeling unwelcome.