Video Archive

Section 1: Student Life

Convocation summer 2024: hear from some of our recent graduates

Congratulations, class of 2024! It's your time to shine and celebrate everything you achieved at #WesternU! We invited some graduating students to share their favourite memories and future plans.

Meet more of our graduates.

International Student Orientation: Welcome to your home away from home

We invited new international and exchange students to share their orientation experiences, but they didn’t know there was something special planned. 

Watch the video to see what some of our newest Mustangs shared, and join us in welcoming them to Western, their new home away from home.

International Week 2023 Highlights

Thanks for another great International Week, Mustangs! With events and activities across campus, the week was filled with great energy as students, staff and faculty celebrated diversity, explored international learning opportunities and engaged in discussions on global themes.

Section 2: Campus & Service Walkthrough

Go Mustangs: Important Locations on Campus

Are you ready to start your Western journey, incoming Mustangs? Our International Orientation Assistants, Ben and Tu Van, are in an amazing race across campus to visit different important locations and complete challenges. 

Watch the video to see who won the competition and get to know our beautiful campus when you arrive! 

International Student Advising Services Walkthrough

As you transition to life in Canada and at Western and as you journey through your university experience, we have services to support you.  

International Student Advisors are available for drop-ins and appointments to assist you with a range of issues, including immigration regulations, university policy, cultural transitions, health care and more.  Watch the video and see what it's like to talk to an advisor.

Career Education for International Students

As you transition to life in Canada and at Western and as you journey through your university experience, we have services to support you.  

Watch the video to learn about the resources and support available to international students.

Health and Wellbeing for International Students

Mental health is crucial, and Health and Well-being is here to support you. Part-time and full-time Western students are eligible for free and confidential counselling services.

Watch the video and see what an appointment is like.

Why and How You Should File a Canadian Tax Return

Filing your taxes as an international student and have questions? We've got you covered!

Greeshma Rosario, fourth-year student in Dan Management Program, explains why and how students can file a Canadian tax return.

Section 3: Special Topics

Easter Special: Egg Hunt across Campus

Happy Easter Mustangs! To celebrate the holiday, two of our students Kobby and Aadit went on an egg hunt challenge while answering some trivia questions.

Watch the video to find out who’s got more egg points from the goose guards!

Prepare for Winter in Canada: Dress-up Tips from Students

Winter in Canada can be a new and different experience for international students. We asked students about their winter essentials and dressing tips.

Watch the video and get your outfit inspiration!

Valentine's Day Special: Friendship Tree Building

We invited students to build a friendship tree together by answering questions that test how well they know each other.

Check out the video and find out if they can prove their friendships by getting more hearts on the tree.

Lunar New Year 2024 Special: Cultural Food Taste

To celebrate the Lunar New Year (Spring Festival), we invited students from various communities to share their favourite cultural food and traditions.

Take a bite of your top taste snacks and join us in welcoming the Year of the Dragon together!

Halloween Special: Pumpkin Carving Contest with Trivia

Time to get creative! Ramisa and Tarek had a pumpkin carving contest with some trivia questions, and students at Global Café got to pick their favourite design.

Watch the video to find out who got more candy votes! Have a fun and safe Halloween, Mustangs!