International Students at University of Alberta

 
Facebook
Instagram

The International Friendship Group invites students from all over the world into our community. We hope this will be your home away from home! We welcome Canadian students who want to welcome and serve International students. We have monthly suppers in Canadian homes, trips, Bible discussions, etc. While we are a Christian group, we welcome International students from all beliefs and backgrounds!

 
 

Stay tuned for small group information!

Alpha is a video and discussion based course that creates space to learn about Jesus and Christian Faith. Everyone is welcome no matter what you believe and we want to hear your thoughts and perspective throughout the semester. Come for supper or snacks at 6:30 and discussion at 7pm

 

Starting September 13th

Time: Tuesday Evenings  6:30pm-8:30pm

Venue: Riverside lounge (HUB mall)

Contact: Melissa Chettle | [email protected] for more information

Join us for prayer once a week. We will be gathering to pray for each other, for things happening at our university and around the world. If you would like prayer or if you would like to join in praying or even just see what prayer is, you are welcome to join us.

 

Date/time: Thursdays 10am-10:45am

Location: Our office (8902) HUB mall

Contact: Ann Siebert ([email protected]) for more information

Would you like to improve your conversational English? Come join us for conversation and to learn from one another. We will focus on specific topics that the group is interested in and, if you would like, we can help you work on your listening and speaking skills.

 

Date/time: Fridays 1:30-3:30pm

Location: Our office in HUB mall 8902

Contact: Melissa Chettle | [email protected]

 

Stay tuned for upcoming events!

 
Time: November 11-12

Where: Ranch 2.5 hours South East

Contact: Melissa Chettle | [email protected] if you would like to come.

 

Click here to sign up ahead of time for this event.

  • Join us for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner hosted by a local Church called the Supper Club. Location:  11614-119 St
  • Arrive for 6pm Dinner at 6:30pm followed by thanksgiving activities
  • Meet us at HUB Mall at 5:00pm if you would like to take the bus over together
  • There is limited space so please sign up early
  • RSVP with this link. Click here

  • Join us for supper at Ann and James’ home once a month, after dinner, there will be an optional Bible Study and opportunity to play games with your new friends.
     
  • Dates: October 28th
  • Time: 6:30-9:00 pm
  • Location: Meet at the Hub Mall entrance to LRT at 5:30pm if you would like to join the group going on the bus. Look for our International Friendship Group sign.
  • RSVP with this link: Click here
  • Contact: James Siebert ([email protected]), for any questions or concerns.

All International Students are welcome to join us for this 3 day camp to celebrate the holidays together and spend it with people like a family.

Details and cost: TBD

Date: December 21-24

Contact: To inquire more email James at [email protected]

Staff & Student Leaders

 
James Siebert | Staff | [email protected]
 

Ann Siebert | Staff | [email protected]

Melissa Chettle | Staff | [email protected]
 

Benika Jane Valerie | Student Leader | [email protected]

University of Alberta graduate students and campus staff eating together
University of Alberta students studying together
University of Alberta students studying in groups
University of Alberta students in a classroom
University of Alberta graduate students and campus staff eating together
University of Alberta students studying together
University of Alberta students studying in groups
University of Alberta students in a classroom