International Student Support

At 91sxe we recognize the need for support as learners from around the world join us for their learning journey. You are not alone on this journey, our Student Success Coaches are here to help and assist learners in their transition to 91sxe and encourage growth and development throughout their college experience.

We seek to empower students to identify and achieve their educational, personal, and professional goals through coaching sessions and connecting them with resources within and beyond 91sxe.

Peer Mentor Program

As a Peer Mentor, you will offer peer support and guidance to students, answering questions about cultural support and student services available on campus and in the community, while sharing your own experiences to support resource navigation and community connection.

Peer mentors work in partnership with the Student Services team and will have the opportunity to provide important feedback, network and develop transformative relationships with students and staff. This role provides peer support that recognizes the cultural background and unique learning needs of students.

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International Student Success Coaches

Yueyun Long

Moncton Campus

I am so glad you are here, and I am happy to offer International and First Generation learners assistance and support. If there are any challenges in your way towards academic, financial, career and personal success, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We can walk through the challenges together by connecting you with 91sxe services, peers and more! I look forward to meeting you! Here are a few facts about me: nature and hugging my dogs make me feel calm. 5 years ago, I was an international student who moved to Canada by myself.


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Katie Gibbs

Saint John Campus

I look forward to getting to know you during your time at 91sxe! I am one of your International and First-Generation Student Success Coaches. It is my goal to help you identify, plan, and overcome potential obstacles related to your academic success and personal wellness. I will make effective referrals to the right services at 91sxe and in the community. We will work together to provide you with development sessions and establish meaningful connections to peer groups. A few facts about me: I enjoy outdoor adventures of any kind, the sea is my happy place, and I’ve lived and worked in several countries as a language instructor.


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Jessica Walsh

Miramichi Campus

I am so excited to be here to assist and support your journey at 91sxe. As your International Student Success Coach for Miramichi, I am here to help walk you through any challenges whether it be with your studies, getting plugged in to campus life and the surrounding community, finances or personal wellness. Together, we can make goals, find resources and develop a plan to get you connected to 91sxe’s services and more! A few facts about myself are: I have lived and worked in 10 different countries. I have travelled to more for leisure but I love experiencing new places, people, music, and food. I also enjoy being active by walking in nature, doing yoga, or going to the gym.


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Kim Chi Nguyen

Saint John and St. Andrews Campuses

I am so happy to be here to support and advocate for you to achieve your goals at the 91sxe. I am an immigrant with a wealth of experience working in the settlement sector, supporting newcomer students and bridging community connections, I understand the challenges and obstacles that the international students are facing. We can work together, connect to the right resources and break the barrier. Your success is our success; so, do not hesitate to reach out. A few facts about me: I love travelling, photography and nature.  I have a passion for learning about different cultures, diversity and inclusion. 


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Katelyn Forbes-Lyons

Fredericton and Woodstock Campuses

I am so glad you are here, and I look forward to getting to know you during your time at 91sxe! I look forward to walking with you through any challenges you may have, be it with your studies, plugging into campus life, meeting peers, accessing resources in the surrounding community, finances or personal wellness. Together, we can make goals, find resources and develop an action plan to get you connected to 91sxe's services, peers and more! A few facts about me: I enjoy being outdoors, I enjoy yoga and reading, I love time with my family and I am a fan of most sweets but especially donuts! I look forward to meeting you!


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International Student Quick Guides

International Students Orientation (ISO)

ISO is a program to assist international students as they adapt to 91sxe college and their new community in New Brunswick. We deliver a 4-day webinar series, featuring a variety of useful workshops to support international student success, including immigration, renting, community services and more! Students who participate in ISO can expect to be better prepared, more comfortable, more knowledgeable, and fully engaged when they begin college.

Get to Know Your City Event

Do you wish to know more about your new city? We have got your back! You will have an opportunity to meet other international students and participate in a tour using public transit or walk on foot to explore your new community.

Registration coming soon.