2023 Fall Term - Issue 4
International Thematic Clusters in Engineering

GO-Poly is a welcome and integration program created specifically for you. Follow us for an optimal start at your new university!



A fun, interactive evening tailored to your needs!

Tuesday, August 29,2023 - 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Location: Atrium Lorne-M.-Trottier - 2700 chemin de la Tour, 3rd floor, Lassonde pavilions

Registration required


You must confirm your registration for the Fall 2023 term during the academic calendar period from August 8 to September 12, 2023.

To do so, you must retrieve your access code and password from your student file.

Three working days after registration, the course selection and schedule you submitted at the time of your application will be available in your student file under the Horaire personnel



All students have an email account with the following format: firstname.lastname@polymtl.ca. This address will only be activated within 48 hours of registering for your first trimester of studies at Polytechnique. Access your account at www.imp.polymtl.ca. You can also redirect your email address to a different email account of your choice via your student file online.

For more information, visit the IT Department website.


Polytechnique Student Association (AEP) mission is to provide its members with an academic environment that is conducive to growth. To accomplish this, AEP focuses on six main areas: student life, academic affairs, university affairs, services and communications.


Different student committees at Polytechnique Montréal have prepared a variety of fun integration activities for you.

It's the perfect opportunity to meet other students and build relationships that will last throughout your studies!

Find out about integration activities


The OPUS card allows you to use public transportation in the city - the Société de transport de Montréal (STM). If you are a full-time student (or considered a full-time student), you can pay reduced fares by purchasing a student OPUS card (photo required).

If you meet eligibility criteria, you can apply online from your student file or directly in the STM photo studio, located at 1755 Berri Street, Montreal. The latter will be processing student requests by appointment only

Consult the STM CEEL document explaining how to order the OPUS card online.   

Lear more about the OPUS card


Entry to Canada
It is mandatory to have all the necessary authorizations to study before considering coming to Canada. To find out what you need to do to come to Canada, consult:

 We remind you that the authorized deadline to enter Canada, and begin your Fall 2023 term, is September 12, 2023.

Reminder to register for Accueil Plus
We recommend that you register for the Accueil Plus (Welcome Plus) program. This will allow you to have a simplified route to the Canada Border Services Agency office and to benefit from a welcome at their rception booth.
➡️ Register

Administrative procedures
Between now and September 12, you will need to provide certain immigration documents to the Registrar's Office in order to maintain your registration for the Fall 2023 term. Some of you will also have to make arrangements for health and hospitalization insurance.

For all the details, consult the New Student Journey:

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