International Student Support


At NBCC 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 NBCC 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 NBCC.

Your NBCC Student Success Coaches

Yueyun Long

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 NBCC 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

KATIE GIBBS
Saint John Campus

I look forward to getting to know you during your time at NBCC! 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 NBCC 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

JESSICA WALSH
Miramichi Campus

I am so excited to be here to assist and support your journey at NBCC. 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 NBCC’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

KIM CHI NGUYEN
St. Andrews Campus

I am so happy to be here to support and advocate for you to achieve your goals at the NBCC. 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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All Student Success Coaches
Fredericton and Woodstock Campuses

We are so glad you are here, and we look forward to getting to know you during your time at NBCC! The Success Coaches are here to help walk you through any challenges whether it be with your studies, getting plugged into 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 NBCC's services and more!

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Practicum Students

Evi Oyovorie

EVI OYOVORIE
Moncton Campus

I am an international student and I am excited to have this opportunity to support and assist you as you embark on your learning journey at NBCC.

As an international student and a practicum student success Coach team member, I understand the challenges and adjustments of studying abroad. Throughout my practicum, I will work with Yueyun, the student success coach at the NBCC Moncton campus. Together, we aim to empower you by providing coaching sessions and connecting you with resources within and beyond NBCC. We want to ensure you have the support and guidance you need to thrive during your college experience.

If you have any questions, need assistance, or simply want to connect, please get in touch with Yueyun or me. We are here to help you make the most of your time at NBCC. Remember, you are not alone on this journey, and we are here to guide you every step of the way.

Here are a few facts about me: I enjoy travelling and cooking and am passionate about learning new things.

Contact: EOYOVORIE01@mynbcc.ca


Kathleen Remolacio

KATHLEEN REMOLACIO
Moncton Campus

Hi,  I'm from the Philippines. Currently, I'm on my second year of the Human Service Practitioner Program and thoroughly enjoying my placement at NBCC. I am excited to provide support and give a positive impact to the students while on my placement! 

A bit about me – I love watching movies and exploring different cuisines/food. When I'm not busy, i love to drive around. Traveling holds a special place in my heart, and I'm excited to discover all that Canada and its surroundings have to offer.

Contact: kremolacio01@mynbcc.ca


Carmel Therese, Aro

Carmel Therese, Aro
Moncton Campus

I am delighted to be here and looking forward to getting to know you and to support you in achieving your goals at NBCC. As an International student, I understand the struggles and challenges students are facing. Together, we can work to find resources and develop a plan to get you connected to NBCC’s services. I am here to assist you and overcome potential obstacles associated with your academic success and personal wellness. 

A few facts about me: I am a nature lover. I love learning different languages. I enjoy travelling, meeting new people and music.

Contact: caro01@mynbcc.ca


Therese Carmie, Lucero Sosmena

Therese Carmie, Lucero Sosmena
Moncton Campus

I am happy that you are here, and I am excited to assist you as an International Student. As a current International Student, we encounter challenges and difficulties and I truly feel for you. I am here to make your adjustment smoother. I look forward to meet you!

A few facts about me: I love exploring new places and trying different kinds of food. I love art and fashion. Cats and dogs make me extremely happy.

Contact: tlucero01@mynbcc.ca


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 Quick Guides