Arriving in Edmonton

Airport Welcome Service

VSCP Staff will be at the Edmonton International Airport on designated dates between the hours of 2:00 PM and 9:00 PM to welcome VSCP students and assist them with transportation to their temporary accommodation. Students arriving outside of these dates will be responsible for their own transportation from the airport. It is the student's responsibility to notify VSCP staff of their arrival date, flight & time. Please see the Program Dates document for designated arrival dates.

Arriving at Immigration

Students should carry the following documents with them to present to the Canada Border Services Agency Officer at the Point of Entry in to Canada

  • Valid passport
  • Letter of Introduction from the visa office approving the appropriate immigration document (if required)
  • Admission Letter from the University of Alberta
  • Proof that you have enough money to support yourself during your stay in Canada