International Student Services

Frequently Asked Questions

You, as many international students, may have similar questions on what are your right’s as a renter, how does the academic culture of UAlberta differ from your home country, and what’s it really like in winter?

Here are some of the friendly faces you will meet at the ISC. In these videos, the ISS team offers you special tips on how to succeed and live a balanced university life! 

What permit/visa do I need to enter Canada?

What permits/visa do I need to enter Canada?

What are my renter's rights and responsibilities?

What are my renter's rights and responsibilities?

Where can I get academic help?

Where can I get academic help?

How can I improve my English?

How can I improve my English?

How can I make friends?

How can I prepare for the winter?

Can I work in Canada?

Can I work in Canada?

Working

I-Work! workshop series