International Student Services (ISS)

Prepare for UAlberta

Proper preparation will ease your transition to academic life

 Are you ready to come to the University of Alberta? Below is a checklist of everything you need to do - once you can check every box, you'll know that you're ready.

Apply to the University of Alberta

Receive your admission letter

Organize your finances

Apply for your study permit with your admission letter

Pay your tuition deposit and fees

Arrange travel healthcare coverage until you can receive coverage in Alberta

Register for your courses

Complete your online orientation

Find a place to live

Pack for your trip

Plan to enter Canada

Attend UAlberta campus orientation 

International Student Services is excited to greet you in Edmonton. The final steps of your journey to UAlberta are getting to campus, and preparing for your classes: