UAlberta International Advising Services during COVID-19 Disruption

To best serve international students at this time, advising on all issues are now available online.

We continue to work to support all students in a timely manner.

Connect to an advisor through:

See below for details on how we can connect with you.

As of March 17 at 4:00 pm, UAlberta International services are available as follows:


Immigration Advising Online

The International Services Centre team offers drop-in advising on various topics, including study permits and visas, financial support, health care and more. They also provide support and strategies for coping with homesickness, adjusting to a new culture, building a community of friends, and relating to others.

Hours of Operations:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (MST).

Tuesday, and Thursday: 7:00 am - 1:00 pm (MST).

Our advisors look forward to chatting with you!

Contact an advisor to chat about:

  • Study Permit Extension
  • Temporary Resident Visa
  • Post Graduation Work Permit
  • Inviting Family Members
  • Spousal Open Work Permit
  • Extending You and Your Family's Immigration Documents

If you are unable to join an online advising session, email your questions to the advisors at

Join an online advising session

Please Note

Cell phones and some devices will need to download the Google Chat and Google Meet apps.

If you are not able to access Google products, send an email to and we will arrange to connect with you via Skype.