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?

How can I prepare for my trip to study in Canada?

What are my renter's rights and responsibilities?

How can I take care of my health and wellness while in Canada?

Where can I get academic help?

How can I improve my English?

Can I work in Canada?

What does it mean to "volunteer" in Canada?