Health and immigration updates and FAQ
Read the latest updates about immigration and health insurance.
Learn about the immigration documents and information you may need during your studies.
Make sure you have the right coverage for your time in Canada and at UBC.
There are important things to consider before you make any major decisions during your degree.
Understand how taxes work in Canada and get a SIN for awards and scholarships, or to work.
Browse the complete list of step-by-step instructions on how to prepare applications for your study permit, work permit, BC Medical Services Plan, and more.
Before applying, enrol in a Canvas application review course to go over your initial study permit, study permit extension, Temporary Resident Visa, co-op work permit, or Post-Graduation Work Permit application.
Add your document expiry dates to the confidential UBC Reminder System and get notifications for when you need to extend your documents.
International Student Advisors are Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCICs) or Regulated International Student Immigration Advisors (RISIAs) who can help support you in your experience as a UBC international student.