International Student Guide

Find everything you need to know about life as an international student at UBC's Vancouver campus.

News & Updates

February 26 - April 6
The UBC Tax Assistance Clinic for Students (TACS) assists students with filing their Canadian tax returns. International students have early access to booking appointments until February 23.

Register now

March 5
Drop-in advising will be moving to the UBC Life Building.

Important information and documents you're responsible for throughout your time at UBC

Contact us

International Student Development

Talk to an advisor

International Student Advisors are Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCICs) or Regulated International Student Immigration Advisors (RISIAs) who can help.

When emailing us, include the following information in the email:

  1. Your student number in the subject line
  2. Your name
  3. Your citizenship(s)
  4. All permit and visa expiration dates (if applicable)
  5. Currently in Canada (YES or NO)
  6. If you request specific assistance, please provide detailed information including applicable documents, such as a rejection letter
International House
1783 West Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2

Drop-in advising

Mon1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wed1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thu1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fri1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Drop-in advising

Check below to see a forecast of the wait time (updated in real time). 

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