Changes to travel restrictions affecting international students

October 2, 2020 - Notice to all international students interested in studying in Canada! With regard to travel restrictions implemented by the Government of Canada to reduce the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), please be advised new exemptions have been introduced for international students.

Travel restrictions have been modified that will allow international students to travel to Canada, starting October 20, 2020, if they will be attending a designated learning institution that has been identified by their provincial or territorial government as having a COVID‑19 readiness plan in place.

For more information, please read Government introduces new border measures to protect Canadian public health, provides update on travel restrictions

Study permits and visas

To keep up to date with the current situation in Canada and around the world, consult the following resources:

Official Government of Canada websites

Official website of the World Health Organization