The ISIC, International Student Identity Card, is the only internationally recognized proof of full-time student status providing worldwide photo identity documentation for student travelers. It allows cardholders to plug into a worldwide network of discounts, services and other benefits including savings on VIA Rail, Greyhound and Travel CUTS/ Voyages Campus’ Student Class Airfares.
Algonquin College’s institution codes are 7004 and 7005.
es! Activities such as bowling, movie night, dancing, skiing, skating etc. are organized through the International Education Centre (IEC). The IEC also organizes free workshops about academic issues and immigration-related matters. Visit our News and Events for a listing.
All International full-time students have mandatory health insurance included in their tuition fees. International students registered in part-time courses or in Co-op must pay additional health insurance and should consult with the International Education Centre.
Ottawa is lucky enough to have four distinct seasons: fall, winter, summer and spring.
You can apply for a study permit from your home country at the closest Canadian Embassy, High Commission or Consulate once you have received a letter of acceptance. Visit Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC)’s website to find out how to obtain a study permi (https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/study-canada/study-permit.html)