Support for international students in Alberta is part of what makes its schools and programs so popular. Alberta, like all of Canada, is home to immigrants from all over the world, and educational institutions in Alberta therefore recognize the importance of providing out-of-country students with special services and programs to help with the transition to a new environment. Support for international students in Alberta varies from institution to institution and may include
Guided city tours
Peer counselling, tutoring and mentoring
Orientation and transition programs on campus
Social events, such as parties, dinners, movie nights
Writing, language and conversation programs
International student centres and clubs
Country-specific student clubs
International student financial aid
Check with the edcuational institution you plan to attend to find out about specific international student support programs.
Campus e-tours allow students to view the facilities and student life at featured Universities, Community Colleges and ESL Schools in Canada, giving you the opportunity to see what the schools looks like, as well as facts about the campus, courses, etc. Once you’ve completed your tour you can read the in-depth profile to get more detailed information, or click the Request FREE Info link to request specific information such as scholarships and financial aid directly from that institution.