A global university with a global population. Find advising, transition services, programs, and other international student resources at UBC’s Okanagan campus.


For resources and frequently asked questions regarding immigration and health insurance, visit our COVID-19 international student resources page.

For further information and FAQs, visit ubc.ca

International Programs & Services

Questions? Our International Student Advisors are available to assist with:

  • Immigration documentation advising
  • Health insurance
  • Working in Canada (co-op, PGWP and SP)
  • Career Programming (ICDP)
  • Degree progression/academic concerns,
  • General advising and transitional support
  • English Foundation Program advising
  • Intercultural Development Program (IDP)
  • Not sure where to start? Come and see us – we are here to help!

Contact ips.ubco@ubc.ca for more information or to meet with an advisor.

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Jump Start

Get to know your new campus and community and prepare for life at UBCO at our week-long enhanced orientation.

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A perfect blend of intensive English language training, academic courses, and a rich introduction to campus life.

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