Tutorial: apply for an initial study permit

For step-by-step instructions, required documents, and other important information about applying for your study permit visit the Vancouver website.

Note: Resources provided during this tutorial may include contact information for the Vancouver campus. For Okanagan campus resources contact Global Engagement Office.

Visit our office in UNC 227 or email ubco.global@ubc.ca  for more information about us or to meet with an advisor.

If you need help

Advising Assistants and International Student Advisors are available to help in person, by phone, or via email.


The immigration information in this tutorial has been reviewed and endorsed by Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCICs) or Regulated International Student Immigration Advisors (RISIAs) in compliance with the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and Regulations. However, this is not a legal document and information may change without notice. Always refer to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) for the most up-to-date information.