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Travel to Canada

Important information for international students travelling to Canada (Government of Canada website)

As of Oct. 1, 2022, all federal border testing, quarantine, and isolation requirements for travelling to Canada have ended. For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

Required Medical Insurance for Studying in Canada

As an international student, you must have medical insurance while you are in Canada. Learn more about required medical insurance provided through UFV.

Arrange for your permits and visas

If you are a new student, see Apply for study permits and visas.

If you are currently a student, see Immigration: Updating study permits and visas.

Travel options from the airport to UFV 

Upon request, UFV can also arrange for Language Limousine Airport Service to meet you at the airport and take you to your quarantine location. This service has to be booked in advance. To arrange your transportation and book in advance click here

Tell us about your travel plans at least 14 days before you travel

A minimum 14 days before you travel, you must advise us of your travel plans using the iCent app.

Learn how to use the iCent app.

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