Quick Links

International Student Services


As of May 5, ISS will be holding

Summer Drop-in Advising Hours:

Mon-Tues-Wed-Thurs from 2-3:30 pm

Immigration Update:

As of June 1st, 2014, all NEW Study Permits will automatically include an Off-Campus Work authorization.  Details HERE.

The ISS Spring Newsletter is here!

From immigration updates and work opportunities to health insurance and summer events, it's all the news & more!  Read it here.


Take a deep breath, and release that stress... with the help of cute & cuddly therapy dogs, calming yoga & guided relaxation (April 14-29).  Details HERE.

International Student Services is HIRING!

Join our team!  Check current opportunities for summer work.

For a new international student, starting a new life in Montreal and at McGill can be daunting, but YOU can help!  If you're a current student (undergraduate or graduate) who wants to make a difference, volunteer for:

The International Buddy Program

Want to work off-campus during your studies, or apply for a work permit after graduation?

Come to an Info-session on May 5 or May 9.

Please note:

International Student Services (ISS) provides information regarding immigration documents (i.e. Study Permits, CAQ, Temporary Resident Visas, Work Permits) required for  international students to study or work at McGill. 

Please note that ISS cannot provide advice to you, or act on your behalf, on such immigration matters.  Our website provides links to Immigration Quebec and Citizenship and Immigration Canada where complete information, application forms and instructions are available.

International students seeking information on immigrating to Canada can check the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website as well as the Quebec Immigration website.