Immigration Procedures for Academic Staff

About Immigration Services in APO and Eligibility

Immigration Services in the Academic Personnel Office (APO) provides assistance to the foreign nationals employed in tenure-stream professorial, librarian, and full-time ranked Contract Academic Staff (CAS) positions at McGill University. This section includes information for foreign nationals applying for a Work permit and Permanent Residency.



The information provided on this website does not constitute legal advice. Immigration policy and procedures are subject to change, therefore foreign national staff members are advised to seek legal advice for specific matters by contacting Immigration Services.



Each Faculty has an assigned contact person. Academic staff with questions regarding Work permits and renewals, and Permanent Residency, should contact:

  • Me Salima Djerroud, Immigration Advisor, at immigration.apo [at] or 514-398-8029