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Whether you're looking for help with a personal or academic issues, study permit & visa applications, Douglas International offers a variety of services to help you succeed.
Academic Advising will help you to navigate course planning and course selection to ensure you graduate on-time. We offer same day appointments on a first-come, first-served basis. Drop-in sessions are about 20 minutes long and are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. When you arrive, you will be asked to register by completing an advising drop-in form. You can register up to 30 minutes prior to each drop-in period. International Academic Advising is offered in collaboration with the Registrar's Office. Please visit our Academic Advising page for schedule and and additional locations.
*November 12 - 13 - PM session ONLY / November 18 - 20 - AM session ONLY
International Student Advisors offer study permit and visa related advice for current internationals students. Drop-in sessions are available at the International Office on a first-come, first-served basis. Note that drop-in is 15 minutes/session, and we are only able to meet a limited number of students during drop-in sessions. You can register up to 30 minutes prior to each drop-in period.
You may also send questions or book an appointment at email@example.com. Be sure to include your full name, student ID, program, and study permit expiry date.
Education advisors can help with general resource advising. Available daily on a first-come, first-serve basis in the International Office.
Being a new international student can feel overwhelming and sometimes lonely. We offer three types of one-on-one confidential support for whenever you need it. Visit our Counselling page to connect with a counsellor.
Douglas College offers a variety financial, academic, health & wellness, and supportive resources to all our students. Visit Student Services for more information.