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Services for success

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 (AA)

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. 

 Academic Advising
Monday  10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Tuesday 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
 Wednesday 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
 Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
 Friday 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

*November 12 - 13 - PM session ONLY / November 18 - 20 - AM session ONLY


Student Immigration Advising

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. 

 Immigration Advising - Nov 4 - 8
Monday
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
 Wednesday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
 Friday NOT AVAILABLE

You may also send questions or book an appointment at dci.immigration@douglascollege.ca. Be sure to include your full name, student ID, program, and study permit expiry date.


International Education Advisors (IEA)

Education advisors can help with general resource advising. Available daily on a first-come, first-serve basis in the International Office.

 International Education Advising
Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Counselling

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.  


Other student services

Douglas College offers a variety financial, academic, health & wellness, and supportive resources to all our students. Visit Student Services for more information.