Travel exemptions and restrictions for international students
You must be eligible to travel to Canada during this period if:
- You want to study in Canada
- You are an international student returning to Canada.
- You’re visiting Canada as a relative or support person for an international student.
International students, as well as other foreign citizens who have visited any of the seven countries on the restricted list—Bosnia, Egypt, Eswatini; Lesotho; Mozambique; Namibia; Nigeria; South Africa; and Zimbabwe—are now allowed to enter. This news came on December 18, 2021, at 11:59 pm EDT.
Pre-arrival testing will be required for all travellers, effective from December 21, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST). It is required that this pre-arrival exam be conducted outside of Canada. On arrival and day 8 of quarantine, unvaccinated travellers will be tested and quarantined for 14 days. As of now, travellers arriving by plane must remain in a quarantine facility until the results of an on-arrival test are known.
Latest Border Measures levied upon by Canadian Government for International students
As of January 15, 2022, foreign students who are 18 years old or older will be required to provide proof of vaccination with the vaccines recommended by Health Canada before being granted entry into Canada. Testing, quarantine, and other entrance regulations for minors must be followed.
Beginning January 15, 2022, to enter Canada as an international student 18 years or older, you must:
- Possess a valid study permit
- Be fully vaccinated with Government of Canada-approved vaccines
- Be enrolled in a Designated Learning Institution (DLI)
- Comply with all other travel restrictions and exemptions for international students.
Applying online for a study visa is the best option whether you’re applying from outside Canada or already in the country. Your acceptance letter from the designated learning institution (DLI) should be included with your application. Also, you must include other papers required for a full application and a statement explaining why some documents (if any) are missing.
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