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We welcome diversity in our classrooms at Academy Canada.

If you are interested in becoming an international student at our college, this page has all the resources you need to get started.

Getting Started

Different programs have different entrance requirements. Please see here for more details. Required documents must be submitted before a full acceptance letter can be issued.

You can apply for Academy Canada online, by phone at 1-800-561-8000 (North America only) or by email at internationalstudent@academycanada.com.

You can also reach us on Facebook @AcademyCanada.

Application documents can be sent to us by mail at the address below:

Academy Canada International Department

25 Park Drive

Corner Brook, NL

A2H 4T5

Once we have reviewed your completed application and have determined that you meet admission requirements, we will issue you an official Letter of Acceptance.

The Letter of Acceptance will include a breakdown of semester dates and fees and other information you will need.

If you are travelling to Canada to study, you will need a student study permit/student visa awarded by the Canadian Embassy before travelling to Canada.

International applicants must take their letter of acceptance to the nearest Canadian Embassy to apply for a Student Study Permit/Student Visa. An immigration officer will help with next steps. Information about the application for study permits to study in Canada, can be found on the Government of Canada website

Financial Information

The International Student application fee is $150 and is non-refundable.

There is a confirmation fee to confirm your seat. This fee is refundable.

Tuition fees vary by program. For information on your program of interest, please contact internationalstudent@academycanada.com.

Once we have reviewed your completed application and have determined that you meet admission requirements, we will issue you an official Letter of Acceptance.

The Letter of Acceptance will include a breakdown of semester dates and fees and other information you will need.

International students are required to have insurance while studying in Canada. Proof of insurance (provider, policy number, and a copy of insurance certificate) must be provided to Academy Canada prior to registering.

If you do not have insurance, we can help you find a provider.

Refunds

Our college refund policy can be found here.

Note: If a study permit/student visa is not awarded to an applicant by the Canadian government and the applicant provides a letter and evidence to support this claim, all fees will be refunded in full except for the application fee.

Frequently Asked Questions

We offer a diverse variety of programs, in the areas of trades, justice, business, creative studies, health and personal care, and animal care and nature. Visit our program directory here to discover which is the best fit for you.

Academy Canada is formally recognized by the Canadian government as a “Designated Learning Institution” (DLI) and is fully permitted to accept and train international students. The Academy Canada Designated Institution Number is O19441333188 – this number applies to all our Newfoundland & Labrador campuses. To be a DLI means that the school has been evaluated by authorities and deemed to be reliable, legitimate and to have met the rigid standards needed to host students from abroad.

We accept students throughout the year. For a detailed list of upcoming start dates visit here.

Our student policies can be found here.

Yes! You can work up to 20 hours per week while you are in school. There are many opportunities for part-time work in St. John’s and Corner Brook.

For any other inquiries or to get started, we would love to hear from you! Contact us by email at internationalstudent@academycanada.com or at the toll-free number 1-800-561-8000 (North America only).

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*Important Note: If you are having difficulty submitting this form or do not receive an email confirming your submission, please call us at 1.800.561.8000 or email us at info@academycanada.com

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