Canada “considering” letting international students return in September

The letter dated July 29 was sent by deputy minister of Ontario’s Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Laurie LeBlanc, to Ontario’s designated learning institutions. “We will continue the discussion of the impacts of Covid-19 on international students” It outlines how the federal government is currently “considering” amendments to restrictions on cross-border traffic that “would […]

UCW offers $455k to international students required to self-isolate

The university is providing each student self-isolating in a hotel with a $650 voucher, as well as additional support. This $455,000 commitment to incoming students is meant to help offset the cost of self-isolating away from home for two weeks. “This initiative will...

international students in limbo over residence permits

Under the country’s law, the Swedish Migration Agency can only issue a student with a residence permit if more than 50% of their course is conducted on campus, according to a report by schengenvisainfo.com.  “The government would need to step in and give new...

Massey University and Kaplan International sign MoU

“We recognised that we have many interests in common and felt there would be mutual benefits from increasing our collaboration and cooperation,” said Tere McGonagle-Daly, deputy vice-chancellor students and alumni at Massey University, which also has campuses in...