Applicants are required to submit a completed registration form along with the current and previous two years transcripts. The transcripts are required to be translated into English by an official translator. Once the documents and $300 application fee have been received in the International office, the student will be screened for admittance into the International Education Program. The academic year begins in September and ends in June. International students may also enter in February. Students are encouraged to apply at least three to four months in advance in order to allow for time to obtain a study permit. An official letter of acceptance from the Coquitlam International Office is necessary for students applying for a study permit. Health care insurance is a requirement when residing in Canada.

Application Process

Step #1
• Submit application form, application fee, copy of passport and official transcripts for approval.
Step #2
• Successful applicants receive Letter of Offer.
• Submit tuition and custodianship documents.
Step #3
• Successful applicants receive Letter of Acceptance for use when applying for a study permit.
Step #4
• Upon arrival in Coquitlam, students report to International Education Office with passport and study permit to activate medical coverage.




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MSP - Care Card All international students are required to have medical coverage as a condition of their acceptance in the International Education Program. All international students must report...

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Refund Policy

 REFUND POLICY FOR PROGRAM FEES:  All requests for refunds must be made in writing to the International Education Department, School District 43 (Coquitlam). Refund requests must include...

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Homestay in Coquitlam School District is more than just food and lodging – it is a chance to take part in all aspects of family life. We believe that our students will feel that they really do have...

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Study Permit

More than 130,000 students come to Canada to study every year. Foreign students bring a rich culture to our classrooms as well as knowledge and skills that are welcome in our schools. The...

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Program Fee

To confirm your place in the school, pay the fees according to your Letter of Offer. Payments can be made by: money order, certified cheque, bank draft, bank wire, Visa, and/or Mastercard. Please do...

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Current Forms for International Education Programs The following forms can be downloaded for your convenience. Should you have any questions regarding our programs please call us at the...

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Acceptance in the International Education Program and subsequent placement in a school will be determined by the applicant's educational and behavioural background and present academic...

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