International Student Advising


Advising for international students studying at York is available through York International. Our advisors can assist you with your questions on matters of immigration including study permit, work permit, visas, permanent residence etc.

International Student Advising is available in person, by phone or by email.

  • In Person Advising:

Effective Monday July 6th 2015:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10am - 1pm Individual Advising Appointments  Group Advising
2pm - 4pm  Group Advising Individual Drop-ins Individual Advising Appointments

Individual Drop-in Advising Sessions are available to assist students with quick questions (10 minutes or less per student).

Group Advising Sessions aim to provide students with an opportunity to ask questions without booking an appointment. Each session is an hour long allowing a maximum of 5 student participants. Students wish to participate in group advising sessions must acknowledge and agree with the following:

  • personal information may be shared with other students
  • interruptions may occur during the session
  • the time allocated to individual students may be limited

Students who require a private appointment with an advisor should book an Individual Advising Appointment.

Individual Advising Appointments (maximum 30 minutes) are for students with more complex questions. Students are required to book the appointment in advance.

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Location: York International, 200 York Lanes (2nd Floor)

  • Phone Advising:

Phone advising sessions are similar to drop-in sessions which are meant to assist people with quick questions. If you have a complex question, please schedule an advising appointment.