Video Resources

i This website contains general information and resources related to policies, procedures, and application processes for international students. For the latest updates and specific information on COVID-19 including impacts on immigration applications (e.g. study permits, work permits, visas), travel restrictions, work eligibility, and medical insurance, please refer to our FAQ page:

COVID-19 FAQ for International Students

TOPICAL VIDEO RESOURCES

Working on and off campus with your study permit

For more information about the definitions used in this video, please visit: https://www.sfu.ca/students/isap/current/enrollment-requirements.html

Medical Insurance in Canada

Medical Insurance Workshops

Summer 2022

Medical Insurance Workshop - May 24, 2022

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Permanent Residence Workshop

Permanent Residence Information Session (Recording) - September 26, 2022

NOTE: The information in this presentation is accurate as of September 26, 2022. Policies and programs can change. Please consult www.canada.ca/immigration for accurate, up-to-date information.

*TEMPORARY PUBLIC POLICY: Lifting of 20-hr/wk Off-Campus Work Authorization

IRCC is temporarily lifting the 20-hour-per-week limit on the number of hours eligible post-secondary students are allowed to work off-campus during academic terms. From November 15, 2022 to December 31, 2023, eligible international students will be permitted to work off campus for more than 20 hours per week. Read the full announcement here.

Permanent Residence Workshop - November 30, 2021

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Permanent Residence Workshop - April 12, 2021

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CO-OP WORK PERMIT INFO SESSION

Working on and off campus with your co-op work permit - October 13, 2022

NOTE: A new temporary public policy was announced on October 12, 2022 exempting certain in-Canada international students from completing another immigration medical examination (IME) as part of their application. Please visit the IRCC webpage - Medical exams for visitors, students and workers - Canada.ca for more information.

POST-GRADUATION WORK PERMIT INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR SFU STUDENTS

Post-Graduation Work Permit Information Session for SFU  Students - March 11, 2022

Post-Graduation Work Permit Information Session for SFU Graduate Students - September  22, 2021

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IMMIGRATION UPDATES AND Q & A SESSIONS

Spring 2022

International Student Q&A: Travel Updates - April 5, 2022

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Fall 2021

International Student Q&A: Travel Updates - December 6, 2021

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Immigration Updates and Q&A - November 4, 2021

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Immigration Updates and Q&A - October 6, 2021

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Summer 2021

Immigration Updates and Q&A - July 30, 2021

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Immigration Updates and Q&A - June 25, 2021

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Immigration Updates and Q&A - May 31, 2021

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Spring 2021

Immigration Updates and Q&A - April 8, 2021

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Immigration Updates and Q&A - March 12, 2021

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Immigration Updates and Q&A - February 8, 2021

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Fall 2020

Immigration Updates and Q&A - December 4, 2020

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Immigration Updates and Q&A - November 9, 2020

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Immigration Updates and Q&A - October 8, 2020

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GET SFU-READY: Q & A SESSION FOR NEW INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Fall 2022

Get SFU Ready: Fall 2022 New International Graduate Student Q&A- July 12, 2022

Get SFU Ready: Fall 2022 New International Undergraduate Student Q&A- July 7, 2022

Summer 2022

Get SFU-Ready: Summer 2022 New International Undergraduate Student Q&A - March 10, 2022

Spring 2022

Get SFU-Ready: Spring 2022 New International Undergraduate Student Q&A - November 16, 2021

Get SFU-Ready: Spring 2022 New International Graduate Student Q&A - November 15, 2021

FAMILIES OF INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Pre-recorded Family Orientation Presentation 

Click here to access video presentations in multiple language translations.

In collaboration with Fraser International College (FIC), the above pre-recorded Family Orientation presentation will provide you with an overview of how to support your students, various services and resources available to ease their transition to SFU and FIC.

Q&A for Families of New International Undergraduate Students