Capilano University offers a wide range of free services for international students, offered by outstanding professionals who are passionate about supporting CapU students.

The Wong and Trainor Centre for International Experience (CIE) provides many services for international students. We can help you with application processing, admissions advising, student leadership and mentorship opportunities and peer-to-peer support, study abroad programs and more.

International student admissions advisors 

Our admissions advisors for international students are here to help. We can:

  • guide you through the program options
  • help you apply to Capilano University
  • provide assistance on medical insurance and study permits
  • connect you to CapU's student services and resources.

And while CapU staff can’t represent you or offer legal advice, we can help you navigate through Citizenship and Immigration Canada immigration issues.

Counsellor for international students

CapU has a counsellor specifically for international students, who can help you with personal, academic and career counselling during one-on-one appointments. 

The University also offers a full range of counselling services to all our students. 

International Leadership and Mentorship Program

Our International Leadership and Mentorship Program is dynamic and exciting. It is driven by a team of mentors, current CapU students, who will support your transition to CapU by connecting you to:

  • other students
  • CapU instructors and staff
  • student groups and clubs
  • community organizations
  • volunteer opportunities
  • student success workshops and resources
  • social and cultural events.

Learn how you can be matched with a mentor!