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Updates for international students

January 01, 2023

Travel restrictions lifted: All federal border testing, quarantine, and isolation requirements ended on October 1, 2022

Off-campus work measures: On October 7, 2022, the Government of Canada announced that the 20-hour limit to off-campus work hours will be temporarily lifted from November 15, 2022 to December 31, 2023 for eligible international students. According to the information that is currently available, students must have submitted their study permit application (including extensions) on or before October 7, 2022 to benefit from this temporary measure. For more information, visit the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) website.

All international students should review the appropriate information before travelling to Canada or beginning studies and work, to ensure they meet the necessary requirements.