International Student Services

UVic Global Community volunteers and students

International Student Services (ISS) is a centralized resource providing international services, information and programs for undergraduate and graduate students from pre-arrival to degree completion.

International Student Advising

The Advising team provides pre-arrival support, settlement services on arrival, and non-academic assistance for undergraduate and graduate international students who are seeking a UVic credential, as well as undergraduate and graduate international students who are visiting UVic from other institutions.

International Exchange Program

The Exchange team coordinates and supports student exchanges, incoming and outgoing, for undergraduate and graduate students in the Faculties of Humanities, Science and Social Sciences, with over 70 partner universities in 20 countries around the world.

UVic Global Community

Global Community advisers coordinate the GC Mentorship Program, the Conversation Partners Program, and host many events throughout the year to support international and domestic students with their cultural, language and academic adjustment to UVic and Canada.

Contact information

International Student Services
University Centre
Room B272 (2nd floor)
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm

Mailing address

International Student Services
University of Victoria
PO Box 3025 STN CSC
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2

Courier address

International Student Services
University of Victoria
Room B272, University Centre
3800 Finnerty Road (Ring Road)
Victoria, BC V8P 5C2

Staff directory

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail

International Student Services

Director Susan Corner 250-721-7567 UVC A203c
Associate Director Tricia Best 250-721-6020 UVC A205a
Immigration Consultant - on leave to May 2020 Tia Robertson 250-721-6361 UVC B272
Global Community Adviser Sara Mosher-Mandel 250-721-8270 LIB 151a
Global Community Adviser Cecilia Rose 250-721-8270 LIB 151a
International Student Adviser Amy Chen 250-472-5482 UVC B272d
International Student Adviser Sonam Dema 250-472-5422 UVC B272c
Coordinator, International Student Advising Carmencita Duna 250-472-4950 UVC B272b
Exchange Student Adviser Kiran Nagra 250-472-5263 UVC B272e
Exchange Student Adviser Megan Sylka 250-472-5839 UVC B272e
Program Assistant Maddy Palmer 250-472-4820 UVC B272
Frontline Adviser Roshnie Kabir-Clarke 250-721-6361 UVC B272
FAX 250-472-5440