International Students


At the Faculty of Science, we support a climate of respect where all people are valued and where individuals from all communities, ages and cultures are welcome. Our international student science academic advisors offer one-on-one advising sessions to help you with course selection, planning your degree and accessing other University of Manitoba services and resources. To arrange an appointment, please contact a Science Academic Advisor.

The International Centre For Students

The International Centre For Students provides a variety of services for new students including:

Orientation Sessions (Fall, Winter, and Spring/Summer)
Learn about living in Winnipeg and the University of Manitoba.

International Student Advisors
International Student Advisors offer one-on-one advising sessions on a variety of topics, from guidance on immigration regulations to information on banking, housing, and University rules and policies.

Workshops and Information Sessions
Sessions are planned throughout the year on different subjects for international students.

The ICS website can also help you with:

  • visas, work/study permits
  • resources on or off campus – (including where to shop and bank etc.)

They also have helpful links to the following UM services:

  • Housing and Student Life (information about both on-campus and off-campus housing)
  • Financial Aid and Awards (awards, scholarships, bursaries and more)

For more information please visit:

English as an Additional Language

  • If you would like help with your English language skills, the Academic Learning Centre offers programs and courses to help students with academic English. Click here to learn more.