Resources for International Students

Immigrant, Refugee, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)

Government of Canada
Phone: 1-888-242-2100

The IRCC facilitates the arrival of immigrants, provides protection to refugees, and offers programming to help newcomers settle in Canada. They grant citizenship, issue travel documents to Canadians, and promote multiculturalism. For international students, it is the authority for up-to-date information on student status, work permits, temporary resident visas, and extension requests.