International Students

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As a student at RRU, there are many services available to support you in both your learning and living. We recognize that you need unique services to help you succeed and we are here to support you. In addition to our general student services, we offer the following specialized support to our International Students:

  • Health Insurance for International Students

Health insurance is required for all residents of British Columbia, including international students. For this reason all Royal Roads University students are required to have basic medical insurance while studying in Canada. Please click here for more information on health insurance.

Please view the Student Healthcare Policy for more information.

  • Immigration Advising and Confirmation of Enrolment Letters

As an international student, there are many reasons why you may need a Confirmation of Enrolment Letter and Immigration Advising for your immigration applications. Please click here for more information.

  • New Student Orientation

Our orientation team wants to ensure your transition to Royal Roads is as smooth as possible! We provide a variety of services to help introduce new students to the campus, the community, and our learning environment. Please click here for more information

  • Specialized English Language Centre

The English Language Centre provides the resources and support you need to help you be a more confident, competent and independent learner, which will help you gain more command of the English language and be more successful in your studies at RRU and beyond. Please click here for more information.

If you are a master’s student, please book an appointment with the RRU Writing Centre for support

  • Referral to Accommodation

Royal Roads University offers convenient on-campus housing for students while on short-term residency. For more information on Temporary Campus Accommodation, FAQs, Off-campus accommodation and International Homestay options - Please click here for more information

  • Pre-Arrival Information and Communication

Pre-arrival information helps you to prepare for your arrival to campus. Pre-arrival information is sent to you by email, so please make sure your email contact information with Royal Roads is up to date.

  • Student Life

We promote healthy balance of work, study and fun for our students. Whether you are studying from a distance, in a residency, or in an on-campus program, there are opportunities to be involved with other members of the RRU community. Please click here for more information about the clubs, event and volunteer opportunities.