How do I choose courses at my host university?
Students are expected to carry sufficient courses to maintain full-time status as defined by Cape Breton University and courses must be approved by your home institution.
*Please consult with your academic advisor to ensure the courses you have chosen will meet your degree requirements at your home institution.
After selecting your courses and having them approved by your school, consult with CBU’s Exchange Coordinator to assist you with registering.
When will I receive my acceptance letter?
Acceptance letters will be issued following processing of your application and receipt and verification of your final transcript.
Do I need a Visa?
Please determine which documents you will require and apply to the appropriate government offices (i.e. embassy, high commission, consulates, etc.) of your host country nearest to your residence.
http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/information/applications/extend-student.asp (Study Permit) http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/information/applications/visa.asp (Temporary Resident Visa)
What can I expect during my stay at CBU?
The following link will provide you with an indication of what you can expect during your stay at Cape Breton University including but not limited to: fees, tourist attractions, climate, shopping, and dining.