Lakehead University is committed to helping you achieve your academic goals. As you transition to Lakehead, and throughout your degree, we have a wide range of services in place to help you.
Our international advisors are here to give you one-on-one guidance in all the matters specific to you as an international student. We can help you with any questions you might have about:
Zoom Advising from Home:
Connect with International Student Advisors from the comfort of your own home any weekday morning through Zoom Advising available Mondays through Fridays between 9 am - 12 pm.
Connect In Person:
To request an appointment with an International Student Advisor, contact us:
Thunder Bay Campus:
|Visa and Immigration Appointments and Workshops|
You have access to the services of Lakehead University's regulated International Student Immigration Advisor, who is designated through ICCRC (Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council). The advisor is here to help you with all immigration matters during your studies at Lakehead through one-on-one appointments and workshops.
|Peer Mentor Program|
Lakehead International’s Peer Mentor program pairs up experienced Lakehead students with a small group of new international students to help them:
The Peer Mentor program organizes activities for all participants. It is a great way to meet new students and explore your new home.
The Conversation Club is a program designed by the International Student Centre for students to improve their conversational skills in English. It promotes intercultural engagement and gives them the opportunity to meet in small groups, meet new people, practice their English, make friends and add to their co-curricular.
|Student Support Services|
|In addition to supports offered specifically through our International Centre, Lakehead offers broad supports available across campus. Follow the links below to gain more information on the many supports you can access as a student.|