Welcome to the International Student Centre (ISC) at the University of Windsor!
Connect with us!
The doors to the ISC are now open for limited in-person services, Monday through Friday from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.
If you are planning to travel to Canada, please review the information on the COVID-19 Travel Guide.
If you are a newly arrived student, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com for further assistance. A virtual Softlanding session is available for new students via Blackboard. For all other matters, please connect with us via email or Blackboard.
UPDATE: The University of Windsor is approved to reopen to international students from outside of Canada.
UWindsor is on the approved list of designated learning institutions (DLIs) that have reopened to asymptomatic international students from outside of Canada. International students who have been approved for a study permit can now travel to Canada for their studies.
Please click on the blue bar below for general information and travel updates.
If you are a NEW or RETURNING student looking to travel to Windsor/Canada please review the following information:
UPDATE: In-Person Soft-Landing Program
Are you a newly arrived student? The International Student Centre (ISC) is offering the Soft-Landing Program from April 25 - May 13. Soft-Landing will help incoming international students get settled in Windsor and begin their new life at the University of Windsor. During an in-person Soft-Landing session, you will attend a presentation by one of our Soft-Landing volunteers on topics related to being a UWindsor Student and go on a guided campus tour by our knowledgeable volunteers.
Soft-Landing will be provided at the following times between April 25 - May 13:
Mondays 10AM - 11AM
Tuesdays 11AM - 12PM
Fridays 1PM - 2PM
International Student Centre
Laurier Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 204
*Note that this session does not require you to sign up in advance, spots will be available on a first-come first-serve basis. Please make sure to have your Safe Lancer filled in before coming to the ISC.
The International Student Centre continues to provide support and services as follows:
- ISC Blackboard Live Virtual Services (current students only -check for times through the ISC Blackboard page)
- General inquiries related to International Student services and supports: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Green Shield (OHIP Equivalent Health Coverage) email@example.com
- Student Exchange firstname.lastname@example.org
- Study Permit, VISA and Immigration questions: email@example.com
- Tax questions (from February until April 30 of each year): firstname.lastname@example.org
Many resources are also available for current students through ISC’s Blackboard site. If you can't find the answers you're looking for on our website, on Blackboard or by using the ask.uwindsor.ca site, please visit the ISC Virtual Front Desk! You can access the Virtual Front Desk through our Blackboard site by clicking on "ISC Virtual Lounge" in the left-hand menu. We are happy to help in any way we can!
Attention new students: please complete the Soft Landing Arrival Form if you haven't already done so.
International Student Centre
University of Windsor
2nd Floor Laurier Hall
401 Sunset Ave, Windsor, ON N9B 3P4
(519) 253-3000 Ext 3938