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International Students

Visa, Permits, & Immigration

Sprott Shaw College is a Citizenship Immigration Canada Designated Learning Institution. To apply for a study permit on or after June 1, 2014, you will need to include the Designated Learning Institution number (DLI #), which is the number that begins with the letter “O”, on your application form.

Our DLI# is O19278865162 and is registered with our Head Office in Burnaby, British Columbia.

For more information about the DLI, visit

Before you can apply to enter Canada as an international student, you must show proof that you have been accepted by Sprott Shaw College. If you are not a permanent resident or citizen of Canada and plan to study in Canada for more than six months, you will need a study permit.

Our international advisors are always standing by to provide students the general knowledge about country-specific visa applications, study/ work permits, visa extensions, and more. Please choose from below for more information regarding the following topics:


Study Permit

Temporary Resident Visa

Co-op/Internship Work Permit

Visitors Visa


Important: The content of this page was NOT issued by Sprott Shaw College. All information has been directed from the official Citizenship and Immigration Canada website. Sprott Shaw College will not be responsible for the accuracy and any changes of the information at any point of time.