Online applications opening soon

Application requests will reopen on July 15, 2019.

For September 2019 start, application requests will reopen on July 15, 2019. Apply by September 6, 2019. For January 2020 or May 2020 start, application requests will open a couple of months prior to your term start.

As a new international student, you will be matched with a mentor based on your academic program and any specific preferences that you specify through the online form.

For more information email Please note, that we have a limited number of mentors during the Summer term.

If you have not heard from your mentor shortly after your new international student orientation, please contact and we will try our best to connect you with your mentor.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Who is a mentor?

    A mentor is a current CapU student, either a Canadian citizen or an international student, who has been a student at CapU for at least two terms. Your mentor will guide you during your studies, help you learn about Canadian culture and customs, and invite you to international student events to create social connections.
  2. Who is a mentee?

    A mentee is an international student new to CapU and/or Vancouver.