Emily Carr seeks to ensure a rewarding educational, artistic, and cultural experience for all students, and recognizes the benefits that international students bring to the University. Vancouver is a city that celebrates its multicultural tapestry, and the University offers international students a chance to thrive in its rich artistic environment.
Coming to Emily Carr means an opportunity to meet people and share your culture and ideas with others. The International Office offers arrival programs in September and January, with orientations to the University. Its staff are dedicated to providing advising and support services for international students throughout their studies, and regularly hosts social events for students to engage with others in the Emily Carr community.
This term, Emily Carr has 354 international and exchange students from 56 countries, with the largest numbers coming from the USA, China, Korea and Central and South America.