International Student Services

Emily Carr welcomes outstanding international students from over 50 countries.

Welcome to Emily Carr University!

International Student Advising is here to support your educational journey and commitment to growth as a creative practitioner.

Our world need artists and designers and we celebrate your decision to further your education in the creative field with us at ECU.

We aim to promote your success in learning through the provision of guidance and support as you engage in a new and exciting Canadian education experience.

We can’t wait to meet you!

Contact Us

Are you a current degree student with questions about visas, health care, working and living in Canada? We're here to help!

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Ivy Qu

International Student Advisor

Pronouns: She/Her

604-844-3800 ext. 2888 |

Hello! My name is Ivy Qu, and I am the International Student Advisor here at Emily Carr.

In my role, I help with study permits, visas and healthcare (BC MSP + Guard.Me), getting a SIN number and adjusting to life in Vancouver.

I am available to meet by appointment (you can book via here). My office is located in the Student Commons.

Contact the International Student Advisor