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How can I extend my stay as a student?

New rules for prospective international students are now in effect (as of June 1, 2014).

Read about these changes and how they may impact you.

If you want to extend your stay in Canada, you should apply at least 30 days before your status expires.

For the steps to apply, see Extending your Stay as a student.

Temporary residents currently in Canada with a valid study or work permit must submit their application for a new temporary resident visa to the Case Processing Centre in Ottawa (CPC-O), or visa office that serves their country of nationality.

See also How can I extend my stay as visitor? and How can I extend my stay as a worker?


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