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Information for International Counsellors

Thank you for the important work you do supporting your students! This resource page is designed for teachers and counsellors like you who advise international students. If you are a prospective student or applicant, please review the admissions information tailored for you.

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Upcoming Events

Careers & Co-op at Ryerson

On October 22, learn all about the Career & Co-Op Centre at Ryerson! Hear from Emily Jones, Senior Manager, Program & Curriculum Development, on the student experience through co-op opportunities. Please note, this webinar is open to both national and international counsellors.

Non-Academic Requirements

On November 26, tune in to hear from a panel of experts on Non-Academic Requirements across a range of programs at Ryerson. This will be a great opportunity to help inform your students as they gear up to prepare for their portfolios, auditions, essays and more! Please note, this webinar is open to both national and international counsellors.

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Please check back for additional upcoming events. In the meantime, find upcoming virtual opportunities on our International Virtual Events page.

Teacher and Counsellor Resources

We appreciate that it can be stressful applying for post-secondary studies. We’ve outlined further information and advice you can provide your students, whether they are current applicants or thinking about applying to Ryerson University in future.

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Recording: How to Apply Workshop for International Counsellors

Assisting students who are applying to Ryerson University? Watch a recording of our webinar focused on providing our international counsellor community with the resources and knowledge about the Ontario Universities’ Application (OUAC), admission requirements, application deadlines, and supporting documents required of international students.

Ryerson is pleased to recognize the academic achievements of our students through scholarships and awards. Once students have applied, they will have access to our online awards and scholarships platform, AwardSpring, which makes it easy to search for and apply for scholarships and awards.

Download our latest publications for students.

Scheduling a Virtual Visit

Book a Virtual School Visit for your high school - any time of year!

A Virtual School Visit is an opportunity for high schools around the globe to engage with Ryerson representatives in real time. If you are a teacher, counsellor or principal and would like to learn more about Ryerson University, we would be happy to connect with you and your students over the Zoom webinar platform. We can discuss Ryerson's programs, the admissions process, student life, and all other undergraduate opportunities as well as areas of interest specific to your school.

Contact Us

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International Enrolment Contact

General questions: intlcounsellors@ryerson.ca

Mailing Address

Ryerson University
350 Victoria Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5B 2K3

Office Hours

Monday to Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST

Ryerson University is a proud Higher Education Member of the Council of International Schools, and the National Association for College Admission Counseling.

CIS Member, OSCA/ACOSO, NACAC