International Students
Before You Arrive

Once your Canada Study Permit is approved, you need to start preparing for your life in Canada and your academic studies at College of the Rockies.  In addition to arranging your accommodation and travel, it is important to make preparations for adapting to your studies.  Please  review the information on this site BEFORE YOU ARRIVE.  It includes important details for success in your exciting new educational journey.

A Guidebook for New International Students - includes helpful details on day-to-day life in your new home of Cranbrook BC

Orientation to Academic Success  - The Canadian classroom and instructor expectations may be very different from your home country.  Learn how to be successful in your classes and avoid common problems of new international students. 

Accessing online courses and instructor notes using MOODLE - Most courses at College of the Rockies have an online component where you can find important information about your courses such as instructor lecture notes and assignments.  We also offer some courses only in an online format.  At College of the Rockies, our instructors use MOODLE, a special online environment, to interact with students online.  Learn how to use MOODLE before you arrive.