Welcome new international students! As you begin your program, be sure to complete the following steps to success at Conestoga:
Safe Arrival & Quarantine Plan
For students travelling to Canada, you must read, understand, and follow the
Safe Arrival & Quarantine Plan as you prepare to come to Canada. Each section contains critical information and mandatory steps you must complete prior to and after travelling to Canada.
The following steps are required to register and access your timetable on the Student Portal. To see the steps in video format, watch Registration Checklist - Winter 2022 Intake.
Note: A valid study permit is the only document accepted and is required to start your program. If you have uploaded one of the following visa documents – Passport Request (PPR), Visa, or Letter of Introduction (LOI) to complete registration, your study permit MUST be uploaded to the portal as soon as you arrive but NO LATER than the first day of class.
Note: If you have completed all of these steps and still can’t see your timetable within 24 hours, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*If your program is a course-based registration program, you will be required to build your own timetable. Visit
Course-based registration for instructions.
Submit proof of vaccination. Proof of vaccination can be uploaded online or through the Conestoga Mobile Safety App. Visit
vaccines for more information.
Confirm a reliable Internet connection to fully participate in your hybrid program
Confirm reliable access to a computer that meets the specifications required for your program
Log in to your online Conestoga accounts. This includes:
Participate in your online Program Orientation
Participate in your online International Welcome
See International Orientation for details.
Complete Conestoga 101 (CON0101)
An online mandatory course, available on
eConestoga. Conestoga 101 is an overview of the supports, services, and opportunities available to you throughout your time at Conestoga.
Read and understand Conestoga's Student Rights and Responsibilities Policy
Understand your health insurance plan and coverage
Detailed information is available on the