International Student and Study Abroad Centre

The International Student and Study Abroad Centre (ISSAC) is a resource and campus partner for all students, staff, and faculty. ISSAC is dedicated to fostering a welcoming, globally aware and engaged campus community.

Mon to Fri, 8:30am - 4:30pm, Drop-in, 9:00am - 12:00pm


The International Student and Study Abroad Centre offers programs and services for:

Drop in advising is offered from Monday to Friday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

Building Bridges

  • An opportunity for international, Aboriginal and domestic students to learn and build multicultural relationships and understanding in formal and semiformal activities, workshops, sharing circles and events.
  • Help students to learn about one anothers identities and their own

Building Bridges

Global Connections Lounge

A place where you can relax with friends, enjoy your lunch, study or get involved.

Global Connections Lounge


  • Derek Tannis, Manager
  • Leslie Bowditch, International Education Officer
  • Pirita Mattola, International Education Officer
  • Zoe Zhou, International Education Officer
  • Davida Bentham, International Education Officer
  • Karen Janzen, Clerical Assistant
  • Dmitriy Chesnakov, Student Assistant
  • Taylor Doll, Student Assistant
  • Devin Clemens, Student Assistant
  • Dijana Sneath, Student Assistant