Frequently Asked Questions

Before you come

International Student FAQ

  • What are my responsibilities as a potential CNC student?

  • What do I need to apply to the College of New Caledonia?

  • What is the application process?

  • What is the refund policy?

  • Where can I find an application form?

  • What is the application deadline?

  • How long before I will hear back about my acceptance?

  • Can I check on a friend's/relative's offer letter?

  • How much money do I need to show in my account for the study permit?

  • What housing/accommodation options do international students have while attending CNC?

  • How do I get from the airport to my accommodation?

Student Life

International Student FAQ - Student Life

  • What does the term “medical insurance coverage” mean? How do I apply?

  • I don’t have a car. How can I get around in Prince George?

  • Does the College have any student activities or events and where can we find more information?

  • Can I work? How much can I work? Can I work during the break between semesters?

  • Can my family come to visit me?

Academic Process

International Student FAQ - Academic Process

  • If I have trouble in my classes, where can I go for help?

  • Who do we talk to about any program or course concerns while at CNC?

  • Where can I find information about which post-secondary institutions I can transfer my CNC credit to?

  • I’m having difficulty getting all the classes I want. Why can’t I register in all the classes I need this semester?

  • Why did I not get into the ‘Management 255’ course?

  • How can I pay my tuition?

  • What is the IELTS requirement?

  • Can I switch programs and will I be able to use the credits from the courses I have previously taken?

  • Are International students eligible for bursaries and scholarships?

Policies and Procedure

International Students FAQ - Policies and Procedures

  • When can I take a break in my studies?

  • My Study Permit is going to expire, what can CNC do?

  • Where can we submit feedback about an international agent?

  • Does CNC have a formal Complaint Resolution Policy?

  • What is a prerequisite?

  • What is Academic Probation?

  • Is ‘Academic Probation’ and ‘Requirement to Withdrawal’ different?

  • Does the College of New Caledonia put a cap on the number of international students they intake?

CNC's Designated Learning Institution Number

019360977332