Post-Graduation Work Permit Information Session

Updated on April 20, 2022:

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This event took place on Thursday, April 7, 2022. Below are the presentation slides from the presentation:


Are you an international student? Are you about to complete your UVic program or have you recently completed your UVic program? 

You may be eligible for a post-graduation work permit (PGWP) to stay in Canada to work after graduation.

Information session topics include:

  • What is a post-graduation work permit?
  • Who can apply?
  • How to apply?
  • Validity period
  • Documentation needed to apply
  • COVID considerations
  • Frequently asked questions

Audience: UVic Division of Continuing Studies students

Students should also review the information on the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) website.