Project Description and Funder

Learn more about ISC

COSTI Immigrant Services coordinates and administers the bilingual International Student Connect project across Ontario. Its purpose is to provide relevant resources and an appropriate service response to the settlement needs of international students and their families. The project is funded by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration.

Pilot Program Partners

The International Student Connect Project serves international students together with partners from the following educational institutions and settlement agencies:

Settlement Agencies

  1. Catholic Centre for Immigrants (CCI)
  2. Catholic Cross-cultural Services (CCS)
  3. Centre for Immigrant and Community Services(CICS)
  4. Conseil Économique et Social d’Ottawa-Carleton (CESOC)
  5. Culturelink Settlement Services
  6. New Canadian Center of Excellence Inc. (NCCE)
  7. North York Community House
  8. St. Claire College and University of Windsor
  9. Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office (TNO)
  10. Thunder Bay Multicultural Association (TBMA)
  11. YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford
  12. YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

Educational Institutions

  1. University of Ottawa – English & French
  2. Centennial College
  3. University of Toronto
  4. York University
  5. Seneca College
  6. George Brown College
  7. Lakehead University
  8. Confederation College
  9. Mohawk College
  10. Wilfrid Laurier
  11. Georgian College
  12. Humber College
  13. Durham College