International Admissions Process
Sunview College welcomes international students from around the world. Sunview College, founded in 1998, is a registered Private Career College under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005 providing education in Business, Healthcare, Hospitality, Management and Technology. We are a proud member of Career Colleges Ontario (CCO) and National Association of Career Colleges (NACC). Sunview College is duly approved by the provincial government as a Designated Learning Institute to host international students since June 2014. Our DLI Number is O19395164201 – Click here to verify.
If you are interested in studying at Sunview College, please review the steps provided below carefully-
Step 1: Choose the program that you would like to pursue. For complete list of our programs check out our programs page
Step 2: Fill out and sign the Sunview International Student Application Form Make sure you submit the completed and signed application along with a photocopy of the following supporting documents:
- Copy of Passport
- Educational certificates and transcripts
- Proof of Language Proficiency
Step 3: Upon receipt of your completed application form and supporting documents, we will check your eligibility and offer you free Conditional Offer of Acceptance.
Step 4: You will be required to pay non-refundable fee of $500 for confirmation of admission and to issue Letter of acceptance. This fee is considered towards program fee once visa is issued. For payment information – Click here
Step 5: Once the Letter of acceptance is issued, you will be sent the copy of contract to fill and sign, following which your 25% tuition fee payment can be made through bank transfer. Any bank transaction charges must be paid by the student.
Step 6: Once you receive your Letter of Acceptance and tuition fee receipt , you will have to submit the letter along with other supporting documents to apply for your Study Permit. See “Student Visa” tab to view instructions on how to apply and the list of documents required.
Step 7: Upon receiving a decision on your study permit, please provide a copy of your study permit decision to firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE : International Students already attending another University or College in Canada who wish to transfer to Sunview College should contact our International Admissions Department through email at email@example.com or call to set up a personal appointment at (905) 279-0123.
Also take a look at Transfer Credits for further information.
International Admission Requirements
International students will require to submit following documents before the start of their program at Sunview College:
- A completed and signed International Student Application
- Temporary Resident Visa (TRV) and/or Study Permit (depending on your country)
- Valid Passport
- Academic Transcripts
- High School, College, University or Technical School Diploma
- The Sunview College entrance exam (Wonderlic or Ontario Secondary School Diploma equivalent evaluation test)
- Proof of Language Proficiency (if required)
NOTE: Academic Diplomas must be verified by a third-party credential evaluation service provider.
Students coming from a country where English is NOT the official language are required to meet any ONE of the following language criteria
- Submit valid and official test results from any one of the following testing authorities. Minimum required scores for each are provided below:
- IELTS (Academic): An overall score of 5.0
- TOEFL: 500 PBT, 185 CBT, 74-766
- PTE (Academic) with a minimum 50 overall
- Duolingo : 75-80
- iBT TOEIC: 775
- Cambridge: CAE or CPC band of 5.5
- Take the Sunview College English Language Placement Test and score a minimum of 6
- Successfully complete the CLB level Nine of an approved ESL program
- Successfully complete an ESL course from an accredited language school, complete an international school year or foundations year pathways program.
- Provide a transcript documenting at least one year of post-secondary education where English was the only medium of instruction.
- This must be a full-time program where the applicant passed with a mark of at least 75% or B grade.
- Students should send copies of their English language studies for an assessment and submit a certified copy of their transcripts to be evaluated by Sunview College as equivalent to a Canadian High School Diploma (Grade 12).
- For students who were educated in a country where English IS the official language, only a certified copy of the students’ transcripts is required to be submitted. This will be evaluated by Sunview College as equivalent to a Canadian High School Diploma (Grade 12).
Important Documents to Download
Submitting Your Application
You can email your completed and signed International Student Application and supporting documents (see above) to the following address. If you are mailing your documents, please make sure that you leave ample time for us to receive your documents before the deadline. Late applications will not be processed.
If you plan to mail your application to us, use the following address:
DLI #: O19395164201
8897 The Gore Road
ON, L6P 2L1
Alternatively, you may email us your application and a scanned copy of all your documents to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are applying through an agent, we advise you to please consult with them on the documents you need and make sure you email us clear scanned copies of your documents. Illegible copies will not be processed and may delay admission.
Students may request Airport Pick-up services by email or fax. The request must be received at least 1 week before your arrival date. $150 CAD Fee for Airport Pick-up service. A representative from Sunview College will meet your flight at the Airport. Upon arrival, Sunview College will make sure that students reach their accommodations safely.
Medical Health Insurance
Medical health insurance is mandatory for all international students studying in Canada. The cost of health insurance is not included in the tuition fees. We are partnered with Guard Me International Insurance. For a quote, please go to Guard Me.
Students should consult with either Sunview College directly or with an authorized representative from your home country about living arrangements while studying in Canada. To help ensure a place to live, it is suggested that this decision be made prior to your start date of chosen program. There is a placement service fee of $ 200 CAD.
We provide Computer Rooms which are the perfect place to surf the Internet and check e-mail for free, work on class assignments or just surf the Web.
We will assist students to access information about transportation routes, banking, hospitals, medical clinics, local shopping malls, grocery stores, main attractions, movie theaters, and other cultural events throughout the year. While you are studying here, don’t forget to explore the many cultural event and activities that Canada and Toronto have to offer. Many of these activities include visiting a number of museums, parks, sporting events including NHL hockey games, Canada Day Fireworks, Niagara Falls, Music festivals, and much more.
Applying for a Visa
Once you receive your Letter of Acceptance, you will need to submit the letter along with other supporting documents to apply for your Study Permit. You can visit http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/information/applications/student.asp or download and fill out the following documents:
You will need to visit your nearest Canadian High Commission to apply for your Canadian Study Permit. Make sure you provide them with a fully completed and accurate Study Permit Application Form with all required supporting documents, and act as per their requirements to ensure a positive outcome of your visa application.
Upon a receipt of a response from the Canadian High Commission, you should immediately inform us of the outcome of your application.
- If approved, proceed with the payment of the balance due of the tuition fee + cost of books + cost of certifications exam – if any, and get the upcoming schedule from us and make sure that you arrive in Canada on time to start your study.
- If your Canadian Study Permit application is denied, you may request a revised Letter of Acceptance with a new program start date in order for you to file an appeal.
Your request for a revised Letter of Acceptance is valid for 3 months from the visa refusal date. There will be $100 fee to re-issue a new LOA. If you want to request a refund, you need to send us a copy of the Visa Refusal letter via e-mail to email@example.com. A fee of $500 will be charged. The remaining fees will be refunded in 3-4 weeks.
So you’ve made it! Congratulations! You are now about to embark on one of the most unforgettable and unique experiences of your life. We realize that moving this far across the Atlantic is a big decision, and we’d like to make it worthwhile. Canada has a lot to offer you as a newcomer, in education, careers, cultural attractions, scenic beauty and much more.
Excited yet? Consider this: you will be living in one of the top 5 cities in the world – ranked on many lists (including the United Nations) for safety, cleanliness, and natural beauty. Toronto, Canada’s corporate capital and largest city (North America’s 5th largest) is home to about 4 million people, which include over 80 cultures and languages from around the world.
Living in Toronto, you will have access to some of the best attractions, including an impressive theatre scene and nightlife rivaled only by New York and London, seasonal international film, cultural and music festivals and events, not to mention a whole range of vibrant cultural neighbourhoods and international cuisines, all easily accessible by public transit. Should you want to explore some of Ontario’s natural beauty, you can always take a drive through the breathtaking countryside, try out some outdoor adventures, or visit Niagara Falls, and then go wine-tasting in our world-class wine region.
Canada is an international leader in computer and information technologies and has a reputation for excellence in a number of sectors including telecommunications, transportation, and engineering, specifically:
- Urban Transport
- Hydroelectric and nuclear power
- Lasers and optoelectronics
- Food and Beverage processing
- Ocean and Environmental Engineering
The Canadian IT Sector
The key IT and Telecommunication companies in Toronto include Amdahl, AT & T Canada, Bell Canada, Celestica Inc., ClearNet Communications, C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures, Cyberplex, Interactive Media, ExtendMedia, IBM Canada, ICE Integrated Communications & Entertainment, Rogers Communications, Xerox.
The Canadian IT sector, which includes computing and telecommunications hardware, software and services companies, represents $65 billion in revenue annually. Of that national figure, the companies in Toronto represent approximately $25 billion annually.
A highly educated labor force characterizes Toronto’s IT and Telecommunications industry. According to the Worldwide IT Benchmark Project of Howard Rubin and Associates, Canadian Software developers were the world’s top producers with 14,000 lines of code per professional per year.
International Education Agent
Sunview College, located in the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada has campuses that are strategically located in the growing communities of Ontario. Sunview College offers a variety of Diploma, Post Graduate Diplomas and Certificate courses that prepare students for the current job market. Programs at Sunview College are focused to offer skill based training with a unique blend of theory and practice to make students job-ready.
Sunview College is duly approved by the provincial government as a Designated Learning Institute to host international students since June 2014. Our DLI Number is – O19395164201 – Click here to verify.
We host international students from around the world and are proud to partner with International education agents representing various countries who help students fulfill their dream of Canadian education. Sunview College approves Agent agreements for educational agents who are actively engaged in student recruitment activities and reflect a professional approach towards students and college. Agents must possess experience and knowledge to guide students considering the latest immigration policies issued by IRCC.
Our Education agents are provided direct contact to our International Admissions Team that works closely with them to provide timely information to agents for registering prospective students. We provide free Conditional Offer of Acceptance to students after assessing students document and matching them with the program that best suits their academic profile. Letter of acceptance is issued to students once the non-refundable fee of $500 is submitted and admission is confirmed. This fee is considered towards program fee once visa is issued.
If you are interested in becoming an International Education Agent, please send us a completed Agent Application form along with your company
profile. You can contact our International Admissions Department at:
8897 The Gore Road
Tel: 905-279-0123 ext. 5550