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IESC services

IESC Events


Social, cultural and informative events offered.

Peer Guide Program


For all new students - Peer Guides provide friendly support and assistance with cultural and transition issues.

English Conversation


English Conversation Program (ECP) is for students (and spouses) who want to enhance spoken English skills.


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IESC Welcome Team available to assist and support newly arrived international students with questions about settling in.

Porch Light Program

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The Porch Light Program provides support to first-year female international students, connecting them with the London community.

Global Cafe

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Connect with international and Canadian students at our weekly drop-in gatherings.

Individual Assistance

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Individual assistance with Canadian government regulations, cultural or academic transitions, financial, social, personal and other concerns.

Income Tax


Learn about Canadian Income Taxes.



Information and assistance with study/work permits, visas and immigration-related matters.