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Helpful articles about studying abroad in Canada and the USA. Discover frequently asked questions about schools, immigration, job opportunities, and more.

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Cost of living in Canada

Cost of living in Canada   Canada is an amazing place to study. If it is your dream to study in Canada it is a good idea to learn a little about what the cost of living will be. Take a look at the

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Canadian study permit update – July 13, 2016

Canadian study permit update – July 13, 2016   Announced on July 13th, 2016 there are new changes to the study permit for International students wanting to study in Canada. Now officers will issue a study permit for the amount of time required for

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5 Tips for Studying English as a Second Language (ESL)

5 Tips for Studying English as a Second Language   As a student coming to Canada or the USA you may need to study English before you start your program. If you don’t have any of TOEFL or IELTS English

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10 beautiful places in Canada

10 beautiful places in Canada   Canada is a beautiful country. There are countless different places to visit, and we’ve listed ten. If you are an international student in Canada you may have the opportunity to visit some of these

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10 things to do on summer vacation

Things to do through your summer vacation as an international student   As an international student in Canada or the USA you will usually get the months of May, June, July and August as summer vacation. (If your semester started in September.) This is a

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Journey to success: ApplyBoard’s future

Journey to success: ApplyBoard’s future   ApplyBoard has had an amazing journey thus far. The company has grown so much over the past year and we are so excited for this new chapter. ApplyBoard has moved to our own office! We now

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Prepare for life in Canada or the USA

Prepare for life in Canada or the USA   Getting ready to study in North America can be a stressful yet exciting thing to do! Students will have to learn a new language, you will be concerned about doing well in school

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Employment guide for international students in the USA

Employment guide for international students in the USA   When studying in the USA there is a great opportunity for students to gain work experience. Being an international student in the USA you have the opportunity to work part time while you

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Study Abroad: Preparing for studies in Canada

Study Abroad: Preparing for studies in Canada   You know that you want to apply to a school in Canada, but the question is, are you prepared? The Canadian Government has recently made changes for international students wanting to come to Canada to study.

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Why study in the USA?

Why study in the USA?   There are so many reasons why a student would choose to study in the USA! There were over 1 million international students studying in the USA in the past school year (2017/2018). Did you know? 16 universities in the

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Winter in Canada

Winter season in Canada   Canada is known for its winter season! Since you will be new to Canada you have probably never experienced weather quite like this. The winter season consists of a lot of snow and cold temperatures.

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Major changes to the Canadian Citizenship Legislation

Major changes to the Canadian Citizenship Legislation   The liberal government recently introduced a bill that would change many parts of a previous bill about the Canadian citizenship legislation. This new legislation will make it easier for international students to

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The best of North America

Mercer 2016 quality of living rankings: The best of North America Every year, Mercer releases a report on the most desirable cities for international employees worldwide. Here’s the results for the top 5 cities to live in in North America.   San

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Top 10 highest paying jobs in the USA

Top 10 highest paying jobs in the USA   There are so many different type of jobs in the world! The United States Labor Statistics made the  May 2014 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates. This list was based on information

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Requirements for studying abroad: Canada and the USA

Requirements for studying abroad   ApplyBoard is here to make the process of applying to schools in North America easier. In this post you will learn about the requirements and documents you will need to apply for an Undergraduate, Postgraduate, or a

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Canada’s best jobs in 2015

Canada’s best jobs   Every year Canadian Business makes a list of Canada’s Best jobs. This list shows job with the highest growth rate and with the biggest pay. They use statistics from Statistics Canada and Employment and Social Development Canada to

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Types of fees for international study

Types of fees for international study   When applying to schools in Canada and the USA you need to know the different fees that you will have to pay. There are 4 different types of fees you will be paying