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Important announcement – please read carefully.

Effective January 7, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. EST, all air passengers, including international students, will be required to test negative for COVID-19 before travelling from another country to Canada. For more information on this new travel condition, see Pre-departure COVID-19 testing and negative results to be required for all air travellers coming to Canada

In response to the City of Toronto's lockdown, Humber's International Centre offices are closed for in-person visits and phone services until further notice. To contact us online, please use our Contact Form

Students can find a complete list of programs with downloads including program and course details at Current Student Resources

For information on which services on campus remain open, please monitor Humber Updates

We will continue to process applications for upcoming intakes. Current approximate application processing time is approximately six weeks. Please check Humber Updates for the most up-to-date information. Please also check Humber Colleges and Humber Global’s social media accounts.

Planning to begin your studies at Humber? Here's what you need to know about study permits, refunds, and post-graduation work permits

If you have any questions, we will respond as soon as possible, please get in touch by using this Contact Form

Humber College's COVID-19 Readiness Plan Approved

Arrival Rules

Be sure you are wearing a mask as you leave the airplane. After you exit the airplane, follow the airport signs to go to customs and immigration counter. Should you need help with directions or have other questions, ask one of the airport or airline staff members.

In the Airport

Travelers entering Canada by air or by land must provide their basic info, quarantine plan and mandatory hotel stopover booking through:

And be screened by a border services officer or quarantine officer to assess symptoms. Before you present yourself to the immigration officer, make sure you have the following documents handy:

  • Letter of introduction
  • Valid Passport 
  • Valid Temporary Resident VISA or eTA 
  • Letter of acceptance from your institution 
  • Proof of funds for the duration of your stay in Canada 
  • Proof you have paid your deposit to Humber. You will find your receipt by checking MyHumber under Student Account. 
  • Any other documents you used when you applied for your Study Permit (find list here, which includes an immigration medical examination for those travelling from outside the United States) 
  • Your detailed Quarantine Plan – including your mandatory hotel stopover booking (a paper copy in addition to what you have added to the ArriveCAN app) 
  • Plane ticket

Click here for more information. When you do reach the border services line:

  • Wait for your turn in the line/queue to be called by the immigration officer
  • Present yourself with the immigration documents
  • Upon verification & immigration questions, the officer may issue you a valid study permit and stamp your passport
  • The immigration officer may also issue you a SIN card document [The Social Insurance Number (SIN) is a 9 digit number that you need to work in Canada or to have access to government programs and benefits] click here for more info
  • The immigration officer will redirect you to proceed further towards baggage claim

Connect to Wi-Fi at Pearson

While at Pearson Airport, you can use free Wi-Fi courtesy of American Express.

Log in to free Wi-Fi at the airport:

Step One
Select “Toronto Pearson Wi-Fi” from the list of available networks.

Step Two
The American Express landing page will open. If you do not see this page, go to

Step Three
Accept the terms and conditions.

Step Four
Select “Connect to Wi-Fi.”

For help, call 1-800-880-4117 or email

Travel From The Airport

Upon clearing the immigration, proceed to the baggage claim area. Once you have picked up your luggage, proceed to the next CBSA checkpoint, where you'll show the officer your Declaration Card and your receipt if you paid duty and taxes (if applicable).

You must not take public transportation (TTC, GO Transit) when leaving the airport. ONLY private transportation (taxi, Uber) is allowed to travel between the airport and your mandatory hotel stopover location.

You and your co-arriving family are expected to arrive to your mandatory hotel stopover accomodation directly from the airport. No planned or unplanned stops during travel to the mandatory hotel stopover location is permitted.