Do not book any travel arrangements until you have met all of the requirements. Check out our resources below to learn about all the requirements!
Starting October 1, 2022, all COVID-19 border requirements, including vaccination, mandatory use of ArriveCAN, and any testing and quarantine/isolation requirements will end for all travellers entering Canada whether by land, air, or sea.
Traveling to Canada
Not sure how to get started or what steps to take so that you can travel to Canada?
Check out our suggested steps below.
You will need to bring many different documents with you so that you can enter Canada. Be sure to bring:
- A Port of Entry letter of introduction – Print this document!
- A valid TRV or eTA
- A valid passport
- A letter of acceptance from Brock University
- If applicable, bringing a Brock confirmation of enrollment letter is recommended, to attest your purpose of entering Canada is to study.
- Proof of funds
- A valid immigration medical examination, if required
When possible, it is important that you have a printed copy of all documents to avoid any issues with loading digital copies.
Now that you have gathered all your important documents, it is time to prepare for your travels. Please do the following at least 3 days before you plan to travel:
- Confirm your flight information and airport pickup arrangements
- Pack all your required documents (see Step 1) in an easily accessible location
- Read our Recommended Packing List to assist you as you plan on what to bring with you to Canada!
- Purchase a mask or face covering to wear throughout your travel; this is not mandatory, but it is highly recommended
Before you travel, you may contact Border Information Services for more information. A border services officer will make a final decision on your eligibility to enter Canada when you arrive.
Resources Upon Arrival
Once you arrive, you might need some additional resources to get started. Please check out some helpful links below:
Brock does NOT currently have transportation from the airport. However, you may want to consider the following airport transport companies:
Niagara Air Bus
If you haven’t yet found a place to live in Canada, there are a few hotel options you can choose from:
Holiday Inn & Suites
For long-term accommodations, Brock Off-Campus living has many resources to assist you in finding a place!
Brock is committed to delivering to students a high-quality education and providing an outstanding experience while taking steps to address COVID-19. You can find more information on this FAQ page.
We understand that adjusting to life in a new country isn’t always easy! Please check out some resources below to help you as you begin to live in Canada:
- Get to Know Canada, Ontario, & Brock
- Life in Canada tab on our Pathway to Success Sakai Site
- NOTE: you must be logged in to Sakai first for the link to work