Discover Alberta and its world class education system!

The tour offers you an opportunity to visit Alberta and experience first-hand the province's beauty and diversity and, most importantly, the quality of the education system. You will visit high schools in urban, suburban and rural areas, participate in cultural activities, meet with international education students studying in Alberta, meet with school authority international student program representatives, visit homestay families, and sightsee.

When is the tour?

Agent familiarization tours occur every 2 years. The next tour is anticipated to take place May/June 2020.

Top 5 impressions of the Familiarization Tour:

  1. Impressed by advanced education facilities
  2. Understood that schools in Alberta provide good environments for international students
  3. Learned more about educational quality in Alberta, students life and homestay systems
  4. Inspired by very friendly and enthusiastic school division officials, principals and teachers, as well as local and international students
  5. Met many wonderful people

Who do I contact for more information?

Contact details can be found at the bottom of this page.


Connect with International Education Services:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-2035
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Email: [email protected]

Main Floor, 44 Capital Boulevard
10044 108 Street
Edmonton, Alberta  T5J 5E6