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London District Catholic School Board
Admissions & Registration
International Students

​​​​​​We welcome applications, with payment of applicable fees, from international students seeking a Catholic secondary school education. Language support is offered in the schools, with a full ESL program offered at Catholic Central High School, London.​

International Student Application Guide
International Student Application Form
Custodianship Declaration Forms

International Student Application Process

To apply as an International Student for secondary school (Grades 9 to 12), please review the International Student Application Guide and required Terms of Admission Agreement.  The International student application period opens May 1st and ends September 1st prior to the start of each school year.  Apply early as late applications cannot be accepted.

Step 1:  
Complete the International Student Application and Custodianship Declaration Forms.  A non-refundable application fee of $350.00 is required.

Step 2:
Review the Terms of Admission Agreement and compile all required documentation including certified translations in English.  Once completed, sign the Terms of Admission Agreement to attend Catholic secondary school. 

Step 3:
Place the completed Application and signed Custodianship Forms, payment of required fees with 2 separate cheques and all documentation, attaching certified translations of documents in English in a secure, sealed envelope.  Send the completed Application package to:

​London District Catholic School Board​
Attention: Admissions Office​
5200 Wellington Road South
London, ON N6E 3X8​

Note: Please allow up to 2 weeks for processing of Applications and 6-8 weeks to apply for a Study Permit.

Step 4:
If accepted, the Admissions office will issue a letter for you to provide to the Canadian Embassy to apply for a Study Permit.  All International students must receive a Study Permit issued by Citizenship and Immigration Canada, valid for the full school year, before leaving their home country to attend school in Canada.  

Step 5:
All International students must contact the Admissions office upon their arrival in Canada to present their Study Permit and Passport prior to registration at the school.  Once the Terms of Admission have been validated, upon your arrival in Canada, you may contact the School's Guidance office to make an appointment to begin the registration process at the school.​

Please email admissions@ldcsb.ca for any questions/assistance.