Preparing to arrive
Congratulations on your acceptance to Coast Mountain College!
Here, you will find information and resources to prepare for your journey. We are here to help. Contact us for support if you have any questions prior to or after arriving.
COVID-19 travel update
As of April 22, 2021
The Government of Canada will suspend flights from India and Pakistan for a period of 30 days. During that period, passengers who travel to Canada from India via an indirect route will need to obtain a pre-departure negative COVID-19 molecular test result from a third country before continuing their journey to Canada. To see the full news release visit here.
New requirements for entry to Canada as of February 22, 2021
Travelers entering Canada will be required to take a COVID 19 testing upon arrival. While waiting for results, travelers will need to stay at a government designated hotel – cost of testing and hotel stay to be paid by the traveler. Travelers are required to book a government-authorized hotel for 3 nights prior to departure to Canada. The mandatory 14 day quarantine must still be completed after receiving negative results. Please read the latest news release for more information. For further information regarding the mandatory testing upon and arrival and stay at a government designated hotel, please visit the Government of Canada website.
Please notify our international student advisor, Myrna Ordona before you make any travel plans.
Travel to Prince Rupert
Air Canada is temporarily suspending flights to and from Prince Rupert - YPR (as of January 18th 2021). Air Canada is the only commercial air carrier that travels to and from Prince Rupert. The closest airport located to the community is approximately 2 hours away in Terrace, which is still in operation. To find out more please visit our Getting here page.