Real Stories

Moving to Richmond, BC


By Michael Ma, an international student from China studying at Hugh McRoberts Secondary School. Read more from Michael here. Hello, this is Michael. Hailing from Shenzhen, China, I am a social extrovert with a passion in leadership and volunteerism. I arrived in the quiet suburb of Richmond, BC in 2015. On that very first day, I […] Read More »

Leaving home for a year


By Letizia Torri, international student from Italy studying at Riverside Secondary School Deciding to study in Canada was the best decision of my life! I left Italy on August 26 very early in the morning. I remember my emotions like it was yesterday, even though it actually was months ago. At the airport, I remember myself crying.Just in […] Read More »

Congratulations to the 7th Annual StudyinBC Winner!


Thank you for entering the Study in BC contest. The winner will be announced in early January! 😀 — Study in BC (@StudyinBC) December 20, 2018 Our 7th Annual StudyinBC Contest is now closed. Thank you to all the BC international students who sent in their superb stories. We loved seeing your journey through […] Read More »