Application Instructions - Cowichan Valley School District

Before you begin


The Cowichan Valley International Student Program will only accept complete applications using our secure online application system. Mailed, emailed, or faxed applications are no longer accepted. Incomplete applications will not be processed. You have 14 days to complete the application once started, and after 14 days you will receive a warning notification that your appliation may expire and auto-delete.


Before you begin the online application process, please make sure you have collected all the necessary information. This includes names and birthdates of everyone living in the home. While you are in this program, you are required to inform our homestay office of anyone moving in or out of the home. You are also required to provide Criminal Record Checks to the homestay office when someone over the age of 18 moves in to your home, or when someone in the home reaches the age of 18.