The following information is only for students who are currently in P.E.I. and plan to leave P.E.I. during the holiday break and whose program is being delivered in a blended format for the second semester starting in January 2021. Please read all the information below very carefully. To confirm your program delivery method visit this page.
Please follow the steps below in order to be authorized to re-enter the province. We strongly recommend that you not finalize your travel plans until you have received your pre-travel approval from the Province of Prince Edward Island.
NOTE: If you are unable to provide the Province of Prince Edward Island with a 14-day self-isolation plan that meets the Province's requirements, you may be housed in a provincially approved self-isolation location. If this is the case, you must make sure that you arrive on Prince Edward Island no later than January 4, 2021. You will be responsible for the cost of this isolation and the Government of PEI will make arrangements with you regarding payment options.
HOW TO OBTAIN PRE-TRAVEL APPROVAL
To apply for pre-travel approval follow these steps:
When you arrive in Prince Edward Island you MUST travel directly to your pre-planned self-isolation location. Only students who indicated on the Holland College online Pre-Travel Approval Form that they require the government arranged self-isolation location will receive more information regarding this plan.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
You MUST follow the steps outlined above.
You must also ensure that you are eligible to re-enter Canada and are exempt from any federal travel restrictions. You are responsible for ensuring that you are eligible to re-enter Prince Edward Island prior to leaving the province, and that you are eligible to re-enter Canada when you return. Please do not leave Prince Edward Island unless you are certain that you meet all requirements outlined by the Government of Canada.
If you are not eligible to enter Canada prior to your program start date, please inform us as soon as possible.
HOW TO DETERMINE IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO ENTER CANADA
This Government of Canada webpage outlines who is eligible to enter Canada. Visit the page often, as some of these restrictions could change daily, weekly, or monthly. Holland College is a Designated Learning Institute (DLI ) with a COVID-19 readiness plan that has been approved by IRCC and the Province of Prince Edward Island to receive international students who have approved study permits and are required to be on campus in order to continue in their program.
Only students with a fully approved study permit will be eligible to enter Canada.
NOTE: If you do not follow the provincial and federal government pre-travel approval guidelines you will not be able to travel to Canada or to Prince Edward Island, and you may not be able to attend Holland College classes this winter.
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