Why Students Are Choosing To Go To College in Canada Instead of the United States
Canadian schools, on the other hand, have seen a dramatic increase in applications from abroad. For example, Wilfrid Laurier University
reported 32 percent increase in applications from abroad, McMaster University
reported a 33 percent increase and the University of Toronto
(Canada's top-ranked and largest university) saw a 20 increase. ...
Student recruitment professionals
attribute the decline in applications to the United States to concern about visa policy. According to The Washington Post
, the Department of Homeland Security is considering a proposal that would require foreign students to reapply for permission to study in the United States every year they attend school."
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Publication Date: 8/11/2017