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About the Program

Live and Study in Saanich

The Saanich Peninsula

The Saanich International Student Program (SISP) is part of Saanich Schools; a public school district located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, in the Greater Victoria region. The Saanich Peninsula offers suburban city and rural live, with easy access to the city of Victoria. A community of quaint ocean-side towns and breath taking nature awaits you.

Our Guiding Principles


Transforming lives and communities through intercultural experiences


The Saanich International Student Program is committed to ensuring each international student has the most enriching experience possible. We strive to provide a caring, safe and culturally rich environment in schools, homestays and the community.


• Connections
• Integrity
• Collaboration

Program Details

  • Established in 2001
  • Programs offered: Full Year, 1 Semester, Short Term
  • Specialized Programs: International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement
  • Programs offered in: English and French
  • Entrance Dates: September and February annually
  • Application Deadlines: Continuous