International Students

International Student Wellness

The International and Exchange Student Centre (IESC) offers a full range of programs and services to support international students during their stay at Western. Individual assistance (advising and counselling) is available for international students through the IESC.

To book an appointment to receive advising or counselling services, please do so here.

The International and Exchange Student Centre launched an entire website dedicated to student wellness. Please visit to access a variety of resources and reading for international students.

For Western students outside Canada:

As a member of International SOS, support services are available 24/7.  Emotional Support services through International SOS (ISOS) entitles you to up to five sessions of structured counseling with a mental health counselor.

You can contact ISOS 24/7 via phone (1-215-942-8479 or any of the Assistance Center phone numbers, collect calls accepted), or through the Assistance AppLogin to access Western's (including the Affiliated University Colleges) ISOS membership number.