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Headlines for February 22, 2024


The Montreal Gazette
As Concordia and McGill struggle, other Canadian universities see rise in out-of-province applications

Queen’s experienced a 6% increase from outside Ontario, while UBC says interest from other provinces is “trending up.”

CBC News Brunswick
Cap on international students has formula that may keep N.B. from reaching its 5,580 quota

Ottawa also capped acceptance letters though many who get them from N.B. schools don’t come

Toronto Star
He had 99.5% but still couldn’t get in. How Ontario’s most competitive university programs decide who makes the cut

The Star took an inside look at the admission process at some of the province’s most competitive undergraduate programs.

Toronto Star
‘Very disappointed’: Ford government says international student cap will hurt economy, calls out Ottawa

The federal government did not consult with the provinces before it set caps on foreign students.

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