Frequently Asked Questions
  • How can I become a student in Canada?
    Applying to high schools in Canada is a process with several steps. Some steps will differ from school to school, the most important thing is that you should successfully complete the admissions process. Your application tells a story about you and your accomplishments. This is a multiple-part process and there is a lot to keep track of but Globalise helps you with your work.
  • Is any type of financial aid (scholarships, grants, etc) offered by boarding schools?
    Most boarding schools have financial assistance programs for students and families-including international students--who can demonstrate financial need. Globalise is well equipped to assist its students in obtaining financial aid.
  • Which countries recognize Canadian diplomas?
    Canadian high school diplomas are recognized worldwide. Canada is known for its high quality education system, with many school boards among the top in international rankings. As a result, a high school diploma from a Canadian secondary school is recognized internationally as a sign that the student has succeeded at the highest level of secondary education. Holding a Canadian secondary school diploma gives students an advantage in the rest of their educational journey, and their professional lives.
  • Does Globalise help with the visa process?
    In most cases, you must obtain a study permit if you want to study in Canada. In addition students, also need to prepare various other documents. Globalise works with partners to help the students to obtain their study permit as smootly as possible.
  • What is the biggest challenge to my parents?
    Going away to a boarding school is certainly scary both for you and your family. Your parents have the biggest challenge, however it's all about growing and adapting. Your parents need to be involved with the entire process. They will need to know about Globalise, your goals and aspirations and what you hope to gain from your overseas experience. Globalise family and student meetings are structured in a way to support you and your family together and work as a team.
  • How will a studying abroad make me a better student?
    Studying abroad is a priceless experience that a student can have. What one gets out of the experience depends on each person and the unique circumstances but here are some benefits that Globalise past students most frequently talk about:

    • Enrichment of academic experience with world standarts
    • Improved foreign language skills
    • Become more adaptable, assertive and independent
    • Develop a global mindset and respect for others
    • Understanding one’s own self, cultural values and biases
    • Ability to think more originally and to see more than one perspective on an issue
    • Prepare for a top university in the world
    • Develop tangile career benefits for the long-term
  • Where should I start?

    1. Use the School Browser
    Learn about the schools and get a general idea on your possible perfect matches amongst various schools.

    2. Request a Detailed Catalog
    Fill out a quick online form to download an online catalog here, which will help you to learn more about the knots and bolts of the process.

    3. Apply Online
    If you already know what you want and are ready to start this journey with us, then please fill out our online application here.

    4. Or Simply call!
    Please either contact us via email here or call us at 202-679-9595 to talk to one of our experienced Globalise counselors to help you to get started!
  • Do I have to have a perfect foreign language capabilities in order to get accepted to the program?
    As a student moving to a new country, you must be proficient in the language of the country in which you plan to study. The Globalise Hi-GROWtest program evaluates and measures your foreign language proficiency level. It also helps you to develop your language skills further, if necessary. In order to continue your education abroad, students in the 7th, 8th and 9th grades take internationally recognized tests to document foreign language proficiency. Of course, the Hi-GROWtest program guides you through this testing process to ensure your success. Globalise collaborates with trusted and experienced partners to prepare you for all foreign language proficiency tests.
  • Does Globalise support me after I start my study abroad experience?
    Yes, with our Hi-GROWmore tool,Globalise stands by you and your parents from the first day at school until graduation. The school’s faculty and staff will provide a lot of help regarding the educational and social needs of foreign students. Globalise counselors check your progress frequently and share the news of your successes with your family. Similarly, when your parents have any questions or requests, Globalise communicates them to the school as quickly as possible and in the best way. Nevertheless, Globalise will always be within easy reach to give you support with any requests, questions or need for assistance.