International Student Identity Card (ISIC)

All full-time graduate students are entitled to a free International Student Identity Card (ISIC) which may be used to obtain discounts on travel, merchandise, and services throughout the world. The ISIC provides members with student discounts on Greyhound Bus, VIA Rail, Porter Air, and other travel. Check out for more info on ISIC and current discounts. Cards are also available online at

Where: UTGSU office, 16 Bancroft Avenue (basement)

Drop-in Time: From April 30 to August 27, 2019 (summer semester): Tuesdays 1:00-3:00 pm; no appointment necessary for drop-in time. Other times are available by email appointment only. Drop-in cancellations will be posted on this webpage. We do not issue cards outside of drop-in times and appointments, and cannot accommodate walk-in requests for cards.

ID Reminder: Bring proof of full-time enrollment (i.e. show us ROSI/ACORN on your phone or print a copy of the first page). ISIC application forms are in the UTGSU office.

Cost: Free for all full-time graduate students at U of T. Part-time graduate students are not eligible. UTGSU cannot issue ISICs to undergraduate students or to students from other post-secondary institutions. Please go to to get your card online.

Validity: Cards are valid for one year from date of issue.

Contact: For questions, or appointments outside of drop-in times, please contact Gail at

*The International Student Identity Card (ISIC) is a discount card for full-time post-secondary students. It is not a government-issued ID, and cannot be used in place of official identification showing proof of age such as a driver’s licence or passport.