Empower the next generation of global talent

Passage has partnered with George Brown College to fund global talent for highly-vetted programs that align with Canadian labour shortages. This ensures graduates secure well-paid, relevant jobs and benefit from promising PR prospects. Apply as a referral partner to support the next wave of ambitious talent.

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Why apply with Passage

We’re excited to work with a select number of referral partners to help accelerate access to life-changing opportunities at George Brown College for international talent.

Fast LOAs
With Passage, you can receive your Letter of Acceptance from George Brown College within a week instead of the usual 6-8 weeks.
Passage loan
Upon approval, Passage provides proof of financial support for full tuition fees, as well as the first year of living costs.
Increased reach
The opportunity to apply for a Passage loan means you can help more students from your network.
Highly-vetted programs
Passage has carefully curated the programs on offer to ensure the talent you refer has a high chance of securing a job, and ultimately on the right path to getting a PR.
IDEAL PARTNERS

Who we work with

We’re excited to work with a select number of referral partners to help accelerate access to life-changing opportunities at George Brown College for international talent.

Mission-aligned

At Passage, our mission is to provide access to life-changing opportunities for talented individuals worldwide. We work with partners who share the same purpose. 

Innovative mindset

The Passage platform aims to redefine educational access for international talent. We seek partners who’re highly committed to innovation and compliance.

Experienced with Canada

We value partners who have a track record of directing students to opportunities and pathways at Public Canadian institutions.

How it works

Passage has strict requirements and will only work with partners that agree to follow our accountability and transparency standards. Here are the steps to start referring top international talent to Passage.

FAQs

Some of the most frequently-asked questions we get
from those guiding exceptional talent

What types of services can I offer as a referral partner?

Your role is to provide guidance and support to students, especially regarding financial decisions and the application process. We've developed a platform that equips our partners with the necessary tools to advise applicants effectively, ensuring they make informed decisions without compromising the integrity and quality of the admission and financial processes. At present, your main role involves referring qualified talent through our referral program. We're excited to expand the scope of services you can offer in the future, so stay tuned for more opportunities.

How does Passage support referral partners?

Once vetted and approved, you'll gain access to a suite of tools and resources to support your role. We provide comprehensive product training and onboarding videos to educate you about the industry, our programs, and the most effective ways to assist talent. Additionally, as a referral partner, you'll receive a set of approved design assets that you can use in your referral efforts. These resources are specifically tailored to empower our partners with the knowledge and materials needed to offer informed guidance and make impactful referrals.

What countries does Passage serve?

We are currently able to help students from most countries pursue vetted opportunities in Canada. Unfortunately, we cannot yet help students living in Europe, China, North Korea, Iran, Sri Lanka, Syria, Russia, Haiti, Zimbabwe, Venezuela, Libya, Yemen, Nicaragua, Belarus, Moldova, Eritrea, Sudan, South Sudan, Myanmar, The Democratic Republic of Congo, Mali, Somalia, Iraq, Lebanon, Central African Republic, and Ukraine.

What qualifications or experience do I need to work with Passage as a referral partner?

We believe the integrity of immigration is absolutely critical for the sustainability of the sector. As a result, Passage has strict requirements and will only work with partners that agree to follow our accountability and transparency standards. Here are the steps to start referring top international talent to Passage. While you don't need specific qualifications or prior experience to refer talent, we value diverse backgrounds. If you're a professional consultant to students, please highlight this in your application. This allows us to explore potential opportunities that might be uniquely suited to your skills and experience. Our vetting process, comprehensive training, and onboarding materials will equip you with the necessary knowledge to effectively guide talent, irrespective of your previous experience.

Is there a fee to work with Passage as a partner?

There are no costs to work with us as a referral partner.

What's in it for me to work with Passage?

Working with Passage means joining a movement to solve financial access all around the world. Not only will you be helping amazing people who will otherwise not be able to pursue their dreams, but you gain from the amazing things they do in their life. You can also earn a referral commission for referring right-fit talent to Passage. Terms and conditions apply.

Do you have a question not covered here? Contact us at hi@passage.com

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