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July Intensive Program

English Language Program


July ELP Students












Our 4-week July Intensive provides an English language learning opportunity and cultural experience that will leave you with a new appreciation for the English language while you make new friends and enjoy all that Winnipeg has to offer.

Program highlights:

  • Pre-arrival placement test to determine class level.
  • Skilled and supportive instructors that are trained in second language instruction and accredited by Languages Canada.
  • Small, friendly classes that are interesting, practical, and fun.
  • Access to University of Winnipeg libraries, athletic facilities, computer labs, study lounges, restaurants and cafes.
  • Certificate of completion and transcript.
  • Opportunities to experience the culture and lifestyle of a uniquely Canadian prairie city though socio-cultural activities.
  • Form lasting friendships with fellow students and local Winnipeg residents.

Upcoming Program Dates

July 3 – 27, 2018

July 2 – 26, 2019

*The application deadline for every program is two weeks prior to the start of each session.


Program Information

Classes

  • We ensure that every student is placed in a class that reflects their level of ability and competence in the English language, which is determined for each student based on a pre-arrival placement test.
  • Morning sessions focus on developing skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. Practical afternoon workshops focus on speaking and listening to improve conversation skills.

Socio-Cultural Activities

  • Students benefit from their participation in scheduled social activities that begin when classroom learning ends.
  • During socio-cultural activities, students have the opportunity to practice English skills as they participate in informal English conversation. Students will also experience interesting local history and culture, local festivals, the arts, sports and much more!
  • To learn more about our socio-cultural activities, click HERE.

In English Please!

In order to maximize learning, all students are expected to follow a strict English only policy during class time and at every activity.


Canadian Workplace Experience Program Option

  • Students interested in applying for the July Intensive Program may also be interested in the summer session of our 7- Week Canadian Workplace Experience Program where students spend 3 weeks in a local host organization after the 4 weeks of language study.
  • In this option, afternoon seminars called "English in the Workplace" will improve professional communication skills and prepare students for their time in the local host organization.

Upcoming CWE Program Dates

July 3 – August 17, 2018

July 2 – August 16, 2019


Homestay Program

  • If you choose, you may apply to stay with a host family in the Homestay Program while you study in this program.
  • Every effort is made to find the best match for students & families involved in the program.
  • The benefits of homestay include many additional opportunities for students to practice their English skills in authentic living situations while outside of the classroom.
  • To learn more about our Homestay Program, click HERE.

Health Insurance                    

Health coverage is required when in Canada and a student insurance plan is provided with guard.me.  You must purchase health insurance through UWinnipeg. Health insurance must be paid before or upon arrival in Winnipeg.


Fees

The application deadline for every program is two weeks prior to the start of each session and fees are due in Canadian dollars:

  • Application Fee $110.00

  • Tuition $1,550.00

  • Homestay Application Fee $100

  • Homestay Placement Fee $200

  • Homestay Fee $700*

  • Health Insurance $47.85

NOTE: All programs, dates, policies, and fees are subject to change without notice.  The University of Winnipeg reserves the right to cancel courses or programs; in these cases, all payments are returned to students. All fees are listed and due in Canadian dollars.


Apply

1. To find your application for download, click HERE.

2. Print and complete the application with required documentation.

3. Submit the completed application forms, fees and required documents in-person, via mail, or email to:

Registration Office
The English Language Program
The University of Winnipeg
Room 1C15 - 515 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3B 2E9

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Email: infoelp@uwinnipeg.ca
Call: 204.982.1703

For more information contact the Registration Office.

Need a Program that suits your specific needs? 

If our Short-Term Programs do not offer enough flexibility for your group in terms of program dates or course content, we can create a customized program to meet your needs.

For more information, please visit: Customized English Language Programs.


To check out our ELP Viewbook click HERE.