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    Aug. 12 update for students and partners
    A message from the director of the English Language Centre
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    Welcome back students!
    September ELPI on campus is now open for registration
  • Student learning with laptop
    Study Academic English on campus or online
    Our next ELPI and ELPI-O programs begin in September
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    University Admission Preparation
    Our 4, 11 and 12-week options get you closer to a UVic degree
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    Introducing: Cultural Discovery
    A 6-week option for English for Global Communication students

ELC Connect

Our new student-centred, innovative suite of online English programs combine real-time lessons with our expert instructors, class chats, interactive activities and assignments.

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Video - THIS is the ELC!

THIS is the ELC!

Welcome to the ELC

The ELC video: it’s everything you ever wanted to know about the ELC, UVic, and Victoria in less than 3 minutes! Over 2,800 students choose our programs each year: let us show you why.

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As an ELC student you don’t have to choose between studying hard and having fun. We’ll help you do both! Our programs combine intensive classes with social activities so that you can learn and live in English.

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