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    Nov. 1 update for students and partners
    A message from the director of the English Language Centre
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    Monthly English is back in 2022
    Apply today for this popular short-term program
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    Welcome back students!
    Our face-to-face Intensive English program has returned
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    UVic Pathway Program
    A specialized first year at UVic that includes credit courses
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    English for Global Communication
    This 4-week online program starts in January and February 2022

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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