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    July 8 update for students and partners
    A message from the director of the English Language Centre
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    University Admission Preparation Online
    Apply now and start the program in September
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    Summer online programs open for registration
    Lots of options to study English this summer
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    Introducing: Cultural Discovery
    A 6-week option for English for Global Communication students
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    Study Academic English in a 10-week program
    Apply for Intensive English Online (ELPI-O)

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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