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    Study Academic English in a 10-week program
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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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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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