English Language School

General English ESL - Full Time

Experience North American culture through fun activities as you're learning listening, speaking, reading, and writing English skills.

This program is for you if:

you are a high school or university student, your English skills are none, basic, or intermediate – we'll get you started at the right level.

Learn the communication skills needed to function efficiently and effectively in professional and social settings: listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills are balanced through our language instruction in a friendly and positive English-speaking environment.


Offered every 2 months

Plus a special summer session

  • Up to 7 courses/levels
    7 weeks per level
  • Daily schedule: Monday to Friday
    4 hours per day – mornings or afternoons


Why UAlberta?

We are a Top 4 Canadian university and offer more than 200 undergraduate programs.

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Program policies

Important information about our policies on course transfer, refunds, and attendance.

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Housing options

Homestay (live with a Canadian host family) and on-campus accommodations.

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