Academic Program

Program Overview | Available Sessions | Program Policies

May 06 to June 28, 2019 (EL/3930)

 The Academic Program is YUELI’s university preparation program. It is a full-time, 9 level program for non-native speakers of English. Levels 1-5 focus on helping build a solid foundation of English proficiency in all four language skills – reading, writing, listening and speaking. Levels 6-9 focus on the kinds of language, critical thinking and study skills required to be a successful student in a university or college setting where English is the language of instruction.

EL/3930 Academic Program (May 06 – Jun 28, 2019)

From 06-May-2019 to 28-Jun-2019
Monday-Friday 8:30am-12:30pm OR 12:40pm-4:40pm
# of Classes:
# of Hours:
$3,560.00 (CAD)

Confidentiality and Financial Security

Given the experiential and practical nature of the courses and the application of Ontario’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) to York University, The School of Continuing Studies works to ensure that instructors and participants acknowledge and respect the privacy and confidentiality of personal information that may be presented in the context of instruction. Instructors will limit the amount of personal information that is collected, used or disclosed in their sessions, and will ensure that all identifying personal information (including proper name, address, etc.) is omitted from all written documents in order to protect personal privacy and confidentiality. Instructors should not bring or share personal or other confidential files or records with the class or allow students to do so.We are committed to protecting your privacy and your financial security, and we do this in several ways:

  • Your credit card information is never received or stored by our system. Only your financial institution has access to your credit card information.
  • Your Student Portal is password-protected. To access any personal and academic information, you must enter your username and portal password.

York University Privacy Policy

How to Register

  • Online: Available Sessions
  • Bank Transfers: Please contact the English Language Institute if you intend to pay by bank transfer. Please be aware that most international bank transfers requests will be charged a bank transfer fee. Please ask your bank for details. Students are responsible to ensure the money they have sent to English Language Institute covers any bank transfer fees.
  • Money Order: The Money Order should be made payable to York University. Please mail the original Money Order to our office at the following mailing address:
    York University English Language Institute
    Suite 035 Founders College
    4700 Keele Street
    Toronto, Ontario
    M3J 1P3 CANADA
Please send required documents to our fax number: 416-736-5908 or email at

Fees & Payment Deadlines

  • English Language Institute Application Fee: $200.00 (one-time only, non-refundable) for new students.
  • Deposit of $500.00 (non-refundable) per course is required to complete your registration and receive a Letter of Acceptance.
  • Health Insurance (Emergency Medical coverage) is available for additional cost of $100.00 per two month session.
  • Enrollments, payments and any outstanding fees received between 29 days before the start of the Academic Program to the last day to register for the program will be charged a late fee of 1% for outstanding tuition payments.

If you are unable to join the first day of the course, please immediately contact us in order to find out the last possible day to attend the program. Attendance deadlines do apply.

*Fees subject to change


  • Placement Fee: $200.00 (one-time only, non-refundable).
  • Homestay includes three meals a day.
  • You may apply for residence if you are between the ages of 18 and 29.
  • For most Fall & Winter courses: Residence includes a meal plan.
  • For most Summer courses: Residence does not include a meal plan.

Cancellation and Refund

Please refer to the following document for Academic Cancellation & Refund Policy questions & answers:

Cancellation, Transfer and Refund Policies and Procedures

Academic Program Student Handbook

Please refer to the following document for Academic Program questions & answers:

Academic Program Student Handbook

University Policy on Student Conduct

  • Students and instructors are expected to maintain a professional relationship characterized by courtesy, collegiality and mutual respect and to refrain from actions that would be disruptive to such a relationship;
  • It is the responsibility of the instructor to maintain an appropriate academic atmosphere in the classroom and the responsibility of the student to cooperate in that endeavour; and,
  • The instructor is the best person to decide, in first instance, whether such an atmosphere is present in the class and may, at their discretion, take steps that they feel are appropriate to resolve an issue or dispute.
  • In any case, where a student feels that this policy has been violated, they are urged to: notify the instructor of the course/program as soon as possible. Students may be asked to provide a detailed written description of their complaint to the instructor. The instructor may take measures they feel are appropriate to resolve the issue and/or may forward the complaint to the English Language Institute for review. Please refer to the full policy document on the York University website at:



Length of Study
Students typically complete one level per two-month session and can enrol in up to six sessions at a time.

This will also add the following products to your cart:

  • Full-Time Program Registration Fee
  • Accommodation Placement Fee