Gain a North American academic learning experience this summer at one of Canada's top 10 research universities!

The Calgary International Summer Program is a 4-week program for international students interested in visiting Canada during summer session.

There are two program formats to choose from: English + One Academic Course and Two Academic Courses. Academic courses are taught by University of Calgary faculties, and English training courses are taught by English language specialists from Continuing Education. In these intensive programs, students will improve their English language skills, gain international academic experience, learn Canadian culture first-hand, and visit top destinations in and around Calgary.

Courses will be graded and include a certificate of participation.

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Course Packages

Tuition includes:

  • Textbooks and other learning materials
  • Use of UCalgary library and sports facilities
  • Shared on-campus accommodation
  • Socio-cultural activities
  • Emergency health insurance

Dates and Price:

Dates: June 27 – July 22, 2022
(Accommodation available June 27 – July 23)
Application Fee: $200
Tuition – English + One Academic Course: $3700 ($500 deposit)
Tuition – Two Academic Courses: $4500 ($500 deposit)

Optional trips to Canadian Rockies are available for purchase.

  English + One Academic Course

Students will be immersed in the UCalgary campus environment while taking one academic course taught by a University of Calgary faculty and an English training course from English language specialist from UCalgary Continuing Education.

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  Two Academic Courses

Students will be immersed in the UCalgary campus environment while taking two academic courses taught by a University of Calgary faculty. In this intensive program, students will gain international academic experience and learn Canadian culture first-hand..

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Admission Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must be confident learning in an English classroom at the undergraduate level
  • Must meet the Continuing Education English Proficiency Requirements

Registration and Course Credit

The University of Calgary does not grant credit for these programs.

Group Students

Please contact the international office at your home university to apply and register for this program, and to confirm that you will receive credit for these academic courses in your home university degree program.

Individual Students

Register using the links below:

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Phone: +1-403-220-3301

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