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Welcoming­­Students fromUkraine

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College welcomes students from Ukraine
English Language Development (ESL)
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Getting the right documents
Tuition
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College welcomes students from Ukraine

If you entered Canada under (CUAET), and wish to apply to Camosun, you will be considered as a special class applicant eligible for domestic tuition in academic programs while holding a valid CUAET permit. As upgrading programs and courses are tuition-free for domestic students, you will be able to study English as a Second Language (ESL) and Academic Upgrading tuition-free*.

*Please note that CUAET students are still responsible for paying non-instructional fees, CamosunCollegeStudentSociety (CCSS) fees and levies, including 䳧ٳܻԳԱھٲʱ (if and where applicable) as well as other applicable fees. CUAET permit holders are not eligible for AdultUpgradingGrant (formerlyABESAP) funding at this time.

English Language Development (ESL)

There are ranging from ELD010 EnglishBasics1 to ELD097 ProfessionalandAcademic English. The duration of each level is up to 4months (1term).

Academic Upgrading

Our upgrading courses can help you prepare for further academic studies, complete admission requirements to college or university programs or satisfy a personal goal.

Academic programs

Explore a variety of certificates, diplomas and applied degrees available at ̽.

Getting the right documents

Long-term ESL program (more than 6 months)

If you are interested in studying for 6 months or longer at Camosun, you are required to apply and receive a under CUAET program from the Government of Canada beforethe first day of classes.

Proof of Acceptance (electronic copy of your letter of acceptance) will be provided once you have been admitted to ̽ and paid a non-refundable registration deposit.

Can you have a work permit and study permit at the same time?
Yes, please consult the website about holding a work permit and study permit at the same time.

Short-term ESL program (up to 4 months)

If you are interested in studying in our 4-month English Language Development (ESL) program, you are encouraged to apply for a , but you won’t be required to receive one, if you have valid documents confirming your in Canada for the duration of the given term.

Check if you need a study permit

In the second quarter of 2023, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) introduced that allows some foreign nationals with valid work permits to study without a study permit. Please consult the to determine if you meet the eligibility criteria outlined in this policy.

Estimated Tuition and other fees for ESL

ELD 05X course level in Fall 2023 term

Fall 2023 term (14-week courses): Sep 5‑Dec 9, Final Exam period (where applicable) : Dec 11‑19

Duration of study4 months
Application fee$0 (contact us for application instructions for CUAET permit holders)
ELD (ESL) tuition*
for a CUAET permit holder
$0* (same as for domestic students)
Non-instructional fees* (mandatory)
Student Society Fees and Levies
Student Services Fee
~$262* per term
Student benefits plan*
Opt-out available with existing health and dental coverage
$329* per year
The fees for the Student Benefits Plan are for 12 months of coverage.
Subtotal for ELD(ESL)~$591 for the first term of the year,
~$262 for subsequent terms
in the same year (12 months), subject to increase in September 2024.
Other fees (books and supplies)from $200 per term

*Please note that CUAET students are still responsible for paying non-instructional fees, ̽ Student Society (CCSS) fees and levies, including CCSS Student Benefits Plan (if and where applicable) as well as other applicable fees.
CUAET permit holders are not eligible for Adult Upgrading Grant (formerly ABESAP) funding at this time.

Fees and Financial

Academic program tuition: See eachprogram page and the course fee listings for details.

Registration Deposit ($175)

Student Society Fees and Levies

Tuition & Fee Payment Deadlines

Fee Refunds

Refer to Fees and Financial Policies and Procedures page for more information.

ContactCamosun InternationalAdmissions

Please consider letting us know the following information about you:

  1. Your CUAET status in Canada (work permit, study permit, other)
  2. Your program of interest (ESL and/or academic program from the list of programs open to international students)
  3. Your telephone number in Canada.

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Disclaimer
̽, courses, support available and other matters described in this publication may change without notice.