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UQA School District Partners                                                                                                                                     University Quality Alliance (UQA)                                        Benefits of coming to Langara                                          Langara PLUS
The following School Districts provide international students with                                                                                               Access to Canada’s top universities is limited to students with          Langara provides a series of benefits that assist international        The Langara PLUS program is designed to support your
top quality education, service, and support during their stay in                                                                                                 excellent academic performance and high English language                 students to enter any of these five top universities.                  academic life, encourage your social and recreational
Canada.                                                                                                                                                          ability.                                                                                                                                        entertainment and develop your employment skills. Most of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1.   ESL programs such as STEP (Short Term English Proficiency)        the workshops, events and activities are provided at no cost to
                 Vancouver School Board #39                                                                                                                      For students who do not meet the criteria for direct entry                    and LEAP (Langara English for Academic Purposes) focus on         you. We want to enhance your life at Langara and in the city of
                 International Education Office                                                                                                                                                                                                moving students into university in the shortest possible time.
                 1580 West Broadway Avenue                                                                                                                       into first year, transferring to these universities is possible by                                                                              Vancouver. A well-rounded student is healthier and more likely
                 Vancouver, British Columbia                                                                                                                     studying one to two years at Langara College in Vancouver.                                                                                      to succeed.
                 Canada V6J 5K8                                                                                                                                                                                                           2.   Langara offers combined admission to both ESL and the
                 Phone: 604.713.4534 | Fax: 604.713.4536                                                                                                                                                                                       university transfer program.
                 E-mail: | Website:                                                                                              The University Quality Alliance program was started to assist                                                                                   Langara PLUS features four categories of activities offered
                                                                                                                                                                 students to access five of Canada’s top universities.                    3.   The Langara PLUS program has a ‘passport’ leading to a            through Langara College. These include:
                 Burnaby School District #41
                 International Education Office                                                                                                                                                                                                ‘Statement of Achievement’ for participation in study skills
                 5325 Kincaid Street                                                                                                                             Each of these universities has an excellent reputation, offers a              workshops, social events, recreational activities and lifestyle    n Study Skills Workshops: Time management, writing skills, academic
                 Burnaby, British Columbia                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          preparation, examination skills, note-taking…
                                                                                                                                                                 wide range of undergraduate degrees and presents a full range                 workshops. Langara PLUS is also used as a supplement to
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                 Phone: 604.664.8414 | Fax: 604.664.8345                                                                                                         of student services characteristic of a large university campus.              university admission.                                              n Social Events: International Coffee Hour, Holiday Potluck,
                 E-mail: | Website:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         International Film Series, “Canadian” dinners, cultural celebrations…
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          4.   Canada’s biggest Homestay program ensures that
                                                                                                                                                                 The universities in the UQA program include:
                 Richmond School District #38                                                                                                                                                                                                  international students get immediate support in an                 n Recreational Activities: Badminton, ice skating, soccer, basketball,
                 International Student Program                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      snowshoeing, skiing, hiking...
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               environment that is safe and promotes their social
                 7811 Granville Avenue,
                 Richmond, British Columbia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               assimilation into Canadian society.                                n Lifestyle Workshops: Money Management, Finding Housing, New to
                 Canada V6Y 3E3                                                                                                                                                University of Alberta                                                                                                                Vancouver, Volunteering, Immigration Issues…
                 Phone: 604.668.6217 | Fax: 604.668.6006                                                                                                                                                                                  5.   Classes are small and led by faculty who are hired for their
                 E-mail:                                                                                                                                                                            excellent teaching ability.
                                                                                                                                                                               University of British Columbia                                                                                                    All workshops and events attended are recorded in the Langara
                 West Vancouver School District #45                                                                                                                                                                                       6.   Langara has the largest array of university courses outside       PLUS Passport.
                 International Student Programs                                                                                                                                                                                                chartered universities.
                 303 - 1549 Marine Drive
                 West Vancouver, British Columbia
                                                                                                                                                                               University of Saskatchewan                                                                                                        Why is Langara PLUS important?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          7.   Students can start anytime and continue their studies without
                 Canada V7V 1H9                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  To be competitive both academically and professionally,
                 Phone: 604.981.1158 | Fax: 604.925.2033                                                                                                                                                                                       interruption. This fast-track system allows students to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               complete their studies quickly if they so desire.                 students need more than a high GPA. They need to be well-
                 E-mail: | Website:
                                                                                                                                                                               Simon Fraser University                                                                                                           rounded with a variety of experiences. Langara PLUS offers
                 Langley School District #35                                                                                                                                                                                              8.   International Education Volunteer Program (IEVP) provides         those experiences. Upon completion of the Langara PLUS
                 International Student Program                                                                                                                                                                                                 training and leadership opportunities and offers a chance for     Program, an international student is awarded a ‘Statement
                 4875-222nd Street                                                                                                                                             York University                                                 students to serve in a variety of volunteer roles on campus.      of Achievement’. This document may enhance a student’s
                 Langley, British Columbia
                 Canada V3A 3Z7                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  application for academic or employment pursuits.
                 Phone: 604.534.7891 | Fax: 604.532.1450
                 E-mail: | Website:                                                                                        Note: Students must meet each university’s admission requirements when
                                                                                          100 West 49th Avenue                                                   transferring from Langara.

                                                                                        Vancouver, British Columbia

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  Bachelor’s Degree                                                                                                                                                                          +                                   =         Bachelor’s Degree
                                                                                       International Education Office
                                                                                        Telephone: +1.604.323.5023
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                                                                                                                         Access Canada’s Top Universities
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University of Alberta (U of A)                                           University of                                                       University of Saskatchewan (U of S)                                       Simon Fraser University (SFU)                                             York University (York U)                                                 UQA University Partner Locations
Edmonton, Alberta                                                        British Columbia (UBC)                                              Saskatoon, Saskatchewan                                                   Burnaby | Surrey | Vancouver, British Columbia                            Toronto, Ontario
                                                                         Vancouver | Okanagan, British Columbia                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Edmonton



U of A offers over 200 undergraduate specializations.                    One of the many advantages of UBC is the tremendous range           Explore your future through more than 100 internationally                 SFU offers over 100 programs in six unique faculties on three             York offers a modern, academic experience and is host to a               UQA Partner Universities are located across Canada,
                                                                         of choices for undergraduates.                                      recognized programs at USASK.                                             different campuses.                                                       dynamic community of students and programs.                              allowing students to choose from a variety of Canadian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          lifestyle experiences.
Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry, and Home Economics                     Faculty of Land and Food Systems       College of Agriculture & Bioresources           Faculty of Applied Sciences                                               Faculty of Arts
 n Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science, Human Ecology,
 n                                                                        n 12 programs including Food & Nutritional Sciences, Global
                                                                          n                                                                   n Agribusiness, Agriculture Biology, Agricultural Economics, Animal
                                                                                                                                              n                                                                         n Six diverse disciplines unite around the central philosophies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        n                                                                         n More than 50 diverse programs ranging from African Studies to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  n                                                                                                                                        Vancouver
   Renewable Resources, Rural Economy                                       Resource Systems, and more                                          Science, Environmental Science, Food & Applied Microbiological            of collaboration and thinking. Majors include Communication,              Women’s Studies and 20 different languages                                                                                             n Surrounded by natural
                                                                                                                                                Sciences, Soil Science                                                    Computing Science, Engineering, Mechatronics and Interactive                                                                                                                                                       beauty
Faculty of Arts                                                          Faculty of Applied Science (Engineering)                                                                                                         Arts & Technology.                                                     Atkinson Faculty of Liberal & Professional Studies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           n Mild climate
 n Anthropology, Art and Design, Drama, East Asian Studies,
 n                                                                                                      College of Arts & Science                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           n Rated most liveable
   Economics, English and Film Studies, History and Classics,             n Majors in 11 engineering fields, including Chemical and
                                                                          n                                                                   n 65 different majors, including: Biotechnology, Bioinformatics,
                                                                                                                                              n                                                                        Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences                                        n 27 liberal and professional programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        n Over 40 major/minor programs in the humanities, social sciences,                                                                                                                                                   city in the world
   Interdisciplinary Studies, Linguistics, Modern Languages and             Biological, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Mechanical, and more       Chemistry, Economics, Environmental Earth Science, Linguistics &        n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          fine arts and much more.                                               Faculty of Education                                                                                              n Host city of 2010
   Cultural Studies, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology,                                                                          Languages, Mathematics, Microbiology, Political Studies, Toxicology
                                                                         Faculty of Arts                                                                                                                                                                                       n Two undergraduate teacher education programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  n                                                                                                                                          Winter Olympics
   Sociology, Women’s Studies
                                                                          n 50 different major/minor programs in the humanities and social
                                                                          n                                                                  College of Commerce                       Faculty of Business Administration
School of Business                                                          sciences, visual and performing arts, and much more               n Accounting, Biotechnology Management, Finance, Human Resource
                                                                                                                                              n                                                                         n Innovation, flexibility and relevance are the concepts that drive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        n                                                                        Faculty of Environmental Studies   
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          both teaching and research in this faculty. 10 specializations          n An interdisciplinary approach to the study of environmental
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  n                                                                       Vancouver, British Columbia
 n Accounting and Management Information Systems, Finance and
 n                                                                                                                                              Management, Management, Marketing, Operations Management
   Management Science, Marketing, Business Economics, and Law,           The Sauder School of Business                                                                                    including Entrepreneurship, Finance, International Business,              concerns
   Strategic Management and Organization                                  n 10 specializations including Finance, International Business,
                                                                          n                                                                  College of Engineering                             Management Information Systems and Marketing.                                                                                                                                                                    Edmonton

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                                                                            Marketing, and more                                               n Agricultural & Bioresource Engineering, Chemical Engineering,
                                                                                                                                              n                                                                                                                                                  Faculty of Fine Arts                                                                                           n Strongest economy in
Faculty of Education                                                                                                                            Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering,       Faculty of Education                                                       n Dance, Design, Fine Arts Cultural Studies, Music, Film, Visual Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  n                                                                                                                                          Canada
 n Educational Policy Studies, Educational Psychology, Elementary
 n                                                                       Faculty of Forestry                           Engineering Physics, Geological Engineering, Mechanical Engineering,    n Learn to teach—and be ready to inspire the next generation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        n                                                                           and Theatre                                                                                                                            n Oil and resource rich
   Education, Secondary Education                                         n Programs in diverse fields from Natural Resources Conservation
                                                                          n                                                                     Engineering Entrepreneurship Option                                       in your hometown or anywhere in the world. Concentrations                                                                                                                                                          province
                                                                            to Wood Products Processing and more                                                                                                          include Counseling Psychology, Early Childhood Education,              Glendon                                                                                                         n Largest shopping mall in
Faculty of Engineering                                                                                                                       College of Kinesiology            Environmental Education and Physical Education.                         n 21 liberal arts programs, from Political Science to Drama Studies,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the world
 n Chemical and Materials, Civil and Environmental, Electrical and
 n                                                                       School of Human Kinetics               n Exercise & Sport Studies, Physical Education Studies
                                                                                                                                              n                                                                                                                                                     are offered in a bilingual environment
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           n Canada’s Festival City
   Computer, Mechanical, School of Mining and Petroleum                   n Majors in Kinesiology & Health Science, Physical & Health
                                                                          n                                                                                                                                            Faculty of Health Sciences
                                                                            Education, and more                                              Other Colleges include:                                                    n Our newest faculty, with a focus on social and environmental
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        n                                                                        Faculty of Health
Faculty of Science                                                                                                                            n College of Dentistry, Graduate Studies & Research, College of
                                                                                                                                              n                                                                           health studies. Concentrations offered include Global Health,           n Programs including Health Studies, Psychology, Kinesiology and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Edmonton, Alberta
 n Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computing Science, Earth &
 n                                                                       Faculty of Science                            Law, College of Nursing, College of Nutrition & Dietetics, College        Infectious Disease, Population and Public Health and Social               Nursing
   Atmospheric Sciences, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences,           n 27 majors in the life and physical sciences, computer science,
                                                                          n                                                                     of Pharmacy, College of Veterinary Medicine                               Inequalities.
                                                                            earth and ocean sciences, and much more                                                                                                                                                                              Faculty of Science & Engineering                                                                            Saskatoon
   Physics, Psychology                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            n 25+ innovative programs such as Space Engineering,                                                                                     n One of the sunniest
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Faculty of Science                                                         n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Biotechnology and Biomedical Science                                                                                                     cities in Canada
Other faculties include:                                                                                                                                                                                                n Elevate your outlook to a level where scientific scholarship and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           n Free citywide wireless
 n Augustana Faculty, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research,
 n                                                                                                                                                                                                                        research flourish internationally, with inspiring results. Majors in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Internet access
   Faculty of Law, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Faculty of                                                                                                                                                          Bioinformatics, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Molecular Biology and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           n Small, friendly city
   Native Studies, Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Pharmacy and                                                                                                                                                            Biochemistry and much more.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           n Four distinct seasons
   Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and
   Recreation, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine (Graduate), and
   Campus Saint-Jean (French Language Faculty)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   For more information, please contact:
                                                                                                                                             For more information, please contact:                                     For more information, please contact:                                     Manager, International Recruitment                                       Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
                                                                         For more information, please contact:                               Manager, International Recruitment & Admissions                           International Recruitment                                                 York University
For more information, please contact:                                    International Student Recruitment                                   Student & Enrolment Services Division                                     Simon Fraser University                                                   Office of Admissions, Student Services Centre                                                                                             Toronto

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