English for Academic Purposes Program

You can begin your studies from home at times to suit your schedule. Remote, credit EAP courses can be taken while your student visa is being processed.

There are fun, on-line cultural activities planned to introduce you to the city and help you feel at home in our university.

Learn English on Campus

The EAP program offers:

  • 13 weeks of classes per term
  • 3 terms per year
  • 252 hours of instruction per term

The course includes 21 hours of instruction per week.

Classes are held on campus with an average class size of 16 students.

Lecture and Seminar Courses

Lecture classes integrate all language skills - listening, speaking, reading and writing, through a theme-based curriculum.

Seminar classes focus on specific language skills.

Term Dates

Please note that the program dates follow the University of Regina's academic schedule here

We accept application throughout the year. However the priority deadline is the recommended deadline to ensure best service and opportunities for enrollment and other ESL services. Registration is based on a first-come, first-served basis. Students are recommended to apply as soon as possible to ensure a spot in the program.


Tuition for all programs is listed on the Tuition page in the Admission and Registration section.


All U of R ESL Instructors are accredited by TESL Canada.

Qualified instructors and small class sizes create an optimal learning environment for students at all levels.

Placement Test

You will take a placement test during the first week to determine which Core Class will best suit your current level of English.

This test includes listening, speaking, reading and writing.


Contact Us with any questions.