Improve Skills for Study, Work and Life

Each ELIP level is 12 weeks and focuses on developing reading and listening comprehension, as well as oral and written communication.

ELIP Foundation - Introduces students to the organizational principles of paragraph structure.

ELIP 1 - Familiarizes students with academic skills such as note-taking, summarizing, and structured writing.

ELIP 2 - Expands on students' syntactic and discourse patterns while further building upon student's academic writing and presentations skills.

ELIP 3 - Advances students' accurate use of English structures and enhances academic skills, including developing persuasive writing and critically extrapolating and synthesizing information.

Successful completion of ELIP 3 meets University of Windsor English proficiency requirements for both undergraduate and graduate admissions.

*Students participate in a placement test upon their arrival. A valid standardized test score (CAEL, IELTS, TOEFL, etc.) may be considered in support of a student's language profile.

Health Insurance

GuardMe Health Insurance is mandatory for students registering as international students at the University of Windsor. Unless you are able to prove health coverage from one of the UWindsor approved insurers you will be insured through GuardMe. Your personal information including your NameStudent ID Number, UWin Email Address, Date of Birth, Gender, Home Country, Local City may be provided for the purposes of providing this mandatory insurance. If you have any questions about the collection or use of this information please contact


  Registration Fee Program Fee Health Insurance
ELIP 12 Week $150 $4,450 $250
ELIP Fast Track $150 $5,000 $150


Please note the new program fee for students entering ELIP beyond Fall 2022 and paying after September 1, 2022.

  Registration Fee NEW Program Fee Health Insurance
ELIP 12 Week $150 $4,920 $250
ELIP Fast Track $150 $5,400 $150

Enroll Now - Select an offering to enroll in

Program Offering Name
Fall 2023 ELIP
Program Offering Dates
05 Sep 2023 - 24 Nov 2023
Program Offering Fees
Registration + Program + Health Insurance Fee $5,320.00 or $150.00 deposit Click here to get more information
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