The Brock Advantage

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Complete your degree, get your English program for free

The Brock Advantage empowers ESL students to succeed academically and enjoy a fulfilling university experience. It offers reimbursement for up to two terms of the Intensive English Language Program or Accelerated English Language Program upon successful completion of undergraduate degree at Brock University.

Brock University’s Intensive English Language Program (IELP) is designed to help you achieve your English language learning goals and prepare learners for learning in a post-secondary environment.

In IELP, learners will progress through up to three levels of language skills development. Each level takes four months to complete.

IELP can be used as a method to gain admission to Brock University undergraduate and graduate programs or be taken for personal English language skills improvement through direct application.

Why the Brock Advantage?

The program provides comprehensive support beyond language instruction, ensuring students thrive academically, socially, and culturally*:

  1. Access to Campus Facilities: ESL students enjoy unrestricted access to campus facilities, including a state-of-the-art fitness center, library, and swimming pool.
  2. Transit Pass: A complimentary transit pass simplifies transportation, allowing students to explore the Niagara region and beyond.
  3. Transition Support: The program eases the transition to life in Canada, offering housing assistance and cultural information. 
  4. Mental Health Support: Canada’s top-ranked mental health services ensure students’ well-being. 
  5. Student Health Services: Comprehensive healthcare services are provided to students.
  6. Language Instruction: ESL students receive 25 hours of weekly instruction from experienced instructors, preparing them for academic success. 
  7. Co-curricular Opportunities: Students can engage in co-curricular activities and community involvement. 

The Brock Advantage underlines Brock University’s commitment to providing a top-tier education and welcoming international students from around the world.

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*Terms and Conditions

Students are required to make the upfront payment of their Tuition Fees, plus student ancillary feesStudent progress will be monitored throughout their ESL and undergraduate studies to facilitate successful program completion. 

Reimbursement is for tuition fees only.

First eligible intake for the Brock Advantage reimbursement is Summer AELP 2024 (July 2 – August 23, 2024) and Fall IELP (September 9 – December 6, 2024)