Summer English Language Program (SELP)

Why Choose SELP with Brock University in Niagara?

SELP at Brock University goes beyond language development; it’s a five-week exploration of forging new friendships, enjoying new experiences, creating lasting memories, and engaging with other English language learners from around the world. SELP isn’t just a program; it’s an exhilarating adventure in one of Canada’s premier tourist destinations.

A summer English language experience

Spend summer improving your English language skills with instruction from Canadian ESL Teachers.

Experience Brock University and the beautiful Niagara Region with five weeks of study and activities.

English Learning with SELP

With Explore at Brock, you’ll receive:

  • 15 hours of engaging in-class instruction per week
  • Dedicated experiential learning workshops
  • Full access to Brock University’s exceptional campus facilities, including Student Life & Success, Pool Facilities, Fitness Centre, Computer Labs, Library, On-Campus Dining,
  • Transit Pass, Transition Support, Mental Health Support, Student Health Services and Brock Universities state of the art gym facilities.

Next Intake

DeliverySession StartSession EndTuition
In-PersonJuly 2, 2024August 2, 2024$2,150

SELP Beyond the Classroom

Beyond language acquisition from our seasoned ESL teachers, participants engage in dynamic cultural activities, community events, and form friendships that will last a life time.Embark on a Niagara adventure beyond the classroom with a plethora of off-campus activities to choose from such as:

  • Marvel at the beauty of Niagara Falls on a day trip.
  • Stroll through the charming streets of Niagara-on-the-Lake, once serving the capital of the province of Upper Canada.
  • Soak up the vibrant energy of Toronto on a day trip (summer program only)
  • Experience thrills at Canada’s Wonderland theme park (summer program only)
  • Indulge in retail therapy in one of Canada’s largest outlet shopping center the Outlet Collection at Niagara.
  • Explore invigorating hikes along St. Catharines’ world-renowned trails
  • Enjoy the sand and sun on one of Ontario’s great lakes.
friends chatting

Accommodation Options

  • Stay on campus in one of our on-campus residences with state-of-the-art facilities at your doorstep and an energetic campus ambiance that sets the stage for an unforgettable journey.
  • Dive into local culture with homestay. Experience genuine warmth, shared stories, and the joy of authentic, local living with a Canadian Family.

Campus Tours




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Two young women in dormitory setting having a conversation
Two young women in dormitory setting having a conversation

Want to study at Brock?

SELP does not provide certification in ESL for undergraduate or graduate entry. Find pathways to other Brock programs through our Intensive English Language Program (IELP)

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Do you have questions about SELP or other ESL Programs?

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