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Summer Language Program (SLP)

Come and join us at Humber this Summer!

  • A complete immersion experience in the English language
  • A focus on communication skills to raise your confidence in using English
  • Activate your English when you visit cultural attractions and festivals in Toronto
  • Meet other students from Canada and around the world and make lasting friendships
  • Live on-campus in our modern residence
  • Full use of all Humber’s facilities and support services on the safe and beautiful Lakeshore campus

Humber's Summer Language Program Includes:

  • 5 proficiency levels from beginner to advanced
  • 15 hours of English language classes per week focusing on speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills
  • Additional 6 hours of afternoon theme-based electives and workshops, such as presentation skills, business, drama, music, dance, yoga, art, and sports
  • Pronunciation and grammar sessions in our modern language labs
  • Optional weekly field trips to museums, art galleries, shopping centres, sports facilities, and the many multi-cultural areas in downtown Toronto
  • Optional social activities and weekend excursions including boat cruises on Lake Ontario, Toronto Zoo, World-class shopping, Canada’s Wonderland, Wasaga Beach, Niagara Falls, night clubs, movies, and more
  • A typical SLP week (calendar)
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What is Explore? Explore is a 5-week English Language Bursary program that is offered to students with any skill level in English. Explore participants are awarded a bursary which covers the costs of tuition, meals and accommodation within our Summer Language Program (SLP). For more information about SLP/Explore at Humber, please click here:

How it Works


You have a choice of two sessions: Spring (June/July) or Summer (July/August).

2018 Dates


 Weeks Spring   Summer  
  Start End Start End
5 June 4 July 6 July 9 Aug 10
4 June 4 June 29

July 9

Aug 3
3 June 4 June 22 July 9 July 27
2 June 4 June 15 July 9 July 20

2018 Fees


Weeks Fee - International Fee -  Domestic Fee - Explore
5 $4,360 $3,600 Bursary +
$275 (non-refundable
4 $3,550 N/A  
3 $2,820 N/A  
2 $2,060 N/A  

Fees include:

  • tuition fees
  • full meal plan (breakfast, lunch , dinner, 7 days a week)
  • on-campus residence accommodation
  • health insurance
  • airport transfers for international students

Fees are adjusted for students not staying in residence or with different meal plans.

Age: 18 yrs + (Explore Students must be 19+)

Groups - Tailor Your Experience

Flexible course length: from 2 to 10 weeks from June to mid-August

Age: 18 yrs +

Group Fees: The Fee is dependent on your group’s specific needs and can include:

  • tuition fees – dependant on course length
  • full meal plan (breakfast, lunch, dinner, 7 days a week) or part meal plan (Breakfast, Dinner for example)
  • on-campus residence accommodation
  • health insurance
  • weekend excursions (Excursion packages can be priced and included in the fee or be optional)
  • airport transfers

For all group inquiries, packages and questions please contact:

Irene Kosmas, Acting Director, English Language Centre  Tel: (+1) 416-675-6622, ext. 79116

How to Register

To register or for more information contact Rosie Lima at or call us at 416.675.6622 ext 73083