The Language Centre

Registration

Applications

The most recent Intensive English Application form can be downloaded for your use: 2018 Application Form

These documents are in .pdf format and we ask that you complete the forms electronically, so we can easily read the applicant information.

If you have questions, please contact us.

Registration Dates and Costs

ALL PROGRAMS: $100 non-refundable application fee and $500 tuition deposit due at time of registration.


English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

English for Personal and Professional Communication (EPPC) 

Session Dates 

Cost

Winter Session 1, 2018

2-Jan-18  to  23-Feb-18

$2,800

Winter Session 2, 2018

26-Feb-18  to  20-Apr-18

$2,800

Spring Session, 2018

30-Apr-18  to  22-Jun-18

$2,800

Summer Session, 2018

25-Jun-18  to  17-Aug-18

$2,800

Fall Session 1, 2018

27-Aug-18  to  19-Oct-18

$2,800

Fall Session 2, 2018

22-Oct-18  to  14-Dec-18

$2,800

 


University Bridging Program (UBP)

Session Dates 

Cost

Winter Session, 2018

2-Jan-18  to  20-Apr-18

$4,300

Spring Session, 2018

30-Apr-18  to  17-Aug-18

$4,300

Fall Session, 2018

27-Aug-18  to  14-Dec-18

$4,300

 


One-month English as a Second Language Program (IMM)

Session Dates 

Cost

Winter 1, 2018

2-Jan-18  to  26-Jan-18

$1,650

Winter 2, 2018

26-Feb-18  to  23-Mar-18

$1,650

Spring, 2018

30-Apr-18 to  25-May-18

$1,650

Summer, 2018

25-Jun-18  to  20-Jul-18

$1,650

Fall 1, 2018

27-Aug-18  to  21-Sep-18

$1,650

Fall 2, 2018

22-Oct-18  to  16-Nov-18

$1,650


 A textbook and resource fee of $135.00 will be charged for each ESL session.
* Dates and Fees are subject to change 

Payment Information for Language Centre Students

Tuition and Account Balance Payment Options
Tuition and account balances may be paid to Saint Mary's University using one of the following methods:

  • Interac Online payment option through Self Service Banner **Preferred Method
    • The Interac Online payment option is a secure and easy way to pay tuition.
    • Payments are posted to your student account immediately.
    • Most major banks participate.
  • Western Union - click here
  • In person, using Debit, Cash, Cheque and Money Order
  • Bank Transfer, using the following information:

Bank Name: Royal Bank of Canada

Address: Spring Garden Rd. and Summer St. Branch
5855 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 4S2

Bank/Institution Code: 003

Branch/transit number: 03413

Account number: 000-011-7

Swift Code: ROYCCAT2 (for wires arriving in Canadian funds) or

ABA/Routing number: 021000021 (for wires arriving in US funds)

Beneficiary Name: Saint Mary’s University

Include student name and Banner Student ID (A#) on the transfer

Deposit Payment Options

Tuition and residence deposits may be paid to Saint Mary's University using one of the following methods:

  • Interac Online payment option through Self Service Banner **Preferred Method
    • The Interac Online payment option is a secure and easy way to pay tuition.
    • Payments are posted to your student account immediately.
    • Most major banks participate.
  • Western Union - click here
  • Visa Cards, Mastercard or American Express
  • In person, using Debit, Cash, Cheque and Money Order
  • Bank Transfer, using the information above

Registration - Conditional Admittance

Saint Mary's University is pleased to offer conditional admission to its credit programs. If you meet the academic requirements you may receive admission, conditional upon meeting the language proficiency requirement. Contact Enrolment Services for more information.

Students who successfully complete Level Six of the English for Academic Purposes program will have the language proficiency examination requirement waived. That is, students who successfully complete EAP Level Six do not have to write the TOEFL, CAEL, IELTS or other standardized language examination.

Registration/Refund Policy

Registration Policy: IEP

To apply for the Intensive English Program, students must pay a $100.00 non-refundable and non-transferable application fee. Tuition and other fees are due 30 days before the start of each semester. Students applying after the 30-day period must pay all fees in full on registration.

Refund Policy

Until the start of any semester, students who notify The Language Centre of their withdrawal in writing will receive a refund of their tuition fees paid, less a one-time $500.00 administration fee with the following exceptions:

1. If a student withdraws because they have been denied a visa or study permit, Saint Mary’s will all fees paid, less the C$100 application fee. A copy of the letter stating the visa denial must be provided to the Language Centre before a refund can be made.

2. If a student withdrawal in writing after the start of a semester, the following tuition refund schedule will apply:

Up to Friday, Week 1 75%

Up to Friday, Week 2 50%

Up to Friday, Week 3 25%

There will be no refunds after Week 4 in any given semester. 

Un-utilized insurance will be returned to the student who withdraws from the program without using the services or making any claims at all, i.e $45 for each month yet to commence. No refund is available for any month that has commenced.

No refunds available on textbooks.

Refunds will be returned using the same method of payment used to pay the original fees. Cash payments will be refunded by cheque. Wire transfer charges will be deducted from the amount due to the student as stated above.

Refund Policy: Residence

Application for Residence does not guarantee acceptance. Acceptance is conditional upon available space. If accommodation is not available, the deposit will be refunded. The application fee of C$25.00 is non-refundable. Students will be notified of their status as soon as possible. Once students have received their Residence confirmation from the Language Centre, the Residence deposit is non-refundable.

 

PLEASE NOTE: ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.