Excellence in English language learning

Since 1972, the Renison English Language Institute (Renison ELI) has offered high quality English language programs and courses. Located in Renison University College at the University of Waterloo, Renison ELI supports more than 1000 students from 35 countries each year in achieving their academic and professional goals.

Explore all of our programs and courses or choose a category below to find the perfect program or course for you:

  1. Apr. 10, 2019Renison's Longest-serving Peer Leader RecognizedCrystal Liu

    Do you know Crystal Liu?

    On Friday, April 5, Renison’s longest-serving Peer Leader was surprised with a special award at the Winter 2019 EFAS End-of-term Celebration — an Honourary Renison Peer Leader Award at Renison University College.

  2. Apr. 9, 2019Recognizing BASE Graduate Iliana Cecibel Tacuri SiguenzaIliana Cecibel Tacuri Siguenza

    The Renison English Language Institute is proud to recognize our BASE Living-Learning Community (LLC) Peer Leader and BASE Graduate, Iliana Cecibel Tacuri Siguenza, who is this year’s recipient of the Dave Connolly Award of Excellence. 

  3. Feb. 26, 2019Celebrate world cultures and cross-cultural learning at the International FairInternational Fair

    Do you love celebrating and learning about culture?

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  1. Apr. 19, 2019Moving Meditation: Qigong

  2. Apr. 20, 2019Toronto Bus Trip

    Join Renison as we visit Toronto on Saturday, April 20!

    Visit the largest city in Canada and explore on your own or with Renison's Peer Leaders!

    For $22.12 ($25 with taxes included), you will receive:

    • Bus transportation from Renison to CN Tower in Toronto
    • Bus transportation from Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto to Renison

    Absolutely no refunds unless Renison cancels the trip.

  3. Apr. 22, 2019Succulents & Ice Cream Social

    Paint a pot and plant your own succulent plant! Enjoy yummy ice cream, and practice your English with other students.

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