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.

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  1. Feb. 18, 2022English is the first building block towards this Engineer's dream
    Basel Shoueb

    Basel Shoueb had begun his first year of his PhD program when the ongoing war conflict in his home country of Syria left him no choice but to leave.

  2. Oct. 1, 2021ELI programs return to an in-person format for Winter 2022
    Charmaine studying

    Since the beginning of the global pandemic, the Renison English Language Institute has navigated this period by offering a variety of high-quality English language programs and exceptional student experience support in a fully online format.

  3. Aug. 30, 2021Propelling Student Engagement through STEM
    Student group photo

    By Beth Fleming, Programs Assistant

    This Spring, Renison hosted the eSTEM (English, Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics) program to more than 130 high school students.

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