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. Oct. 28, 2019Renison's Living Library
    Living Library

    Date: Monday, November 18
    Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm
    Location: Renison University College Atrium

  2. Sep. 18, 2019Three friendships spread across three cultures
    Crystal, Reika, and Jihye

    By Ryan Connell

    It’s not easy for many to develop friendships across different cultures. Especially when there are different traditions, customs, and language barriers, it can be a challenge to forge meaningful connections with others.

  3. Aug. 30, 2019iBASE student is quick to give back to help new students
    Ryan Connell and Tim Nie

    Renison's 2019 session of the Intensive Bridge to Academic Success in English (iBASE) program wrapped up for another year this past week. As part of the program's end-of-term celebration held on Wednesday, August 28, an iBASE student is annually awarded the program's Student Engagement award. 

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