English Language Institute

At Renison's English Language Institute (ELI), you will receive a unique language learning experience. The English language classes will engage you in exciting university topics in liberal arts, science, business, and technology. You will meet students from different countries, allowing you to explore and understand new cultures through the use of English. You will also become a part of the close-knit student community at Renison, which is affiliated with the University of Waterloo, one of the world's leading institutions for research, technology, and innovation.

Renison ELI is:

  • founding member of Languages Canada, Canada’s premier language accreditation body
  • the language institute of choice for more than 1000 students from 35 countries 
  • the official English language training provider for the University of Waterloo 

Renison ELI programs:

Whether you're a future Waterloo student, working professional, or a visiting student from another university, our programs and courses are designed to help you achieve your goals!


Contact: Michele Parrott, eli@uwaterloo.ca