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LSI - Language Studies International, Vancouver, Canada

Among the Top 20% most popular English schools in Vancouver in the last 12 monthsOrganized social activities were rated by students as the best or among the top 20% of all schools in CanadaAverage student rating for this school was the best or in the top 20% among all schools in Canada

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  • Best rated school in Vancouver

LSI - Language Studies International

The language school LSI - Language Studies International was founded in Vancouver, Canada in 1993. The school is located in a modern office building in the centre of downtown Vancouver.

The school address is: Suite 101-808 Nelson Street, V6Z 2H2 - Vancouver (Canada).

Accreditations and Quality seals

Languages Canada / CAPLSPreferential Terms in Case of Visa RefusalCIC

School Size:

Facilities

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Computer lab

  • Library

  • Daily press

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Lounge

  • Garden

  • Balcony / terrace

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Video game console

  • Free coffee

  • Free WIFI

Facilities for disabled students

  • Wheelchair access to classroom

  • Disabled toilet

  • Wheelchair access to reception

  • Wheelchair access to cafeteria

  • Adapted for students with learning difficulty

Classroom equipment

  • TV in most classrooms

  • Air conditioning in all classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

12

Number of public PC workstations:

9

Prices include

  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week
  • Free consultation about suitable college/university programs by qualified consultant
  • Free assistance in applying to college/university programs by qualified consultant

Course material:

Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 75 C$ per course.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 250
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 150
  • Junior courses in summer: 20
  • Junior courses throughout the year: 10

Average age of students

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 6
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 6
  • Junior courses in summer: 1
  • Junior courses throughout the year: 1

Minimum age of students

  • 16 years
  • 13 years for specific Junior courses

English teacher qualifications

  • 100 % hold a university degree
  • 100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

15
2
5
2
4
1
15
12
6
2

Optional airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Vancouver International (YVR).

Vancouver International Airport:
100 C$ pick up
190 C$ return (both ways)

Language school closed

In 2018 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2018, 12.Feb.2018, 30.Mar.2018, 02.Apr.2018, 21.May.2018, 02.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018, 03.Sep.2018, 08.Oct.2018, 12.Nov.2018, 22.Dec.2018 - 31.Dec.2018
School policy regarding bank holidays:
Private classes are recuperated or refunded. Group classes not.

English Courses

Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 16 20 24 Additional Week
Price in C$ 400 380 800 760 1200 1140 1560 1482 2340 2223 3120 2964 3900 3705 5760 5472 7200 6840 7440 7068 310 295
Price in US$ 288 576 864 1123 1684 2246 2807 4145 5182 5354 224
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Absolute beginners start on: 02.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 03.Apr.2018, 07.May.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 03.Jul.2018, 07.Aug.2018, 04.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 05.Nov.2018, 03.Dec.2018
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 16 20 24 Additional Week
Price in C$ 330 314 660 627 990 941 1280 1216 1920 1824 2560 2432 3200 3040 4640 4408 5800 5510 6480 6156 290 276
Price in US$ 238 475 713 922 1382 1843 2303 3339 4174 4663 209
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Absolute beginners start on: 02.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 03.Apr.2018, 07.May.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 03.Jul.2018, 07.Aug.2018, 04.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 05.Nov.2018, 03.Dec.2018
General course schedule
4 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 16 20 24 Additional Week
Price in C$ 370 352 740 703 1110 1055 1440 1368 2160 2052 2880 2736 3600 3420 5280 5016 6600 6270 7080 6726 295 281
Price in US$ 267 533 799 1037 1555 2073 2591 3800 4750 5095 213
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Absolute beginners start on: 02.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 03.Apr.2018, 07.May.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 03.Jul.2018, 07.Aug.2018, 04.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 05.Nov.2018, 03.Dec.2018
General course schedule
5 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in C$ 1800 1710 3600 3420 5400 5130 7200 6840 9000 8550 10800 10260 12600 11970 14400 13680 16200 15390 18000 17100 21600 20520
Price in US$ 1296 2591 3886 5182 6477 7772 9067 10363 11658 12953 15544
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
4 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in C$ 7380 7011 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Price in US$ 5311 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Course starts every Saturday, 82 lessons over 9 consecutive days. Also available with 92 lessons (CAD 8280).
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
16-17 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 8:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 17:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in C$ 2700 2565 5400 5130 8100 7695 10800 10260 13500 12825 16200 15390 18900 17955 21600 20520 27000 25650 32400 30780 2700 2565
Price in US$ 1943 3886 5829 7772 9715 11658 13601 15544 19429 23315 1943
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in C$ 3600 3420 7200 6840 10800 10260 14400 13680 18000 17100 21600 20520 25200 23940 28800 27360 36000 34200 43200 41040 3600 3420
Price in US$ 2591 5182 7772 10363 12953 15544 18134 20725 25906 31087 2591
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
8 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in C$ 1050 1024 2100 2048 3150 3072 4200 4095 5250 5119 6300 6143 -- -- -- -- --
Price in US$ 776 1551 2327 3102 3878 4653 -- -- -- -- --
Course price includes accommodation
Homestay, Double room, Breakfast & lunch & dinner
It includes afternoon activities.
Additional fees:
- Insurance per week: CAD 15.
- Custodianship service: CAD 50.
Starting dates
2018: 03.Jul.2018, 09.Jul.2018, 16.Jul.2018, 23.Jul.2018, 30.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018.
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in C$ 340 323 680 646 1020 969 1360 1292 1700 1615 2040 1938 -- -- -- -- --
Price in US$ 245 490 734 979 1224 1468 -- -- -- -- --
Starting dates
2018: 03.Jul.2018, 09.Jul.2018, 16.Jul.2018, 23.Jul.2018, 30.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018.
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in C$ 1290 1226 2280 2166 3285 3121 4300 4085 5375 5107 6450 6128 7525 7149 8600 8170 10750 10213 12900 12255 1075 1022
Price in US$ 929 1641 2364 3095 3868 4642 5415 6189 7736 9283 774
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 16 20 23
Price in C$ 400 380 800 760 1200 1140 1560 1482 2340 2223 3120 2964 3900 3705 4500 4275 5760 5472 7200 6840 8280 7866
Price in US$ 288 576 864 1123 1684 2246 2807 3239 4145 5182 5959
20 lessons of General English + 10 lessons on Business English.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Absolute beginners start on: 02.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 02.Apr.2018, 07.May.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 03.Jul.2018, 07.Aug.2018, 04.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 05.Nov.2018, 03.Dec.2018
Required minimum language level
Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 16 23 Additional Week
Price in C$ 400 380 800 760 1200 1140 1560 1482 2340 2223 3120 2964 3900 3705 4500 4275 5760 5472 8280 7866 360 342
Price in US$ 288 576 864 1123 1684 2246 2807 3239 4145 5959 260
20 lessons of grammar and language skills + 10 lessons of study skills and exam practice per week.
Starting dates
Every first Monday of month .
Absolute beginners start on: 02.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 03.Apr.2018, 07.May.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 03.Jul.2018, 07.Aug.2018, 04.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 05.Nov.2018, 03.Dec.2018
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in C$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 4500 4275
Price in US$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3239
Books: CAD 75.
Starting dates:
- 11 weeks: Jan 2.
- 12 weeks: Mar 26, Sep 17.
Starting dates
2018: 02.Jan.2018, 26.Mar.2018, 17.Sep.2018.
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Upper intermediate (B2) or higher
Exam dates
16.Mar.2018, 12.Jun.2018, 04.Dec.2018
Exam fee
350 C$
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in C$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 4500 4275
Price in US$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3239
Books: CAD 75.
Starting dates:
- 11 weeks: Jan 2.
- 12 weeks: Mar 26, Sep 17.
Starting dates
2018: 02.Jan.2018, 26.Mar.2018, 17.Sep.2018.
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 50 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:40
Afternoon: 13:40  - 15:00
Required minimum language level
Advanced (C1) or higher
Exam dates
17.Mar.2018, 13.Jun.2018, 05.Dec.2018
Exam fee
350 C$
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Lesson duration: 50 minutes
School's administrative fee: 140.00 C$
Individual classesSingle individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 90 C$. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ 235 470 705 940 235 185
Price in US$ 179 357 535 713 179 141
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Price extra night:
50 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
50 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Heating, Breakfast & lunch & dinner, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 12
Dates
High season dates 17.Jun.2018 - 26.Aug.2018
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 C$
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ 220 440 660 880 220 185
Price in US$ 167 334 500 667 167 141
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Price extra night:
45 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
50 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast & 1 meal, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 12
Dates
High season dates 17.Jun.2018 - 26.Aug.2018
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 C$
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ 185 370 555 740 185 185
Price in US$ 141 281 421 561 141 141
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Price extra night:
35 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
50 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Heating, Breakfast, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 12
Dates
High season dates 17.Jun.2018 - 26.Aug.2018
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 C$
  • Residence, hotel and hostel rates available on request.
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
  • Single room: always

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Ballet5 km
Baseball5 km
Basketball3 km
Dancing 
Diving5 km
Football (soccer) 
Golf3 km
Horse riding10 km
Ice Hockey3 km
Mountainbiking10 km
Music 
Sailing3 km
Skiing20 km
Squash3 km
Swimming5 km
Tennis3 km
Volleyball2 km
Windsurfing5 km
Yoga3 km
Leisure programme for adults (sample):
 Sample of activities for adults (PDF)
Leisure programme for juniors (sample):
 Schedule of activities - juniors (PDF)
Leisure programme for adults (sample):
 Sample of activities for adults (PDF)

Reviews

City
4.7/5.0 
Organisation
4.2/5.0 
Facilities
4.0/5.0 
Social activities
4.3/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.4/5.0 
Value for money
3.8/5.0 
Accommodation
Homestay
3.9/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.7/5.0 
Other
4.6/5.0 
Students liked about LSI - Language Studies International, Vancouver
The teachers are professional, the staff is friendly and the school offers a lot of activities.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
1.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: maybe there could be two groups from 18 to 30 anm from 30 onwards, because if you are 40 then the expectations are different from students at the age of 18.
The school is small and informal.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
It's like a family.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
The concern and involvement of all teachers and board members in each of the students, besides the great humane treatment.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0

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