Canadian Citizens, Convention Refugees, Refugee Claimants, Permanent Residents or Landed Immigrants who are not a current ESL / LINC student at St. Louis, please follow these steps:
Step 1: Contact the YMCA Language Assessment Centre – 519-579-9622 (Kitchener) / 519-621-1621 (Cambridge) to book an appointment. (Visitors to Canada, contact St. Louis at 519-745-1201 directly)
Step 2: Have your English language skills assessed for FREE. Required Canadian Language Benchmarks are listening 6, speaking 6, reading 5, writing 6 to take the IELTS preparation class.
Step 3: Register at St. Mary’s Campus for IELTS preparation class.
To register, please bring
- Personal documents as identification
- Completed language assessment from the YMCA. If you had a language assessment in the last year, while living in a different community in Ontario, please bring that completed language assessment. If you have not had an initial assessment or have moved from another province, please call the YMCA to make an appointment first at 519-579-9622.
Office Hours to Register:
St. Louis – St. Mary’s Campus, 77 Young Street, Kitchener
Go to St. Mary’s Campus office, Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 12:30pm