Language & Culture Programs

Learn English

Western offers a variety of English language programs for learners of all ages and levels. Whether you are interested in a pursuing your degree at Western, experiencing a full immersion in American culture, or enhancing your English language skills, we have a program to fit your interests.

Western celebrates diversity

Celebrating Western's diversity with events offers our community a chance to experience cultural enrichment from around the world without setting foot on a plane. Each July, Western’s Language and Culture Programs sponsors Summer International Day. This celebration of international cultures on at Western features music, performances and hands-on fun for all ages. Attendees try out new activities and games while sampling treats and beverages from around the world.

Employee Language Program

International student talking to DeanInitiated by the President’s Office to support Western faculty and staff through professional development, the Employee Language Program offers free quarterly workshops and special events encouraging multicultural outreach and awareness. Note: This program is restricted to Western Employees.

Learn more about Western's free
Employee Language Program

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