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English Language Improvement Program (ELIP)

Improve Skills for Study, Work and Life

Welcome to the English Language Improvement Program (ELIP) at the University of Windsor! 

Starting at UWindsor through ELIP is the first step to achieving success in your studies and beyond. 

Facilitate UWindsor English for academic pathway learners’ ability to fulfil their potential in study, work, and life 

Prioritize the highest standards of teaching in equipping learners with essential English language skills, professional aptitudes, and wellness knowledge to thrive in a transitioning world 

Excellence: Proven learning outcomes to advance skill development 
Diversity: Representation of diverse voices in all aspects of program delivery 
Integrity: Equitable practices to promote outstanding learner experiences  

Improved skills by the end of ELIP 3:

Understand and analyze a variety of texts.

Evaluate significant issues to persuasively write on a variety of professional and academic topics.

Understand extended spoken information and can critically evaluate points to use in argumentation.

Communicate skillfully by evaluating and expanding on ideas.

Demonstrate fluent and accurate language, awareness of diverse perspectives, and strategic use of academic and professional skills