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2018 Programs and Fees
  • 2019 Fees are valid for registrations received on or after November 1, 2018, for start dates after Jan 1, 2019. Please click here for the details.

  • All fees are in Canadian dollars.

  • The availability of programs is subject to student enrollment.

13-23 weeks



9-12 weeks



5-8 weeks



2-4 weeks


Tuition Fees (Per Week)


General English

20 Lessons
25 Lessons

24-35 weeks



36+ weeks



Intensive English

30 Lessons

2-4 weeks


5-8 weeks


9-12 weeks


13-23 weeks


24-35 weeks


36+ weeks


4 weeks


8 weeks


12 weeks


Tuition Fees

Specialized Programs

Intensive Conversation

20 Lessons

25 Lessons

IELTS Preparation

20 Lessons

25 Lessons

4 weeks


8 weeks


12 weeks


Extra Night





4 weeks





1 week





Homestay Accommodation

Half board - private room

Full board - private room

Additional Fee for Minors*



Other Fees

Application Fee ..................................................... $100.00

Homestay Placement Fee .................................... $180.00

Airport Reception (One-way) ................................ $100.00

Airport Reception (Two-way)................................. $180.00

Textbooks (Must be purchased at school)............. $55.00+

Material Fee (per week)........................................ $10

Custodianship Letter (Notarized) .......................... $100.00

Medical Insurance (Per day/Min. 20 days) ........... $2.00





General English and Intensive English Only**

Specialized Programs Only***

Minor students

Per day (Min. 20 days)


* Under 18 yeard old

** One student book for General English Program. Each book covers 1-2 level(s).

*** Material Fees for Intensive Conversation and IELTS Preparation. No textbook purchase is required.

Session Start Dates and Holidays
Time Table

Block 1:  8:50am - 10:30am (100min.)

Block 2: 10:40am - 11:30am (50min.)

Block 3: 11:35am - 12:25pm (50min.)

Lunch:   12:25pm -  1:25pm

Block 4:   1:25pm -  2:15pm (50min.)

Block 5:   2:25pm -  3:15pm (50min.)

Session start dates in 2018

(General English and Intensive English)

     January 8              July 23

     February 5            August 20

     March 5                September 17

     April 3                   October 15

     April 30                 November 13

     May 28                 December 10

     June 25             

Holidays in 2018 (No school)       

January 1         New Year's Day 

February 19      Family Day

March 30          Good Friday

April 2               Easter Monday

May 21             Victoria Day

July 1                Canada Day (observed Jul.2)

August 6           Heritage Day

September 3     Labour Day

October 8         Thanksgiving Day

November 11    Remembrance Day(observed Nov.12)

December 25    Christmas Day

December 26    Boxing Day


  • Intake dates for General English and Intensive English are every Monday except for public holidays.

  • Please contact school for intake dates for specialized programs.

Refund Policy

Tuition Refund: A full refund (minus non-refundable deposits) will be issued to students who withdraw, in writing, 30 days before the course begins. After this point a 70 percent refund of tuition will be given for withdrawals received in writing up until the first day of the program. If students withdraw within 5 calendar days of the original start date of the program, a 50 percent refund of tuition will be issued. No refunds are given for withdrawals when more than 5 days of the program have been completed.


Homestay Refund: Students are required to provide written notice a minimum of 14 days before withdrawing from the homestay program. A full refund, less the nonrefundable homestay placement fee, will be issued to students who withdraw in writing 14 days before their homestay begins. Under no conditions will refunds be provided for periods of homestay already used.


Visa Denials: If a visa denial prevents the student from attending the English Language Program, tuition fees and deposits minus a $250.00 administration fee will be refunded upon submission of written proof of denial at least 7 calendar days before the program begins.

For approved refunds, payments are issued within 30 days of notification from the student of cancellation, drop, or withdrawal. Refunds will be made via the original payment method. If the student’s payment of fees was made with cash, refund will be made by means of a cheque. A refund will be paid to the student, individual or agent that originally paid the fees. 

Health Insurance

It is mandatory for ALH students to have health insurance during their stay in Canada. Students must purchase a health insurance plan through an insurance company or agent in their home country or in Canada.

You may purchase through ALH. offers extensive coverage for the cost of only $2.00 per day.

Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP)

If you have a visa for one year or more, you are eligible to apply for Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan at no charge. It covers a basic health coverage. Alberta Health Care does not cover dentistry, vision, ambulances or prescribed medicines. Please check what is covered very carefully before going to see a doctor.

For more information, please contact:

Alberta Health and Wellness


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