What's New at ELDC?

Welcome to the English Language Development Centre (ELDC). We have exciting new programming this semester, such as WordPlay and one-on-one Drop In Hours.

Check out our wide range of workshops designed to help students like you improve your academic English. There are tremendous benefits you can reap from our services, which can ultimately help you succeed in your university and professional career.

Wish to assess your own academic English level compared to others? Take the Academic English Health Check, an exclusive online diagnostic test that instantly provides you customized results that determine your strengths and weaknesses. Sign up today on the Intranet calendar before spots run out!

Join our community on Facebook to get fun quotes, riddles, and meet other witty students like you.

Visit this page frequently to find out more about news and events at ELDC and on our campus.

Download our activity schedule below!

FAQ

How do I get into one of these ELD seminars or Cafés?

Your homepage on the Intranet will list the upcoming seminars and Cafés for the next 10 days. You can click on the link there and sign up. If you wish to know the whole ELD seminar and Café schedule for the whole semester, please see the calendar.

What is the ELDC?

The English Language Development Centre is an academic success support partner for UTSC students. ELDC works with students to develop their Academic English and communication skills, such as academic writing, academic reading, critical thinking, oral communication, academic vocabulary, listening comprehension, and academic participation strategies.

Where are the ELDC Offices? Where are the workshops held? How do I register?

ELDC Offices are located in AC310 (2 doors away from the bookstore), but ELDC workshops and Cafes are generally held in AC221 or AC219 (2 doors away from the library). The Academic English Health Checks are additionally held in the BV 498 computer lab. Sign up for all sessions on the intranet. Drop-ins welcome if space is available.