- May 08, 2023
- September 05, 2023
- In Class
Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees may apply for a LINC seat as of LINC Application Day on March 1, 2023. You can also attend LINC Application Day to apply in-person from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Foundational Learning Assistance (“funding”) is not available for the Spring 2023 term.
Class Schedule: Monday to Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
This full-time program is for immigrant youth between the ages of 18 and 24 who have not completed high school.
You'll study reading, writing, math, technology, and school strategies. You will also learn about the following:
- education and career paths in Canada
- presentation skills
- math and money
- college skills
- computer and Internet skills (we'll lend you a laptop)
There are four levels to this program. We'll place you based on how you do in an assessment. Contact Nadia Hart at 403.410.3475 to arrange for your assessment.
When you pass the Bridge Program, you’ll be ready for our Academic Preparation courses, which will help you transition to the next steps in your education.
LINC seats available- funded by:
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345 - 6 Avenue SE
- 18 to 24 years old
- Interrupted formal education
- No high school diploma
All applicants must write a program placement assessment. Canadian Citizens should contact Nadia Hart at 403.410.3475 to arrange for your assessment.
Permanent residents must take a Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) test through the Calgary Language & Assessment Referral Centre (CLARC). The telephone number for the centre is 403-265-1120. You must have CLB benchmarks of at least 3,3,2,2 to apply.
For detailed information about the application process, see ELL Applying.
Prospective Student Centre
Room S1111, South Campus
345 - 6 Avenue SE
Youth in Transition (LINC)
LINC stands for Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada. This full-time program is for immigrant youth between the ages of 18 and 24.
LINC stands for Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada. In this part time program, you'll learn listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. With LINC, you can get the knowledge you need to settle in Canada.