Improve your English language skills with tuition-free* classes at Capilano University.
In the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program at CapU, you'll improve your English reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in small, tuition-free* (learn more about EAP Fees) classes with friendly, supportive instructors.
For the Spring and Fall 2023 terms, we are offering two new course streams for domestic students. Visit the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program page for more information.
See an overview of the full-time EAP Program (pdf).
We support learners with remote and in-person appointments. Remote appointments are conducted via Microsoft Teams. Book your appointment today.
In-person appointments are available Monday — Friday from 8:30 a.m. — 4 p.m. in Birch Building, room BR344.
We are also available to answer questions or concerns through email at email@example.com or by calling 604 984 4971.
EAP Pathway Programs
In a CapU Pathway program, you earn credits for your degree or diploma quickly. EAP and Pathway instructors work together to give you the support and help you need to succeed.
There are three Pathway options available:
Learn more about the EAP Pathway programs.
EAP Placement Test
To find the EAP course that's right for you, you'll need to take the EAP Placement Test (EPT) or other accepted language tests.
Note: All students must have some English language skills to enter the program. Our EAP courses are not at the beginner level.
Admission requirements for EAP
- B.C. Secondary School graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent;
- EAP Placement Test or equivalent.
Additional English language support
CapU also offers English Language Support (ELS) and the EAP Language Lab (pdf) for one-on-one help.