The Birthplace of British Columbia, Immersed in an English Tradition
Studying in Langley means living in an English speaking, Family-Focused city. International students are fully immersed in the English language; thus, they quickly adapt to the international language of the world. With more than 95% of our 130 000 residents speaking English as their native language, international students have unlimited opportunities to improve their English while being immersed in Canadian culture. Students can also enjoy all that the Greater Vancouver area has to offer with their homestay family or on school field trips.
Safe, Clean and Natural Living – A Fresh, Pristine and Inspirational Environment
Less than an hour from the urban centre of Vancouver’s multi-cultural metropolis, Langley’s surrounding landscape is beautifully situated in heart of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. Away from the lifestyle of the big city, student learning takes place in conventional, secure and pristine neighbourhoods that avoid both the distractions and congestion associated with international urban centres.
There is a lot to do in Langley. Willowbrook Shopping Centre has 150 stores to wander through, and the main street of the city has many coffee shops, restaurants and shops to enjoy. The Colossus Theatre complex shows a variety of Hollywood, Canadian, and international movies on its 19 movie screens and an IMAX theatre. In addition to numerous local community festivals and school events, there are many sports teams and cultural clubs that students can join.
The climate in Langley is moderate. Summers are dry, with temperatures from 23°C to 30°C. Winter temperatures in Langley are usually between 5°C – 10°C. It rarely drops below 0°C, and it rarely snows.