English is the primary language of instruction and communication at the University of Lethbridge. Prior to registration, all undergraduate students must demonstrate English language proficiency sufficient to meet the demands of classroom instruction, written assignments, and participation in tutorials and discussions, regardless of their citizenship status or country of origin.
There are two types of English requirements that apply to applicants to the University of Lethbridge:
- English Language Proficiency (ELP) admission requirement:
- Undergraduate applicants
- Graduate applicants
- Spoken English Language Proficiency (SELP) - admission requirement for applicants to programs offered by the Faculty of Health Sciences.