About the Ryerson ESL Foundation Program

The Ryerson ESL Foundation Program is designed for students who are academically qualified to apply for admission to a Ryerson University undergraduate program, but do not meet the minimum English proficiency requirements. It offers intensive English language and academic skills instruction combined with undergraduate course work. Students who successfully complete the Ryerson ESL Foundation Program are admitted to Ryerson degree programs with at least one undergraduate course credit and a strong foundation for academic success.

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