Unique Selling points
- The school is in a great location in the center of the PacificJ ewel of Canada, Victoria. Flowers bloom all year and the school is a short walk to all major downtown tourist destinations - as well as the beautiful Victoria Harbour!.
- Varied social programme with activities and excursions to suit all tastes
Description of the building
Sprachcaffe Victoria is located in a heritage building in the heart of downtown Victoria, on the main street - Douglas Street. We are only a quick stroll away from Victoria's Old Town, where countless upscale restaurants, and fun pubs can be found. Sprachcaffe Victoria’s neighbours include The Bay Centre, the Royal British Columbia Museum, and the famous Fairmont Empress Hotel. Five minutes away from the school is the Inner Harbour; one of Victoria’s main tourist attractions, the Inner Harbour is filled with street performers all year along with a great selection of restaurants, cafes, and shops. Tourists from all over the world watch jugglers and musicians perform.
Classrooms: 8 bright classrooms
Facilities: Computers & free Wifi, Cafeteria, Student lounge, Study materials available, fully-accessible building
Accessability for disabled students: yes
About our students
Average age: 24 (21 in summer)
Minimum age: 15
Average number of students: 60 (winter) - 120 (summer)
- Japan 30%
- Brazil 15%
- China 12%
- Korean 12%
- Mexico 10%
- Taiwan 10%
- France 3%
- German 3%
Emergency number: +1 250 580 6216
Opening hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm, Monday to Friday
Languages spoken by staff: English, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, German
Student card: A student card with photo is issued on arrival.
Library service: Study and resource materials available to students.
Text books: No books must be purchased for stays up to 4 weeks, books can be leased for $10 per week, and a deposit must be left. Students staying over 4 weeks are required to purchase their books. Text books cost around $40 and students work with a book for up to 12 weeks. This means about $3.34 per book per week.
Bistro, Snacks and Drinks: Lounge, cafeteria, vending machines, microwave ovens, drinks machine, water cooler