The English Language Centre’s Homestay program provides international students an opportunity to live in a Canadian home and experience local culture while studying at the University of Manitoba.

About Homestay

Homestay provides accommodation to any international student, 17 years of age or older who is registered to attend a University of Manitoba undergraduate or graduate program, the English Language Centre’s Intensive Academic English Program, or the International College of Manitoba. Visiting scholars, professors, researchers and trainees can also take part.

Program features:

  • Explore Canadian culture, live in a Canadian home and take part in local activities
  • Practice English daily
  • Safe and affordable
  • $700 per month + application and administration fees
  • All essentials included: three meals per day, private room, bed, bedding, dresser and desk
  • Full-time Homestay staff available on campus to provide ongoing support and assistance.