LaSalle College - Vancouver Campus

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LaSalle College - Vancouver Campus

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University Overview

LaSalle College Vancouver is a boutique-design school offering applied arts programs that help graduates build rewarding, lifelong careers. With more than 30 programs, the institution is a place where creativity runs free. In addition to its close links with industry, both in Canada and around the world, LaSalle College Vancouver offers small-sized classes for a premium education experience in an advanced facility with instruction from leading experts.

LaSalle College Vancouver delivers programs with credentials ranging from Bachelor Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates and has been consistently named the top undergraduate school in Canada for video game design by the Princeton Review.

The goal of LaSalle College Vancouver is to provide excellence in knowledge building and skill development and to assist its students in achieving their career goals in a professional, stimulating and friendly environment.

LaSalle College Vancouver is designated by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education of British Columbia and is registered with the Ministry of Advanced Education, Student Services Branch. Government funding is available to full-time students who qualify.

On February 1, 2017, LCI Education Network, of which LaSalle College Vancouver (LCV) is a member, acquired The Art Institute of Vancouver an award winning higher education provider offering an array of exciting applied arts programs in diverse fields such as VFX for Film and Television, Video Game Programming, Digital Film & Video, Game Art & Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Fashion, Culinary Arts and just to name a few.

CAD 12000

Living Cost

CAD 8200-51000

Undergraduate

University Facts

Established in 1959

Programmes 22 Available

Total Students 17000+

Total Int. Students 6800+

Admission Requirement

The following requirements must be fulfilled to get admitted to LaSalle College

  • International students are considered on case-by-case basis. There can be some additional requirements, depending on the program you are applying to.
  • Students are required to submit their original transcripts from their last attended academic institutions. If they are not in English, then submit the translated copies of the same along with the originals.
  • Should provide the certificate issued by the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) that compares educational credentials from other countries to educational standards in Canada.
  • Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of the beginning of the course.
  • You need to submit your English language proficiency test scores if you are coming from a non-English speaking country.

Please note: If you are not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada, you must obtain a valid study permit before you come to Canada.

Minimum IELTS Score

6+

Undergraduate

6.5+

Graduate

Minimum TOEFL Score

75+

Undergraduate

80+

Graduate

Minimum PTE Score

48+

Undergraduate

58+

Graduate

All Programs(22)

Tuition Fee

The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

Approximate Tuition Fee Per Year

8200 - 51000 Per year

Undergraduate(CAD)

CAD32368Tuition Fee

CAD12000Living Cost

Comparison with other universities of similar tier

Features

  • Academic Counseling
  • Campus Security
  • Career Support
  • Day Care Centers
  • Financial Assistance
  • Food & Dining Sevices
  • Health Insurance
  • Internet Services
  • Internship & on-the-job training
  • Library Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Orientation for new students
  • Parking and Transit
  • Peer Mentorship
  • Recruitment Services
  • Scholarships and Awards
  • Social and Cultural Events
  • Sports & Recreation Facilities
  • Student Club and Socities
  • Student Leaderships
  • Student Unions and Associations
  • Study & Work Permit
  • Tax Information (T2202A)
  • Volunteer & Community Outreach Programme
  • Work While Studying
  • University Transfer Options
  • Continuing Education
  • Online learning Programs
  • Women Safety and Resources Centre
  • International Student Life Centre
  • Academic/Career Portals

Students

LaSalle College Vancouver's Department of Student Services is committed to providing comprehensive student services that promotes student engagement, growth, and development for all students. Student Services does this by providing coordinated, intentional services that supports all of our students' individual academic and personal development.

  • Academic Advising
    • Academic advising is provided by Academic Advisors, Faculty, Program Directors, and the Chief Academic Officer. Students have access to advising services throughout their program of study. Advising services may be provided on an individual or small group basis, or even in a workshop setting, to help students manage their academic experience such as course registration, program progression and advice on available academic supports. 
  • Student Employment Services
    • The Student Services Department can assist you in seeking part-time employment while you are a student. Many students find that part-time employment is an excellent way to help meet the financial obligations of a college education and also maintain a flexible schedule that allows for class time and study time.
    • LaSalle College Vancouver offers some freelance job opportunities through which qualified students can receive valuable experience while working for local clients.
  • International Student Advising
    • LaSalle College Vancouver is proud to host students from around the world who have chosen to study here. If you are from another country, you are likely to have concerns about making a successful transition into a new culture. Many of your questions can be answered by the Student Services Department, which is available to help ensure a successful experience at LaSalle College Vancouver by assisting with housing, medical insurance, and campus resources. International students will find opportunities to take part in social activities with other international students and Canadian students as well. International students will find many opportunities to learn about Canadian culture and Canadian students have much to gain by getting to know international students and the cultures they bring with them.
  • Student Clubs, Organizations, and Activities
    • Student and professional organizations are an excellent way for you to grow personally and professionally, as well as to get involved in the decision-making process at LaSalle College Vancouver. These organizations are excellent forums for asking questions, making suggestions, and interacting with other students, faculty, and staff. If you are interested in starting a new organization not currently represented at LaSalle College Vancouver, contact the Student Affairs Department. If you are interested in joining an existing registered student organization on this list, please pick up a current student organization contact listing from the Student Services office. You may contact the organizations directly for more information about joining their group.
    • There is a lot to do at LaSalle College Vancouver, such as workshops, guest speakers, career fairs, student socials in addition to the clubs and organizations oriented to your professional or personal interests. Not only can you enjoy taking part in activities, you will find it a great way to gain leadership experience that can contribute to your professional life.
    • If you have any questions about joining an existing club, starting a new club and/or suggestions for activities, please contact Student Services.
  • Disabilities Support Services
    • LaSalle College Vancouver provides accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. The Office of Disability Support Services assists all qualified students with disabilities in acquiring reasonable and appropriate accommodations and in supporting equal access to services, programs and activities at LaSalle College Vancouver. Students who seek reasonable accommodations should notify their Academic Program Advisor or call the Director of Student Services at 778-373-8980 of their specific limitations and, if known, their specific requested accommodations. Students will be asked to supply medical documentation of the need for accommodation. Classroom accommodations are not retroactive, but are effective only upon the student sharing approved accommodations with the instructor. Therefore, students are encouraged to request accommodations as early as feasible to allow for time to gather necessary documentation. If you have a concern or complaint in this regard, please contact the Director of Student Services. Complaints will be handled in accordance with the school’s Internal Grievance Procedure for Complaints of Discrimination and Harassment.
  • Mentoring
    • Helps new students adjust to campus life. Peer Mentors are assigned new students within their program to meet with during the student's first quarter to provide support and guidance.
  • Student Engagement
    • Provides students the opportunity to represent the school at Admissions events and other campus programs.
  • Health & Wellness
    • Provides a wide variety of services including no-cost confidential counseling services to all students, 24/7.
  • Student Safety
    • At least one campus safety program is offered quarterly. It focuses on areas such as personal safety, identity theft, sexual assault prevention, and much more.

Scholarships

Scholarships at LaSalle College Vancouver
LaSalle College Vancouver provides scholarships for Canadian high school students, indigenous students, mature learners, and international students enrolled in our innovative full-time programs. Our scholarships recognize and support students who excel academically, athletically, or creatively by providing up to 50% of their tuition. Don’t miss this chance to gain major financial support toward realizing your future in a career you will love.

Entrance Scholarship *NEW!*
LaSalle College Vancouver is looking for individuals who want to make an impact in the creative arts arena, and who show potential to thrive in their studies and future career. We are offering scholarships worth up to $5,000 to new students entering our diploma programs, and up to $10,000 to new students entering our degree programs. Scholarships will be offered to eligible new students in any of the following areas of study:

  • Game Design and VFX
  • Interior Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Fashion
  • Audio and Film
  • Culinary

Eligibility*
The Entrance Scholarship is open to new students who are Canadian citizens, Canadian Permanent Residents, or US citizens. Students must be accepted into their program of study prior to applying for a scholarship and must provide a completed scholarship application form. Additional terms and conditions may apply. See application form for full eligibility details. Entrance Scholarship Application

Talent Scholarship
LaSalle College Vancouver is offering scholarships worth up to 20% of the annual, full-time tuition for new students in our diploma and degree programs. Scholarships will be offered to eligible new students in any of the following areas of study:

  • Game Design and VFX
  • Interior Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Fashion
  • Audio and Film
  • Culinary

Eligibility*
The Talent Scholarship is open to any domestic or international student. Students must be accepted into their program of study prior to applying for a scholarship and must provide a completed scholarship application form and a portfolio for assessment. Additional terms and conditions may apply. See application form for full eligibility details. Talent Scholarship Application

Indigenous Scholarship
LaSalle College Vancouver is offering scholarships worth up to 80% of the annual, full-time fee for new Indigenous students in our diploma and degree programs. Scholarships will be offered to eligible new Indigenous students in any of the following areas of study:

  • Game Design and VFX
  • Interior Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Fashion
  • Audio and Film
  • Culinary

Eligibility*
The Indigenous Scholarship is open to any new, Canadian Indigenous student (First Nations, Inuit, Métis - Status and Non-Status); current, Canadian Indigenous LCV students who are transferring from a diploma to a degree program and have completed at least four quarters of the diploma program at LCV may also be considered. Students must have an active admissions application, having received either full or conditional acceptance. Additional terms and conditions may apply. See the application form for full eligibility detailsIndigenous Scholarship Application

Academic Excellence Award
New students who have achieved academic excellence in their high school coursework or in their last full academic year of post-secondary are eligible to receive scholarships recognizing that work.

Eligibility*
Scholarships are awarded based on the following criteria below. For each subsequent term, the scholarship is eligible to be renewed based on continued academic performance as well as a minimum course load requirement of 12 credits.

  President's Scholarship     Dean's Scholarship
Admissions Average Requirement 90.0% - 100% 80.0% - 89.9%
Term Grade Point Average 3.75 - 4.00 GPA 3.20 - 3.74 GPA
Award Amount per Credit Up to $90/credit Up to $50/credit

Additional terms and conditions may apply. See the application form for full eligibility details. Academic Excellence Award Application

Travel Bursary
LaSalle College Vancouver offers a Travel Bursary of up to $1000 to cover your travel expenses to our campus.

Eligibility*

  • Must reside outside of the Lower Mainland, more than 200km from campus
  • Expenses eligible: Lodging, Travel, & Gas
  • Maximum Amount: $1000
  • Submit bursary application with your program application within 60 days of the visit
  • Start within 2 years in a Diploma or Degree program
  • Submit all eligible receipts with your application

Additional terms and conditions may apply. See the application form for full eligibility details. Travel Bursary Application

Map and Location

2665 Renfrew St. Vancouver, BC V5M 0A7
https://www.lasallecollegevancouver.com/

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