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QBridge EAP

If you are a QBridge Accelerated student, click here.

Welcome QBridge EAP Students!

Welcome to the QBridge EAP program at Queen's University. Before you start your full-time undergraduate studies, you are required to take some language training through QSoE.

 Next Steps

Step 1

Apply for Accommodations

Queen’s School of English partners with Canada Homestay Network (CHN) to provide you with an enriching and engaging homestay experience.

Apply for Homestay Accommodations

Homestay is guaranteed during the language studies portion of the QBridge EAP program and offers many benefits.

  • A safe and welcoming place to be your home away from home!
  • Share a Canadian family home and immerse yourself in Canadian culture and language outside of school to speed up your progress in your language program.
  • Make friends in the community which last well beyond the time you study with us.
  • All meals are included.

QBridge students are guaranteed a place in Queen's Residence the September they begin their undergraduate program so they can immerse themselves in the Queen's community.

For other accommodation options please visit http://www.queensu.ca/qsoe/accommodations/other.

Step 2

Check Fees in SOLUS

To check total fees owing for your studies at Queen's University, you must access your SOLUS account. To access your SOLUS account, log-on to queensu.ca and click 'MySOLUS'.


QSoE Fees 2018/2019

Tuition: $5,160.00
Student Activity Fee: $300.00
UHIP: $630.00
TOTAL: $6,090.00


May 1, 2018: Deadline to accept offer of admission

May 3, 2018: Acceptance information viewable in OUAC

May 14, 2018: Tuition fees will appear in you SOLUS account

August 9, 2018: Payment deadline

How to Pay

Additional Information

First Day Schedule

On the first day of your program you will register, meet your teachers, and write a placement test. You will also receive your student card, class schedule and other information regarding QSoE policies and procedures.

Please ensure you are at Queen's University West Campus by 8:30am on your first day. You will meet in the main entrance hallway of Duncan McArthur Hall, also known as Student Street. If you have any questions regarding Queen's Undergraduate Admissions please contact Cheri Horton at hortonc@queensu.ca. If you have any questions about the English language study program, contact QSoE at soerecep@queensu.ca.

University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP)

The University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) is a mandatory health plan for all international Students. Students will register, and receive a copy of their UHIP coverage card via Queen’s University email account on the first day of class. Please note that medical coverage begins the day of arrival in Canada.

Queen's International Centre: Student Assistance

The Queen's University International Centre (QUIC) is a support service for all members of the Queen's community. QUIC is a resource for international students and can provide advising for immigration and visa concerns.

Credit Course Option

Fall QBridge students who place in EAP 140 or 150 can enroll in one 3.0 unit degree-credit course and get started early on their degree studies. Students who choose this option must also enroll in the English Language Support Program (ESLA 171) for 1.5 hours per week with the School of English. Students will be informed of their eligibility for this option and invoiced the additional course fees in the first week of their EAP program.

Progressing Through QBridge

Students must meet the following minimum mark requirements to qualify for full-time degree-credit enrollment:

Complete EAP 140 with a minimum grade of A-
Complete EAP 150 with a minimum grade of B

It is possible for a QBridge EAP student to meet the above grade requirements within the fall term. If so, these successful students are eligible to enroll in up to 9.0 units of degree-credit courses in the winter term. Students who achieve this result must also enroll in the English Language Support Program (ESLA 172) for 3 hours per week with the School of English. Students will be informed of their eligibility for this option and invoiced the additional course fees in the first week of their EAP program.

QBridge EAP students who don’t obtain the minimum mark requirements in the fall will continue their language studies at Queen’s School of English for the following term(s) until they do obtain the minimum mark requirement.