When do I need to register?
We recommend that you register at least four weeks before courses start. This is all the more important if you register to our homestay program since placement is done on a first paid-first served basis.
When to start an immersion program?
It is important to consult our calendar ►here before enrolling in a French immersion program. Complete beginner students should register on the dates that correspond to Arrival ÉQM level 0. Students from other levels should register on the dates that correspond to Arrival ÉQM level 1 to 5.
How long do the sessions last at École Québec Monde?
The concept of sessions does simply not exist at École Québec Monde. The length of your stay is at your own discretion. We do suggest a minimum of two weeks so that you get the most out of your language experience.
What are the Civic Holidays during which the school is closed?
Please take note that École Québec Monde is closed during the following Holidays:
New Year's Day - January 1st
Good Friday - The Friday preceding Easter
National Patriots' Day - The Monday preceding May 25
Québec National Day - June 24
Canada Day - July 1st
Labor Day - First Monday of September
Thanksgiving - Second Monday of October
Christmas - December 25
and the week between Christmas and New Year's Day.
You are welcome to consult the calendar ►here for more details.
When is my payment due?
Payment must be made in full 14 days before the start of French immersion courses at École Québec Monde. An initial payment must be made at registration if an entry visa for Canada is required.
How much does a French immersion stay at École Québec Monde cost?
The cost of an immersion stay is based on the program you select and the number of weeks you decide to study.
How do I register?
Since you are already on our website, the easiest way is to Register online ►here. You can also send in your registration form by email, by fax or by mail making sure that you have filled in all the information requested.
What happens if I cancel my registration at École Québec Monde?
The cancellation policy is available ►here. Please read carefully.
What is the refund policy if I am refused entry by the immigration services?
For foreign students, an official letter of refusal from the Canadian Embassy is required for reimbursement. Please see ►here for more details.
Can someone pick me up at the airport?
No. Due to delays, cancellations and other common problems, we must stop offering the airport transfert on arrival. Québec City Airport offers a taxi service costing approximately $ 35. However, if you wish, we can organize transportation on departure, whether to the airport, the terminus or the train station. Arrangements are made directly at École Québec Monde.
Do I need health insurance coverage to study at École Québec Monde?
Medical insurance is mandatory for all students of École Québec Monde. Canadian students are covered by their provincial health insurance. It is important to check what is the procedure for reimbursement and compensation. Please note it is essential to bring your health insurance card. Non-Canadian students attending École Québec Monde must submit, before the start of classes, proof of the medical insurance contracted prior to departure. École Québec Monde offers the possibility to subscribe to its medical insurance plan at the time of registration. It is also possible to do so, on site, before start of classes. See more information ►here.