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LaSalle College Vancouver

Why LaSalle College Vancouver?

history of providing quality education to the students of British Columbia. The College traces its origins back to 1979 with the Buttertree School of Sound which later became the Center for Digital Imaging and Sound. The school was acquired by The Art Institutes in 2002, and added the famous Dubrulle International Culinary and Hotel College of Canada in 2003. In 2017, The Art Institute of Vancouver became LaSalle College Vancouver, a member of the LCI Education network.

LCI Education traces its Canadian origins back to LaSalle College in Montreal, which was founded in 1959. Present today on 5 continents, the LCI Education network consists of 22 select higher education institutions in cities such as Montreal, Barcelona, Melbourne, Jakarta just to name a few. LaSalle College Vancouver is designated by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education of British Columbia and registered with the Ministry of Advanced Education, Student Services Branch.

Since 2004, LaSalle College Vancouver has been offering an array of exciting applied arts programs in such diverse fields as Animation, Culinary Arts, Digital Film & Video, Event Management, Game Art & Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Professional Recording Arts, VFX for Film and Television, Video Game Programming, and Web Design.

EC Quick Facts

Which EC course should I take

  • Intensive Course (30 lessons per week)

IELTS/TOEFL waiver granted for students who complete:

Graduates of the agreed pathway level with EC

Conditional admissions offered for
  • Game Design & VFX
  • Graphic Design
  • Interior Design
  • Audio & Film Fashion
  • Culinary
Annual Tuition
  • Varies by program CAD16,500- CAD24,750


2665 Renfrew St. Vancouver,
BC V5M 0A7.

Application Information

Application deadlines

Rolling admission (programs will remain open until they are filled).

• Regular Quarter starts – January, April, July, September/October and Mid-Quarter starts – August
• Jewellery Design Start – September

What do I need to apply?

  • $150 admissions fee, a completed and signed application form online or paper
  • A completed and signed enrollment package • A minimum 250 words application essay
  • Describe your career goals and how the program can help you to achieve those goals.
  • Proof of secondary school graduation or equivalent
  • If English is not the applicant’s first language, proof of English Language Proficiency will be required
  • A copy of government issued identification
  • Admissions interview via phone or on campus
  • A Photocopy of valid passport
  • A Photocopy of valid Study Permit
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Proof of secondary school graduation in English including official translation if it’s not in English

Please check website for program specific requirements details.

LaSalle College Vancouver Student Registration Process

Step 1: Choose your campus and programs
Step 2: Fill out your contact information
Step 3: Fill out your personal information
Step 4: Fill out all academic information and proof of previous education
Step 5: Pay for your admission fee