■ The Purpose Cornerstone offers students abroad an opportunity to spend their summer and winter vacations in Toronto improving their language ability while being exposed to a variety of cultures. Camps are 4 weeks long and are divided primarily by age, but secondarily by ability into levels 1 through 5.
Studying at the best University in Canada, the University of Toronto and stay in the best residence, as known 89 Chestnut (U of T residence)
Activities include what Toronto has to offer! Great location both campus and residence! Homestays can be arranged
Running since 2001, Cornerstone understands English education for young children; classes are taught by qualified, experienced teachers. They are all professional and friendly!
■ SUMMER CAMP TESTIMONIAL
- 95% of students would recommend the camp to their friends - 98% of students felt their English improved All students evaluate the Camp either “Excellent” or “Very Good” ** According to the 2010 survey From 2011, the camp has been held University of Toronto DOWNTOWN campus 99% of students liked its location and facility 95% of students would recommend the camp to their friends, and of course All students evaluated the camp as either “Excellent” or “Good” **According to the 2011 survey
■ HISTORY - UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO
Established in 1827, the University of Toronto is known as the best university in Canada. Graduates from U of T include Canadian Prime Ministers and Nobel Prize winners. U of T is ranked as one of the best universities worldwide. According to the Academic Ranking of World Universities, U of T was chosen as the best university in Canada and ranked within the top 20 across the world.
Cornerstone is located on the 8th floor in a full-service, 24-hour security, business building directly above BAY subway station.
It’s about 4 min. from residence to the camp campus by subway.
It’s AVG 30 - 50 min. from homestay to the campus.
U of T campus is located in front of Museum Station.
Ryerson University (Pitman Hall) is located near Dundas Station
■ UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO CAMPUS
The University of Toronto provides excellent facilities, atmosphere and classroom sizes. Students can enjoy not only the lessons we provide, but also the history behind the building.
■UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO (89 Chestnut) - GROUP OR INDIVIDUALS
Chestnut Residence & Conference Centre is a University of Toronto
Residence in the heart of downtown with Toronto's visually-famous City
Hall and Nathan Phillips Square as our direct neighbours. Your can get
anywhere from here. During the
summer months, Chestnut welcomes all visitors to Toronto for both short
and long term accommodation. We are within steps of the shopping and
entertainment districts. All of our rooms are private and feature an
ensuite bathroom with amenities.
■ HOMESTAY - INDIVIDUAL STUDENTS
Cornerstone provides our students with the option of living in homestay. All of our homestay families are contracted by Cornerstone to ensure a safe and happy home for our students. Students in homestay will experience family dinners and socializing with Canadian family members. This is a great opportunity for students to speak English outside of the classroom. All camp students will be provided a furnished single bedroom. Homestay will only supply students with private bedrooms.