Western Continuing Studies is the continuing education department Western University. We believe learning never ends, our goal is to provide you with opportunities to keep learning at every point in your life.

High School and University Students

We offer Destination Clic and bursary/credit programs in French Immersion. An experience of a lifetime in a complete immersion environment, you not only learn French, but live the language and the culture of Québec.


Recent Graduates

We offer eight diploma programs designed to complement your undergraduate degree. These one-year full-time programs combine learning in class or online with a four-month practicum placement and provide you with specific knowledge and experience to start your career.



Whether your goal is career advancement or to stay informed about your industry and best practices, professional development demonstrates to employers your ability to learn new skills and your ongoing commitment for improvement. Choose from 19 certificates and hundreds of courses and workshops.



Organizations partner with Western Continuing Studies to give employees the skills, experience and motivation they need to excel. Employees can attend our professional development courses and workshops or we can customize a program to your organization’s specific needs.


Lifelong Learners

If you have a passion for learning, we have courses to feed your curiosity, from arts to writing to a complete immersion experience in Québec, where you can learn and live the language and the culture of Québec.


Through innovative leadership in lifelong learning, Western Continuing Studies creates and delivers responsive and accessible programs.




Innovative  leadership  in  lifelong  learning