Mandarin Chinese Language Program


Courses and Campuses

UAA/UCS offers Mandarin courses from K,level 1 to 12 (ages 5 to adult). All students will be assessed and assigned to appropriate classes. The School also offers challenge examination tutorials, PIN YIN and Adult Conversation classes. Staffing with experienced and qualified teachers, we choose textbooks written specifically for students use Chinese as a second language in accordance to the British Columbia School Board curriculum. We teach simplified Chinese Characters and use Traditional Chinese Characters for reference purposes only.

There are six (6) campuses in total. The main schools are in Surrey and Langley open every Saturday. The other four (4) campuses are located in Langley City, Fraser Heights, White Rock/South Surrey, and North Vancouver/West Vancouver.  They open every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.



电话/短信 Phone: 604-782-9207,voice/text 604-787-9207

Hua Xia Mandarin Program was established in 2003. We partner with UAA/UCS and expended operation into multiple campuses in Surrey and Langley in 2013.




Please find your preferred school location of Google map at the following link

Surrey Fraser Heights Campus 台湾村
16060-108 Avenue, Surrey(Fraser Heights Secondary)
Times: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Tuesday), 上课时间: 星期二 下午6:00 – 8:00

White Rock – South Surrey Campus 白石南素里
1785 148 St, Surrey(Semiahmoo Secondary School)
Times: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Wednesday), 上课时间: 星期三 下午4:00 – 6:00

Langley Second Campus 兰里二校区 
20686 84 Ave, Langley City(Yorkson Creek Middle School)
Times: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Thursday), 上课时间: 星期四 下午6:00 – 8:00

Langley First Campus 兰里校区
7755 202A St, Langley City (Peter Ewart Middle School)
Times: 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM (Saturday), 上课时间: 星期六 下午1:30 – 3:30

Surrey Fleetwood Main Campus 素里总校 (K至十二年级)
16065 – 88 Avenue, Surrey (St. Matthew’s Elementary School)
Offline: 9:45 AM – 12:00 PM (Saturday), 面课时间: 星期六 上午9:45 – 12:00
Online: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM (Saturday), 网课时间: 星期六 上午9:30 – 11:30

北岸新校区 North Shore Campus(北温 North Vancouver & 西温 West Vancouver)
1860 Sutherland Ave, North Vancouver (Sutherland Secondary School)
Times: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM (Thursday), 上课时间: 星期四 下午5:30 – 7:30


Make a Future – Careers in Mandarin Education

Our mission reflects our understanding of the diverse needs of our students. Our most important goal is to fostering well-prepared and socially responsible members of our community. The Board of School administration put a higher priority on advances in teachers’s compensation, benefits, and work climate.

Universal Advance Academy (Universal Chinese School) is the well-established educational institute in Greater Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. We accept applications year round from qualified Mandarin teachers, administrative staffs.

Open position: Mandarin Teachers (Grades K-12)

UAA-UCS is currently seeking Elementary and Secondary Mandarin Immersion teachers (Grades K-12). Candidates must have a strong desire to develop the Chinese Mandarin language skills of our young learners. Opportunities are available to collaborate with other Mandarin language teachers and work within the program to ensure quality education reach to our students.

Teachers who share the core value of UAA believes would play important role of Students Mandarin learn experience. Our students need encouragement and supports to achieve a high level of proficiency with dedicated teachers and staffs.

Qualified and successful applicants will be offered a part-time based teaching career at Universal Advance Academy.

“Must have” Qualifications:

  • Canadian residency and be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Be committed to their own learning and professional development.
  • An appropriate academic background and preparation for teaching Mandarin, with excellent command of the language, both oral & written in Mandarin and English
  • Experience working with a diverse range of language learners
  • Flexibility, open-mindedness, and a willingness to work with initiative
  • A warm, caring professional demeanor and strong interpersonal skills
  • Endorse the school’s mission and vision statement.

“Nice to have” Skills:

  • Valid BC Teaching Certificate is preferred.
  • Experience teaching in a technology-rich environment would be an asset.
  • Given the location of the schools, applicants must provide their own transportation.


Note: Please submit your updated resume to and learn more about UAA/UCA. Successful applicants would be required to consent to a Criminal Record Search prior to employment. Only those persons selected for interviews will be contacted. To all others, thank you for your interest.


School Calendars

** New Updates 2022-2023 **

Welcome to our school new updates! The COVID-19 pandemic has created challenges and caused disruption across the Education sector; our campuses in-person closing, and face-to-face teaching and assessment shifted to an online format. We are roll outing new innovation programs with additional online only options for the new school year. please check out Course and schedule page. please check out Course and schedule page frequently between Feb-June 2022 for any new update. 目前,我们正在推出新课程,以及新的线上和线下体验,提供更多的选项。请关注学校日历,课程安排。

Our school year generally runs from early September to mid or late June of the following year. We operate a two-term school year.
Autumn term runs from early September to mid January (half term falls in late October). Spring Term runs from early January to mid June (half term falls in early April). At the end of each half term, in October, April, there is a mid-term exam for all grades exception may apply.

The summer holiday begins in mid Jun. In the month of July and August, we offers youth Summer Camp in China and immerse yourself in Chinese language and culture, whilst making new friends from all over the world. Under the supervision of our staff, students will improve their Mandarin, take part in cultural activities, and explore various places a safe environment.

秋季从9月初到1月中旬。春季从1月初到6月中旬。在 10 月和4 月,设有期中考试。


NOTE: Here are the school calendars reflect the offline and online courses scheduled by school days and time between Jan 2022 to Jan 2023. 目前后冠毒(Post-COVID-19)疫情下,环球中文学校的网络中文课程已开始转为线下。除个别校区和课程,新学年2022-23也有线上和线下综合课程 。

素里总校 Surrey Fleetwood Main Campus (Saturday morning)
2021-22 & 2022-23 School Year, School Calendar

Offline: 9:45 AM-12:00 PM (Saturday), 面课时间: 星期六 上午9:45-12:00
Online: 9:30 AM-11:30 AM (Saturday), 网课时间: 星期六 上午9:30-11:30

兰里校区 Langley First Campus (Saturday 1:30PM-3:30PM)
2021-22 & 2022-23 School Year, School Calendar

台湾村 Fraser Heights Branch School (Tuesday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM)
2021-22 & 2022-23 School Year, School Calendar

白石南素里 White Rock/South Surrey Branch School (Wednesday 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM)
2021-22 & 2022-23 School Year, School Calendar

兰里第二校区  Langley Second Branch School (Thursday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM)
2021-22 & 2022-23 School Year, School Calendar

北岸新校区 North Vancouver & West Vancouver Branch School Calendar (Thursday 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM)
2021-22 & 2022-23 School Year, School Calendar

Note: for online class of this location/schedule, please find alternative schedule on Thursday or other options of your choices.