Mandarin Chinese Language Program


Courses and Campuses

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.

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 five (5) campuses in total. The main schools are in Surrey and Langley open on Saturday. The other four (4) campuses are located in Langley City, Fraser Heights and White Rock/South Surrey.  They open on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.



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



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

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

** NEW ** 素里 Cloverdale Surrey Campus
7003 188 St, Surrey(Clayton Heights Secondary)
Offline: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM (Saturday), 上课时间: 星期六 下午2:00 – 4:00

Langley Campus 兰里校区 
20686 84 Ave, Langley City(Yorkson Creek Middle School)
Both Online and Offline: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Thursday), 上课时间: 星期四 下午6:00 – 8:00

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

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


School Calendars

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 Sep 2023 to June 2024. 环球中文学校的网络中文课程有线上和线下综合课程 。

素里总校 Surrey Fleetwood Main Campus (Saturday morning)
2023-24 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

白石南素里 White Rock/South Surrey Branch School (Wednesday 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM)
2023-24 School Year, School Calendar

兰里校区  Langley Second Branch School (Thursday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM)
2023-24 School Year, School Calendar

素里 Cloverdale Surrey Branch School (Saturday 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM)
2023-24 School Year, School Calendar

台湾村 Fraser Heights Branch School (Tuesday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM)
2023-24 School Year, School Calendar


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’ 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 [email protected] 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.

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