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ELI Programs

The ELI offers 5 eight-week sessions throughout the year. You may enroll at the beginning of any session.

Special programs and short-term programs are also available upon request.

Who Can Apply?

We accept applications from anyone whose native language is not English. This includes international students, visitors, au pairs, U.S. residents, and others.

Requirements

All applicants must:

  • Be at least 18 years old;
  • Have completed secondary school;
  • Be at a high beginner level (know the English alphabet and be able to speak in simple present tense)

Unfortunately, the ELI does not offer classes for low beginner level students.

Applicant Types

Session Dates & Application Deadlines

Session Session Dates F-1 Visa Applicant Deadline Local (U.S.) Applicant Deadline 
Spring I, 2018 January 22 - March 16, 2018  December 11, 2017 January 8, 2018
Spring II, 2018 April 3 - May 25, 2018 Febuary 14, 2018 March 14, 2018
Summer, 2018 June 4  -  July 27, 2018 April 23, 2018 May 21, 2018
Fall I, 2018 August 20 - October 19, 2018 July 16. 2018 July 30. 2018
Fall II, 2018 October 22 - December 14, 2018 September 19, 2018 October 1, 2018