English Language Institute

Our Mission

Strengthen your English language skills in a supportive community that learns together.

Notre Dame of Maryland University's English Language Institute provides international students with English language instruction in a student-centered environment. The ELI's qualified faculty and staff help students develop the language skills necessary for academic and professional success in English.

Through campus events, social activities, and shared experiences, the ELI offers opportunities to enrich language learning within a global community.

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Located in room 016 on the lower level of Meletia Hall in the Feeley International Center, the main office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the program. We are ready to help!

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MDTESOL Teacher of the Year


Associate faculty for the English Language Institute, Paula Harmon was recognized as the 2019 Maryland TESOL Teacher of the Year for the higher education category.

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