Our Offerings: An Overview

Academic English Pre-Matriculation Program >>
Three-week intensive program designed for incoming international degree-seeking students with interwoven linguistic, cultural, and academic objectives. (Summer)

Academic Year Courses >>
Eight-week courses developed to strengthen the English Language skills of international UChicago degree-seeking students and postdoctoral researchers. (Autumn, Winter, Spring)

Individualized Instruction (limited availability) >>
Customized one-on-one courses designed to meet specific student needs.  (Autumn, Winter, Spring)

ELI Conversation Hour >>
Meet new people, learn about North American cultures, and build English proficiency while networking in a comfortable setting. (Autumn, Winter, Spring)

ELI Board Game Group >>
Participants challenge and improve their linguistic, logic, and speaking strategy skills by participating in group games using English. (Autumn, Winter, Spring)


Training Workshops (in development)
Customized, university-wide professional development workshops to support departments and other offices that interact with students for whom English is an additional language.