Apply to ELI

Intensive English Program Applicants:

  1. Choose one of the application links below:
  2. If you are applying for a student (F-1) visa, also attach a Verification of Funds letter from a bank or sponsoring agency.
  3. Enclose a $50 check or money order payable to "WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY". This testing fee will not be refunded or transferred if you cancel your application.
  4. Attach a passport size photo to the bottom right-hand corner of the application form.
  5. If you are now in the U.S., please attach a copy of the first two pages of your passport and I-94 or a copy of your green card if you are a permanent resident.

Note: Incoming English Language Institute students will be given the ELI Placement Test on the first day of the semester for which they are applying.

American Pronunciation and Clear Communication - Main Campus

January 9 - April 24, 2019

This course is designed to address the communication needs of the advanced level, non-native English-speaking professional and is intended for individuals who want to reduce pronunciation errors in their spontaneous as well as prepared speech.

Read more information about American Pronunciation and Clear Communication (PDF)

Complete an on-line registration form here.

8-Week Summer Session: June 24 - August 15, 2019

This intensive English program is for students of all levels of English proficiency.

  • Interactive classes with highly experienced instructors
  • Academic preparation
  • Athletic and recreational facilities
  • Safe, affordable, and convenient housing
  • Cultural activities in the Metro Detroit area