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.


8-Week Summer Session - June 26-August 18

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