Frequently Asked Questions

Does Wayne State University offer "Conditional Admission"?

Yes. For most degree programs at Wayne State University, students who do not have the minimum level of English language proficiency but meet all other admissions requirements are eligible for Conditional Admission.

Do I need an AGENT to help me to apply to the English Language Institute (ELI)?

No. Applying to the ELI is easy. The ELI staff are friendly and ready to help you with your application or answer any questions that you may have. Contact if you have any questions.

What is the admissions process to enter an academic program at Wayne State University?

How can I find information about housing: dormitories and apartments?

Do I need to present TOEFL® or IELTS® scores with my ELI Application?

No. ELI does not require English proficiency test scores prior to entering the Intensive English Program. ELI Applicants will be tested upon arrival to the ELI and placed in the appropriate level of the Intensive Language Program.

How can I arrange transportation from the airport to Wayne State University?

The ELI does not provide transportation between the airport and campus at this time. The Above Excellent Transportation shuttle services provide transportation to and from the Detroit Metro Airport, and their rates are much lower than regular cab services. In order to receive the discount, you have to mention that you are a Wayne State University student when you make your reservation.

What are the directions to the English Language Institute?

351 Manoogian Hall
906 West Warren                 
Detroit, MI 48202