The IEI's Intensive English Program is a 20-hour-per-week academic program designed for students who want to develop skills they will need in undergraduate and graduate programs in US universities and students who want to build English skills for their professional career. Learn more about the mission of the IEI.
The IEI Office will be closed November 24-28, 2014. If you need immediate assistance, please email the IEI at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 217.333.6598
Fall 2016 - Apply now!
- Application Deadline: July 18, 2016
- Registration & Orientation: August 18-26, 2016
- Classes Begin: August 29, 2016
English for International Academic Communication
The IEI is happy to announce the Fall 2016 On-Campus Hybrid and Online English for International Academic Communication courses. More information and applications here.
Are you a new international student starting university in Fall 2016? The 4-week Transitions to Illinois program will provide English skills, campus knowlege, and social experiences to support your first year on campus. Find out more here.
Would you like to help international students practice their English and learn about American culture? Volunteer with the ConvoPartners program, and you will meet new people and learn about other countries and cultures. (More information...)
What's making news at the IEI? Find out here.
The Intensive English Institute is a member of the University and College Intensive English Programs (UCIEP).
The Intensive English Institute is a member of the American Association of Intensive English Programs (AAIEP).
- IEI BEST Conference
- 7/27/2016, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
- Proficiency Test
- 8/1/2016, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
- Last Day of IEI Summer Classes
- 8/3/2016, All Day
- Summer Final Reception
- 8/3/2016, 7:30 pm
- IEI Fall Registration
- 8/18/2016, 8:30 am
- IEI Fall Orientation
- 8/19/2016 - 8/26/2016, 8:30 am
- Fall 2016 IEI Classes Begin
- 8/29/2016, 8:30 am
Foreign Language Building
Presenters: IEI students in the Advanced Acacemic Listening & Speaking course
Students in the Advanced level will be running a “mock conference” called the B.E.S.T. conference which all of the IEI will be invited to attend. Students will be organizing the conference as well as giving their final presentations on subjects related to Business, Education, Science or Technology (B.E.S.T). There will be refreshments at the beginning and end of the day.
161 Noyes Lab
Attend your MONDAY IEI Classes
Illini Union --Illini Room A