Session 1 2019 | New Student Orientation Schedule

Welcome to the University of Delaware English Language Institute! We are excited that you are here at the ELI — or will be soon! To help you know where to go and what to expect, please download these documents: a UD campus map for ELI students (pdf) the ELI New … Continue reading

Academic Transitions Parents’ Orientation | Fall 2019

On August 22 and 23, the ELI will host a special orientation for the parents of new students who will begin the Academic Transitions (AT) program this fall! This is the second year that the ELI is organizing the AT Parents’ Orientation. Since AT students are conditionally-admitted to the University … Continue reading

ELI participates in UD pre-departure orientation in China

UD PDO 2019 featured image square

  Source: UDaily | July 12, 2019 “A delegation of University of Delaware administrators traveled to China to help prepare incoming students for their first year on campus and to connect with UD alumni living in China. Pre-departure orientations, held in Beijing on Saturday, June 15, and Shanghai on Sunday, … Continue reading

Session 6 2019 | New Student Orientation Schedule

Welcome New Students!

Welcome to the University of Delaware English Language Institute! We are excited that you are here at the ELI — or will be soon! To help you know where to go and what to expect, please download these documents: a UD campus map for ELI students (pdf) the ELI New … Continue reading

Trips and activities | Session 6 2019

At the UD English Language Institute, we often tell our students that half of what they learn while in Delaware will be from their experiences outside of the classroom. It is important to be involved, meet students from other countries and learn about American culture. This is why we offer … Continue reading

Trips and activities | Session 5 2019

The New York City skyline at twilight with text overlay: Trips and activities Session 5 2019

At the UD English Language Institute, we often tell our students that half of what they learn while in Delaware will be from their experiences outside of the classroom. It is important to be involved, meet students from other countries and learn about American culture. This is why we offer … Continue reading

Session 5 2019 | New Student Orientation Schedule

Two students talking at the library with text "Welcome New Students!"

Welcome to the University of Delaware English Language Institute! We are excited that you are here at the ELI — or will be soon! To help you know where to go and what to expect, please download these documents: a UD campus map for ELI students (pdf) the ELI New … Continue reading

Cohort retreat builds connections, teaches teamwork

A student smiles while traversing a ropes course in the winter woods.

The cold wind blew and snow fell the day before, but when this session’s newest group of Academic Transitions Cohort members left for their retreat earlier this session, the bad weather could not prevent them enjoying the start of their Cohort experience. During the retreat, which took place at the … Continue reading

A message from Dr. Scott Stevens

A message from Dr. Stevens

Dear Muslim students, faculty and staff, Please accept our deepest sympathy for the deaths of so many Muslim brothers and sisters in New Zealand. It was an unspeakable crime of terror and hate against all humanity. We share in your grief and offer our prayers for the victims, their families, … Continue reading

Trips and activities | Session 4 2019

trips and activities for session 4 2019

At the UD English Language Institute, we often tell our students that half of what they learn while in Delaware will be from their experiences outside of the classroom. It is important to be involved, meet students from other countries and learn about American culture. This is why we offer … Continue reading