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

UD and ELI opening at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019

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The University of Delaware (including the English Language Institute) will be opening at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019. ELI offices will open at 11 a.m. Orientation will begin at 11 am. Read more about how the weather changes campus services like the shuttle bus >

Session 4 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

UD and ELI closed today, Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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Due to the winter storm, the University of Delaware (including the English Language Institute) will be closed today, Wednesday, February 20, 2019. Classes, labs and tutoring are cancelled for today. ELI offices will also be closed. University staff will be working on Wednesday to clear campus parking lots and treat sidewalks. … Continue reading

UD and ELI opening at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2019

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The University of Delaware (including the English Language Institute) will be opening at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Morning ELI Listening/Speaking classes are cancelled again. Reading/Writing classes will not begin until 11 a.m. However, we are extending the R/W class hour until 12:30 p.m. ELI offices will open … Continue reading

UD and ELI opening at 10 a.m. on Monday, February 11, 2019

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The University of Delaware (including the English Language Institute) will be opening at 10 a.m. on Monday, February 11, 2019. Listening/Speaking classes and any early morning (8 or 9 a.m.) tutoring will be cancelled. Reading/Writing classes and afternoon Listening/Speaking classes will be held at their regularly scheduled hours. The ELI … Continue reading