Register TODAY for Fall1 and Fall 2 Sessions in 2023
to keep your English and other languages polished.

Join Global Conversation Cafe to practice English (FREE!)
If interested, please send your full name to conv@umbc.edu. Everyone is welcome.


Welcome to the English Language Institute!

Learn English with us and enjoy:

  • Top university in innovation to improve students’ educational experience
  • High quality teaching, ranked in the top 6 national universities for undergraduate teaching
  • Special admission opportunities to UMBC undergraduate programs without a TOEFL score
  • Intensive English Program, Academic English Program, Accent Reduction, TOEFL Prep, GRE Prep, Professional English and more
  • Well qualified instructors with TESOL background
  • Start in January, March, May, August, or October
  • Close to Washington D.C. and New York City
  • Free conversation partner to practice your English with an English speaker
  • Free individual tutoring
  • Free access to the UMBC facilities and resources