The Tutorium is located on the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), just one mile from the center of Chicago. The city offers rich recreational and cultural resources. With over 29,000 students, UIC is the largest public research university in the Chicago area.
TUTORIUM IN INTENSIVE ENGLISH SCHOOL OF CONTINUING STUDIES
• More than 80
undergraduate programs • More than 150 master’s and
doctoral programs • Ethnically diverse student
population • Library with more than 1.6
million volumes • Extensive laboratory and
computer facilities • Great variety of recreational
facilities and programs
THE INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAM OFFERS:
• Immigration document I-20 for F-1 student visa • Small classes with an average of 12 students • Experienced, professional faculty with advanced
degrees • Methods and texts that reflect current practice in
second language teaching • A week of elective courses each session to meet
individual needs and interests • Access to the Tutorium’s own computer facilities
with English language learning software during both
classroom instruction and non-class hours • A certificate upon successful completion of each level
The Tutorium offers the Intensive English Program three sessions per year, with levels from beginning to advanced. The full-time, non-credit curriculum develops conversation, pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar, reading, composition, listening comprehension, study skills, and cultural awareness.
The Tutorium in Intensive English also offers specialized, non-intensive English classes: • TOEFL Preparation Course • English for International Professionals Series • Custom-designed courses
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PLACEMENT AND ORIENTATION
The Tutorium carefully evaluates students to determine the best level. There is no minimum score for admission. New students attend orientation to learn about the services provided by the Tutorium and UIC.
Advising is available to all students on academic, immigration, and cultural matters. We also provide workshops and individual counseling and assistance with university admission.
The Tutorium offers a variety of field trips and activities designed specifically to help students explore and experience culture in the United States.
Students in the intermediate and advanced levels take an institutional TOEFL as a part of their final evaluation.
UIC requires all students to have health insurance. Students must buy comprehensive student health insurance through the Tutorium or show comparable coverage from another source.
Most students live off-campus. Campus housing in UIC residence halls is available to Tutorium students. Information and application are on our website. The Tutorium recommends that students arrange initial housing before arrival. The Tutorium office provides assistance in finding housing on our website and upon arrival. The Tutorium does not arrange airport pick-ups.
TUTORIUM IN INTENSIVE ENGLISH 1333 South Halsted Street, Suite 260 • Chicago, Illinois USA 60607-5019 Phone +1 (312) 996-8098 • Fax +1 (312) 996-4394 firstname.lastname@example.org tie.uic.edu