Why Study at Nevada?
Respected programs. Unexpected opportunities.
And an enviable quality of life.
Strong showing in U.S. News rankings
Ranked as Tier One among America’s Best National
Universities by the U.S. News & World Report
Beautiful American West
Study English as a second language
and live the American university life.
Admission without TOEFL
Five, eight, 10 and sixteen week programs,
20 class hours per week. Small classes.
Smart Start Summer Bridge Program
June 5 - August 14, 2014
Get a jumpstart on college! Earn 9 college credits towards the core requirements, before starting your undergraduate program.
For over 30 years the Intensive English Language Center (IELC) has been teaching students the English language skills needed to enroll in United States colleges and universities, as well as providing instruction to students wishing to improve their general English ability for professional or personal reasons. We offer six levels of instruction: beginning to graduate.
Conditional Undergraduate AdmissionStudents may attend Nevada universities at the undergraduate level, without an English proficiency test score, after completing the IELC program and receiving a recommendation from us.
The Intensive English Language Center offers 5, 8, 10 and 16 week programs throughout the year.
Reno is a safe and lively small city located a four hour drive from San Francisco and a eight hour drive from Los Angeles. The University of Nevada, Reno is a top 100 public university with a student population of 18,000.