Intensive English Language Center
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 21,000.
Study English and Live the Language
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. (View our IELC Brochure)
Conditional Undergraduate and Graduate Admission*
Students who are academically qualified, but lack the English proficiency may receive Conditional Admission to the University of Nevada, Reno.
University Admission Without TOEFL/IELTS*
Students may attend the University of Nevada, Reno or other Nevada colleges without an English proficiency test score, after completing the IELC program and receiving a recommendation from us.
*Graduate students, please check with your program to see if they offer Conditional Admission or accept the IELC recommendation to fulfill the TOEFF/IELTS requirement before applying.