Apply To The Intensive English Language Center

Apply To The Intensive English Language Center
If you wish to study English as a Second Language at the University of Nevada, Reno you must be over 16 years of age and a non-native speaker of English. If you wish to apply to the Intensive English Language Center, please follow the steps below:

  • Complete the Intensive English Language Center Application
  • Enclose a non-refundable $60 application fee (IELC & Conditional). Please make checks payable to "Board of Regents" or you may pay by credit card using the credit card authorization form 
  • Financial Data Form accompanied by a bank statement showing a minimum of $21,500* for Spring 2018/Fall 2018 semesters. Financial documents must be dated within the previous 12 months of application submission and may come from any dependable source, including scholarship, personal funds, or funds from the student's family. Financial documentation should be on bank letterhead. (*This amount is subject to change without notice.)
  • Please include a copy of the biographical page of your passport. If it is not available, please explain why.
  • Read, Understand and sign the IELC "Terms of Agreement" 
  • Complete "IELC Shipping Request" form

Attention students: Burkina Faso, Chad, China, and Senegal
Due to a recent increase of non-arrivals to the Intensive English Center (IELC), students must pay an 8 week session tuition deposit ($1,950 USD) prior to an IELC I-20 being issued. For a full refund if your visa is denied, you must present the official embassy or consulate letter prior to the start date of your scheduled program.