Our services

The Intensive English Language Center offers a variety of academic support and professional development resources, courses and testing services. Learn more about our available services below.

Academic and development courses

These classes are are four-week supplemental English courses to help non-native English speakers succeed as students and/or professionals.

Conversation Partner Program

The Intensive English Language Center (IELC) provides opportunities for international students to learn everyday English through building friendships with local students at University of Nevada, Reno.

Custom programs

If the Intensive English Language Program doesn't fit your needs, custom programs can be developed for  various groups from universities to employers.

Bridge English Placement Test

The Bridge English Placement Test measures competencies in all English language and academic skills, including reading, writing, listening and speaking.

Speaking Proficiency English Assessment Kit (SPEAK test)

The SPEAK test is used by the Graduate School to determine the language skills of non-native English-speaking graduate teaching assistants.

Mail services

The Intensive English Language Center offers a convenient mail delivery service for students to receive and ship their documents.