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ESL Programs

Whether you’re at UT for a short-term program, as an undergraduate or scholar, or as international faculty or dependent, we have classes to help you reach the level of English proficiency you need. We also host social events, tours, conversation groups and other gatherings to help build community and make you feel more at home at UT and in U.S. culture.


Academic English Program

Intensive full-time program for ESL students planning to enter a Master's or Ph.D. program at a U.S. university.


English Language Program

Speaking, writing and grammar for undergraduates, visiting scholars, business people, faculty and dependents.


University Extension

Qualifying ESL students are eligible to take undergraduate courses through UT’s University Extension.


Online ESL Courses

ESL offers you the option of taking two online courses in Intermediate Writing and Pronunciation.


Customized Programs

Programs for groups covering English language, American culture, ESL/EFL teacher training and more.


UT Austin Students

Courses specifically for undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in courses at The University of Texas at Austin.