To best serve the needs of the CU
Denver community, the ESL Academy’s intensive-English program mirrors the
academic culture and rigor of the university. The ESL Academy provides outstanding,
innovative instruction and cultural enrichment in an English-immersion
environment to university-bound students. It fosters respect for cultural diversity, participation in American life, and critical reflection. The curriculum integrates English fluency,
accuracy in written and oral expression, and content studies with the scholarly
and interpersonal skills required to be a successful CU Denver student.