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Unlimited Opportunities

The ESL Academy provides outstanding, innovative instruction and cultural enrichment in an ​English-immersion environment to university-bound students.

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Unparalleled Curriculum

The ESL Academy’s program length and structure is designed to increase the proficiency of a low intermediate student to advanced university proficiency in one year. As such, the Academy’s approach is rigorous.

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AN Unforgetable Experience

From social events and conversation partners to academic excursions to our world renowned museums and snowy peaks, your experience in Denver will be one you wont forget. 

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Future Students

Thank you for your interest in the English as a Second Language (ESL) Academy at the University of Colorado Denver!​

We offer five (5) levels of instruction from High-beginner to Advanced. Yo​u can complete each level in 8 weeks. Students in all levels are required to take Core Courses. Core Courses include Listening/Speaking, Reading, Writing, Grammar and a Skills class. Completion of the ESL Academy satisfies the general requirement for English proficiency at CU Denver.​

​Start planning now – graduate on time and have a great e​ducational experience!

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