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Roger Williams University English as a Second Language Options

Whether you're interested in coming to the United States for college, need to take English to advance your career or simply want to improve your English-speaking skills, the ELS Language Center at Roger Williams University can help you meet your goals. The ELS Center at Roger Williams University is an authorized TOEFLi BT testing center and is proud to offer both intensive and semi-intensive English programs.

As a student at the ELS Center, you will have full acess to the University and all its facilities -- from studying in the libraries to taking meals in the dining commons and kayaking on the waterfront.

The following options are available through the ELS Center at Roger Williams University:

RWU ESL Bridge Program

For those international students whose test scores indicate that they would benefit from additional English as a Second Language (ESL) support, we offer the RWU ESL Bridge Program. This program allows advanced-level ESL students to take appropriate ESL courses in addition to their academic courses, supplemented by ESL tutoring in preparation for taking a full-time academic course load. This program is for non-native English speaking students interested in RWU's undergraduate program with a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) greater than 500 Paper/173 Computer/61 Internet and less than 550/213/79 or who have completed level 109 at an ELS Language Center.

ELS Language Center at RWU - Conditional Admission to Roger Williams University

The ELS Language Center offers an Intensive English program to beginner and intermediate level ESL students whose test scores do not qualify them for admission to Roger Williams University. ELS Language Center students attend classes on campus and take advantage of many other campus amenities. This program is for non-native English speaking students interested in RWU's undergraduate program who do not submit evidence of English proficiency or have a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) less than 500 Paper/173 Computer/61 Internet.

ELS Language Center at RWU - ESL Study Only

ELS Language Center also offers beginning through advanced level courses for students interested in enrolling in an ESL Program without intention of enrolling in the RWU undergraduate program.

For more information:

ELS Language Center at RWU
(401) 254-5300
http://www.els.edu/bristol