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English Language Institute at the University of Utah

1901 E. South Campus Dr., #2202, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

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English Language Institute Newly Admitted Students

Once you have been admitted...

Here are six essential things each student must do before beginning the challenging and rewarding experience to improve language skills.

1. STUDENT VISA

Once you have received the I-20 form, you will need to apply for your F-1 (student) visa at the American Consulate in your country before coming to the U.S.

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2. HOUSING

You must make your own housing arrangements in advance in order to have a room reserved when you arrive. Choose from dormitory, homestay, off-campus, or short-term hotel options.

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3. UMAIL SETUP

Each ELI student is given a unique UMail (e-mail) address to be used during his/her studies here.

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4. NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION

All incoming students are required to attend the New Student Orientation prior to the beginning of each session.

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5. STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE

All international students are required to have health insurance while attending ELI.

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6. TRAVEL TO THE U.S.

Arrive a few days before the New Student Orientation. This will give you an early start to get used to local travel, weather, food, etc. You may arrive to the U.S. no more than 30 days before the program start date.

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For more information, call 801-581-4600 or submit your questions by using our online form