Eligibility for English Language Program

The ELP (English Language Program) provides high-quality, intensive English instruction and opportunities for students to improve their English as well as familiarize themselves with the SVSU campus and the American educational system. ELP curriculum and courses are designed by teaching professionals to draw on students’ current abilities and to promote maximum progress.

International students who apply for admission to SVSU with less than official TOEFL scores required for admission to regular degree-seeking undergraduate programs will be enrolled into the English Language Program after a number of ELP Sample Tests (271kB). This applies to applicants with TOEFL scores less than 500 paper/173 computer/ 61 internet.

Our English Language Program also accepts students who may be considering enrolling in other universities or colleges within the United States.