English Language Institute
The English Language Institute (ELI) at LIU Post is dedicated to helping ESL students improve their English skills and experience life at a prestigious American university. Each year, nearly 80 students graduate from our ESL program and begin full-time undergraduate or graduate study at LIU Post.
Intensive English Program
The Intensive English Program provides English as a Second Language classes to non-English speakers who are seeking admission to LIU Post to pursue a bachelor's or master's degree.
These classes help you improve your English skills through lessons in language, speaking, reading and writing.
The Intensive English Program offers many advantages:
- Small classes of 12 to 15 students taught by caring, expert teachers
- A convenient Monday through Friday schedule with classes in writing, reading, listening, speaking, grammar and college preparation
- 20 hours per week of instruction
- State-of-the-art learning facilities and computers
- Opportunities to join LIU Post activities and clubs
Schedule & Tuition
July 2 - August 23
September 5 - December 11
Please contact Mr. Joseph Granitto at firstname.lastname@example.org or 516-299-4002.
Room & Board
On Campus Housing
About 1,800 students make their home at LIU Post and reside in eight residence halls. Residence halls include three-and four bedroom suites and standard double and triple rooms. Our residential complex is located within easy walking distance of academic buildings, the Winnick Student Center, Hillwood Commons and the Pratt Recreation Center.
A variety of meal plans are available. Please visit Residence Life for more details about residence halls and meal plan options.
Medical Forms & Health Insurance
All international students must submit a medical form.
All F-1 students must have health insurance. If you have health insurance, you must submit proof of insurance and complete a waiver form when you arrive on campus. If you do not have health insurance, you must purchase it through the university. The cost is approximately $700 per year.
How to Apply
Download and complete the Program Application for the Intensive English Program.
If you need an I-20, download the following forms:
Submit the following documents to the English Language Institute.
- Program Application/Personal statement
- I-20 Application
- A copy of your passport
- A copy of your high school or college transcripts
- A non-refundable tuition deposit of $200, payable to Long Island University
- A completed Medical Form
Mail all applications and documents to:
Mr. Joseph Granitto
Director, English Language Institute
720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, New York 11548 USA
Or submit by email to: Joseph.Granitto@liu.edu