Our Mission

Strengthen your English language skills in a supportive community that learns together.

Notre Dame of Maryland University's English Language Institute provides international students with English language instruction in a student-centered environment. The ELI's qualified faculty and staff help students develop the language skills necessary for academic and professional success in English.

Through campus events, social activities, and shared experiences, the ELI offers opportunities to enrich language learning within a global community.

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Located in room 016 on the lower level of Meletia Hall in the Feeley International Center, the main office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the program. We are ready to help!

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Partnerships Around the World


This summer, our English Language Institute team traveled to Zambia for two weeks and partnered with WISE Zambia, a local NGO, to visit 4 schools in the rural western province. We conducted classroom observations, met with school officials and head teachers, and provided hands-on workshops focused on teaching methodologies and creative practices. In between school visits, our team was able to attend the graduation ceremony of a local teachers’ college, do some sightseeing, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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