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Intensive English Language Institute 

APPLY NOW! We are now accepting applications for Spring II (23 March – 15 May 2015), as well as for upcoming Seminars. For more information see IELI Program Dates and Deadlines.

Session Costs

Application Form

Application Details:

  1. Call/email first to make sure space is available. While there is no application deadline, we do have quotas based on native languages. This is to ensure that our classes have a variety of native languages and cultures.
  2. Send a completed application form to
  3. If you are requesting an I-20, send a copy of the photo page of your passport.
  4. If you are a new IELI student who needs an I-20, send a financial guarantee statement (usually, a personal/family bank statement) and $150 USD (Includes $50 document processing and $100 tuition deposit, non-refundable).

  5. If you are a PART-TIME or TRANSFER student, send $150 USD. (Includes $50 document processing fee and $100 tuition deposit, non-refundable).

Photocopies, faxes, or email attachments are acceptable; we do not require original or official documents. If you are applying for an F-1 or J-1 visa, please keep your original financial guarantee statement for your visa interview, but bring originals to check-in at ISSFS.

Send airmail, regular domestic mail or express mail to (or visit us in person at):

UT Tyler IELI – Office of International Programs
University of Texas at Tyler 
3620 Varsity Drive
Tyler, Texas  75701

Email the PDF application (with any email attachments) to

Or fax materials to us at 1.903.565.5858

How will I receive my I-20?