English Language Support Services are located within the Division of Civic and Global Engagement, 6 Royal Ave. Assistance is available by appointment. Instructors and advisers are encouraged to refer students for whom English fluency is an obstacle to clear written or oral communication. Faculty workshops and consultations are also available.
The Writing Center also provides help from ESL Specialists, graduate student peer consultants who have received instruction in working with non-native speakers.
Course for Non-native Speakers of English
EN103 English for International Students
This class is an introduction to academic writing in English for international students whose mastery of English is not yet sufficient to meet the entrance requirements for EN101, Thought and Expression. Assignment to the class is based on results of the university’s writing placement exam.