Thank you for choosing the Intensive English Program at UIS! We are excited for the opportunity to help you meet your goals.

The application process is as easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Apply online or download an application form. If you wish to submit by email, please send to (Do not fill in the credit card information if emailing application.)
    • In order to receive an I-20, students must submit a financial affidavit (PDF). Estimated costs including housing and food for 12 months of the IEP are $27,000. If you plan to attend for 6 months (3 sessions), estimated costs are $13,500.
  2. Pay the application fee. If you wish to pay by credit card, please call the Office of Admissions at 217-206-4847.
  3. Once you are admitted we will mail you (via Express Mail) a welcome packet with your admission letter, I-20 document, and important information about applying for a student visa.

If you have any questions about the application or admissions process, please callĀ 217-206-4847.

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