Indiana University - Intensive English Program
Intensive English Program

Fast Facts

  • School Size


  • Cost of Attendance

    $1,000—$5,000 Session

  • Affiliation


  • Type of School

    Intensive English Program

  • Student Body Gender


  • Religious Affiliation

    No Affiliation

  • Scholarships for International Students


  • Conditional Admission Available


  • Top Programs

    English Language (ESL)

  • Setting

    Small/College town

  • Accreditation and Certification

    CEA, EnglishUSA Member, UCIEP Member, HLC

  • Type of Housing

    Residence Hall, Apartment, Dormitory

  • Test Scores

    TOEFL: No requirements, IELTS: No requirements

  • Social Media


Located in the rolling hills of Southern Indiana, Indiana University was founded in Bloomington in 1820 and is one of the oldest and largest state-sponsored universities in the United States. It serves approximately 43,000 students on the Bloomington campus, and these students come from all of the 50 states and from more than 100 countries. The university is located in the center of the peaceful, safe, culturally sophisticated city of Bloomington, population of 80,000.

The Intensive English Program

Established in 1976, the IEP is part of the Department of Second Language Studies. The goal of the IEP is to increase the English language skills of non-native English speakers to the level needed for study at a college or university in the United States. Students are encouraged to reach this goal as quickly as possible. With approximately 20 teachers and more than 100 students from all over the world, the IEP welcomes applicants who are 18 years of age or older and who have completed high school.

  • 20-25 hours instruction a week
  • 7-week sessions, year round
  • Comprehensive orientation
  • TOEFL administration every session
  • Individual student advising
  • Safe, quiet beautiful campus
  • Beginning to advanced, 7 proficiency levels
  • Communicative speaking/listening, reading, writing
  • Dedicated, experienced faculty with advanced degrees
  • Academic placement assistance, university preparation
  • University courses open to qualified students
  • Comfortable and affordable housing on or off campus

Extracurricular Activities in both the IEP and IU

  • Program sponsored social activities
  • Conversation exchange
  • Access to world-class research library
  • Weekly coffee hours
  • Parties, picnics, and barbecues
  • International student nationality clubs
  • Access to comprehensive student services
  • Access to computers campus-wide
  • Field trips to museums, amusement parks, and beautiful state parks
  • Professional opera, orchestral, ballet and theater productions
Indiana University - Intensive English Program
Intensive English Program

Ballantine Hall 804
1020 East Kirkwood Ave
Bloomington IN 47405-7005
P: 812-855-6457
CEA EnglishUSA Member UCIEP Member
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Intensive English Program