Prospective students in the Intensive English and Global Business English programs must:
- Be at least 18 years old when they begin their studies.
- Complete the ELC application to get an I-20 form (required for an F-1 visa). All F-1 (student) visa holders must study full time.
- Purchase health insurance from Drexel ELC. Information about insurance will be sent with acceptance materials.
Application Instructions – How to apply to the Intensive English and Global Business English programs at Drexel ELC.
- How to make payments when you apply for the Intensive English or Global Business English program.
Visa & SEVIS Information – How to apply for a student visa, pay your SEVIS fee, and what to do if your visa is denied.
Information for New Students – Including frequently asked questions, how to make payments, travel and arrival information, the ELC orientation program, and health insurance.
Please note: Admission to Drexel ELC does not imply or guarantee admission to Drexel or any other university. However, Drexel ELC can provide information about Conditional Admission programs, including the Drexel International Gateway. Admission information for all Drexel University graduate and undergraduate programs, as well as resources for prospective students, is available on the Drexel website.