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Apply: English Language Institute

Requirements for Admission

  • You must be at least 17 years of age
  • You must have successfully completed high school/secondary school

Application Checklist

To apply, applicants must provide the following items by mail or email computer scans:

- Completed and signed application form

- Completed Affidavit of Financial Support 2021-2022 and bank letter (F-1 students only)

- Copy of your passport identification page

- $100 application fee: Fee can be paid by a check made out to North Central College drawn on a U.S. or U.S-affiliate bank OR a credit card (include a completed Credit Card Payment Authorization Form)

F-1 Students Transferring from a U.S. Institution Must Submit:

-Transfer Verification Form completed by your current international student advisor

- A copy of your current I-20 Form


F-1 Students Who Need I-20's For Dependents Must Submit:

- Dependent passport identification page(s)

- Proof of additional funds to support family members (see Affidavit of Financial Support 2021-2022)

Optional Documents to Submit with the Application:

- Completed and signed Student Health Record with proof of immunization for measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) and tetanus/diphtheria (TD or Tdap)

- Completed Housing Application & Roommate Questionnaire

Document Submission

Mailing Address:
North Central College
English Language Institute
30 N Brainard Street, CM 276
Naperville IL 60540 USA

If scanning copies, email Kate Pope, ELI Director. 

Couldn't find what you were looking for?

If you still have questions, please don't hesitate to contact our director Katherine Pope.

  • Email:
  • Phone: 630-637-5271
  • Fax: 630-637-5295
  • Skype: kate_pope_ncc
  • WeChat: kpope_ncc_eli
  • Street Address: Abe House, 48 East Jefferson Avenue, Naperville, IL 60540
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