Intensive English Institute

Intensive English Institute


To Apply for Admission to the UW-Whitewater Intensive English Institute

  1. Complete the IEI application at

  2. Use the statement section of the online application to write a 300-word essay to demonstrate English proficiency.

  3. Submit the nonrefundable $44 application fee in U.S. dollars using a credit or debit card.

  4. Submit an official copy of your high school transcript.

  5. If applying for Conditional Admission, also submit an official "General Evaluation" of all university-level foreign education credentials from non-U.S. institutions (if applicable). Credentials must be evaluated by: or 

  6. Submit the "Certification of Finances" form.

Please feel free to email the UW-Whitewater admissions advisor at the UW-Whitewater Center for Global Education with any questions concerning the application: 

Note: No TOEFL score is required for IEI admissions, but applicants must be high school graduates by the beginning of their IEI term and have studied English for two years. 

Cost of IEI Attendance 

16-Week Semester

Tuition/fees $7,586
Campus housing & meal plan $4,175
Miscellaneous $1,982
Total Cost

8-Week Summer Session

Tuition/fees $3,793
Campus housing & meals $2,200
Miscellaneous $1230
Total Cost $7223

*Costs are given in U.S. dollars and are subject to change. 

For more information about the Intensive English Institute, visit:


Center for Global Education
Hyland Hall, Suite 1227
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
809 West Starin Road
Whitewater, WI 53190

Contact the Center

Phone: 262-472-5759
Fax: 262-472-1491
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