Office of International Education

ELS Conditional Admission

ELS Language Center/Fort Wayne: On the Purdue Fort Wayne campus

Purdue Fort Wayne offers conditional admission to students who meet academic requirements for admission, but still require additional English language proficiency training. Students who submit a completed application and provide all supporting documentation that meet Purdue Fort Wayne’s admission requirements, may receive a conditional admission letter. Upon successful completion of the intensive English program (level 112), students may be granted full admission into their academic program at Purdue Fort Wayne.

Students who have not met English proficiency requirements for full admission to either an undergraduate of graduate degree program are referred to apply to ELS Language Center / Fort Wayne, located on the campus of Purdue Fort Wayne.

ELS offers Intensive Academic English instruction, (30 hours per week) organized over 4-week sessions. Four weeks are required to complete each level in the 12-level curriculum. Students who successfully complete ELS level 112 will satisfy PFW English language proficiency requirements for full admission into an academic program.

Students should indicate on their application for admission to Purdue Fort Wayne that they would like to be considered for conditional admission and attend the ELS Language Center / Fort Wayne at Purdue Fort Wayne.