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English Language Program

Welcome to the English Language Program at UNF

UNF will be closed Wednesday, September 28th through Saturday, October 1st. 
All ELP classes and activities are canceled during these times.
For more information, please look at UNF’s website and the ELP’s social media accounts. UNF will communicate with students through email, voice message, text, social media, and the Safe Ospreys app.
 To prepare for the hurricane, please look at UNF’s Storm Preparedness website.

About The ELP

The English Language Program at UNF was established in 1997 and has served thousands of students from over 70 countries. We provide students with memorable cultural experiences paired with exceptional instruction. Dedicated staff and faculty ensure that the students are given the necessary support to meet their individual needs during their time in the program. The students are immersed into a compassionate and supportive environment while adjusting to a new culture and educational experiences. After completing the ELP, our students feel confident in academic and professional settings creating an advantageous situation for them to achieve success.

Our Mission

As instructors, administration, and staff, we seek to:

  • Provide exceptional academic, intercultural, and specialized instruction to students and professionals learning English as a second or foreign language;  
  • Serve our students by supporting and guiding them to meet their individual goals;  
  • Train the future instructors of English as a foreign language and prepare them for work abroad; 
  • Enhance the international diversity of University of North Florida’s campus and the Jacksonville community through authentic cross-cultural experiences. 

Student Testimonials

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