English Institute

The English Institute for International Students (EIIS) provides academically oriented English programs for college-bound students at The University of Tulsa. It is the goal of the EIIS to provide international students with the necessary English-language skills and competence to successfully perform at a post-secondary level comparable to their native English-speaking counterparts. The EIIS is administered within the framework of the University of Tulsa’s Office of International Student Services (ISS), an operation of the Office of Admission, and all classes are taught in campus facilities. All applicants must have been granted conditional admission to the university or receive approval.

You may contact the English Institute at 918-631-2535 or eiis@utulsa.edu.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the English Institute for International Students to prepare international students for success at the University of Tulsa. The purpose of the institute is to provide English-language instruction in an academically oriented context in order to serve students’ immediate goals of pursuing higher education within the United States. Instructional content emphasizes critical thinking, academic integrity, and test and study skills, coupled with cultural understanding and social activities that will strengthen students’ ability to participate in the cosmopolitan environment of the university.

Intensive English Program (IEP)
Pathway to Academics Program