The Intensive English Program (IEP) offices are housed inside the Center for International Education in the University Center. Our seven-level program provides classes throughout the academic year and in the summer.
Printable Fall Class Schedule - for classes beginning August 24.
To provide international students with English language instruction for academic purposes at appropriate levels in order to prepare students for academics at an American university, to provide on-going language support in the form of language tutors, and to increase international students' understanding of inter-cultural communication
English tutor assistance: We serve our IEP students and international students in their academic programs by providing English tutor assistance in reading, writing, and speaking. Students are assisted one-on-one in our CIE offices. Please logon to make your appointment with our tutors.
English Conversation Groups: help build vocabulary and speaking confidence. Groups meet several times each week during the academic year and in the summer. The groups meet in the University Center or in other campus buildings.
The Center for International Education is open:
- 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday during the academic year
- 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, during academic breaks and in the summer.
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Elaine Steneck, Intensive English Director
The UNC Intensive English Program is accredited by
the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation.