New York University, a major, private, teaching and research institution with the 2nd largest international enrollment in the United States, is located in the heart of New York City's colorful Greenwich Village, one of the world's leading artistic and intellectual communities.
The American Language Institute at New York University was founded over 50 years ago. Annually, the Institute enrolls over 2,500 students from 70 countries. In addition to preparing students for study at an American college or university, the Institute provides business English courses for international professional. Other features include: accent reduction course, computer courses, conversation partners, internet courses, and TOEFL preparation.
F-1 visa holders in ALI have access to University housing in the fall and spring semesters; all students have access in summer. Many students prefer to rent or share off-campus apartments.