The ELI at the University of Texas-Pan American is located in Edinberg, a small, friendly city in deep South Texas. The University has an enrollment of 12,000 students, and its only 10 minutes away from McAllen, Texas. Edinburg and McAllen offer many restaurants, a variety of popular entertainment spots, beautiful golf courses, and great shopping! UTPA is only 30 minutes by car to Reynosa, Mexico, 90 minutes to the beautiful warm beaches of South Padre Island, and 4 hours to San Antonio.
The ELI offers intensive English for academic preparation. Instruction includes grammar, reading, written composition, conversation, and listening. Students use the ELI's modern audio laboratory, computer laboratories, and extensive library resources. The ELI offers seven proficiency levels: basic beginner to advanced TOEFL and ACT preparation classes.
University dormitories, many apartments within walking distance