The LADO International Institute has been a premiere English language program for over 40 years because we take the unique and intuitive approach that your language and cultural background forms the basis of your learning process. LADO works with your natural instincts towards culture and language to help you learn English and effectively. LADO has partnered with Baldwin Wallace University to offer international students seeking to learn English the unique opportunity to study and experience American college life. The partnership also allows students to earn a Bachelor's or Master's degree at BW. About Baldwin Wallace University Founded in 1845, BW was one of the first colleges to admit students without regard to race or gender. An independent, coeducational university of 4,000 students, BW offers coursework in the liberal arts tradition in more than 60 academic areas. Located in Berea, 12 miles from downtown Cleveland, BW offers students the cultural, educational and business advantages of a major metropolitan area. In addition, LADO students can earn conditional acceptance to BW with completion of the LADO program.