Apply for ELAP

ELAP Admission Requirements

  • Completed ELAP Application (below)
  • TOEFL/IELTS test scores (if available). If no test scores are available, a writing sample may be requested.
  • Photo page of passport
  • Proof of financial support (2015-2016 ELAP Affidavit of Support and current bank statement or Financial Guarantee)

    How to Apply

    Please apply to the program as early as possible since the process of getting the required F-1 Student Visa may take a long time. Before applying, please read the information about ELAP on this website. Then fill out the application form below and email to To determine initial ELAP level placement, all students enrolling in our program will take a placement test upon arrival to USF.


Please contact the International Programs Office at with any questions about the ELAP Program.