Apply to USF's Intensive English Program English Language for Academic Purposes (ELAP)

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Our goal is to help non-native English speakers from a wide range of backgrounds improve their English language skills and knowledge of American culture in order to become successful students in the United States.

Conditional Admissions

University of St. Francis offers conditional admission to all undergraduate and to most graduate programs.

Those seeking conditional admissions will attend ELAP until they meet English proficiency requirements prior to starting their degree study.

Please reach out to for more information regarding conditional admissions into specific programs.

  1. ELAP Application Form (PDF)
  2. Provide Proof of English Proficiency

Next Steps: I-20

After we have received all of your required documents, our International Admissions office will review all documents for acceptance. If all requirements are met, USF will issue a Letter of Acceptance, and you can then prepare your documents to receive your I-20.

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