The Academic English Studies Program at Lewis & Clark is an English as a second language program for low-intermediate to advanced international students who want to improve their English before beginning an undergraduate or graduate program in the United States.
- You must be 17 years of age or older;
- You must have completed secondary school (high school);
- You must have had two years of secondary or university level English language study.
- You must have a B or 80% grade point average or equivalent on both secondary and university transcripts, and on transcripts and grade reports from other intensive English programs. You must also have a history of strong attendance in all terms.
How Do I Apply?
- Fill out an application form. NOTE: If you would like to apply for the Dallaire Scholarship, please refer to the Dallaire Application Page.
- Send us copies of your high school or university transcripts, providing proof that you have completed at least two years of high school or university-level English language classes.*
- Complete the Certificate of Financial Responsibility and submit a recent bank statement or a copy of your scholarship award/financial guarantee document.
- Send us a copy of your passport, showing your birth date and the correct spelling of your name.
* You may be asked to give a writing sample to further determine academic readiness.
Mail: 0615 SW Palatine Hill Road, MSC 125, Portland, OR 97219 USA.
NOTE: Applicants interested in both the English and the undergraduate program must fill out the undergraduate application. Here is a link to the on-line application: Undergraduate Application
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