Apply now for the Intensive English Program:

Full-time Application

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The applications above are for:

  • students outside the U.S.
  • students now in the U.S. in F-1 status (also complete this I-20 Transfer Form)
  • students in the U.S. with other non-immigrant visas who wish to change to F-1.
  • all students must be at least 18 years old and have finished high school

Part-Time or U.S. Student Application

This application above is also for students with a visa status that allows part-time study, including:

  • U.S. citizens
  • U.S. permanent residents
  • others with U.S. visas that permit study
  • (Note: Part-time study is not available for F-1 students.)

Important Note

For applicants who have a private financial sponsor who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, an I-134 Affidavit of Support must be filled out, notarized, and submitted by the sponsor.

Mailing your Application

Mail your completed application to:

Intensive English Program Application
Maryland English Institute
1117 Cole Student Activities Building
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742 USA

All I-20 requests take approximately 3 weeks to be processed if your application is complete. MEI will mail your I-20 and admissions packet via FedEx.