English Language Institute

If you want to become more fluent in English, learn about American culture, or improve your TOEFL score, HFC's English Language Institute (ELI) can help you.

High quality, affordable English Language classes

You can take English Language classes during the day, the evening, or on Saturday. Classes are offered in reading, speaking, listening, writing, grammar, study skills, American Culture, and TOEFL prep. Our Intensive English Program prepares you to take college-level courses, to hold a job where you will write and speak English, and to pass the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam. You will develop your English skills through small and large group interactions. Our friendly, caring instructors will help you meet your goals. For additional help, contact the ELI.

About ELI

Our ELI program provides high-quality, low-cost English language instruction to English Language Learners (ELLs). The ELI program is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the American Association of Intensive English Programs.

The ELI Mission Statement and Program Goals
ELI Student Handbook
ELL (CaMLA) Course Placement Information
Information for International Students

How can we help?

Contact the ELI Office for help.

Hours during Fall Semester: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Located in K-201
313-317-1556