NELI Program Application Process
The English Language Institute (ELI)
Previously ESL Program
The following items must be submitted before admissions decisions can be made on applications.
1. Apply - Complete the ELI (ESL) Application. NMU accepts applications all year round whenever they are sent. Please review our recommended deadlines here.
2. Submit high school/university transcript, which lists courses, semester hours and grades.
3. Write a letter of application (in English). Comment on your experience with English, discuss why you would like to enroll in the ESI program, and indicate what you intend to do after the ESL training.
4. Provide Certification of Finances. The certification of finances form is provided as part of the application.
Please send all materials to:
Northern Michigan University
International Programs Office
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855 USA
Telephone: +1 906-227-2510
Fax: +1 906-227-2533
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Northern Michigan University Degree-seeking Application
Students intending to enroll in a degree program at NMU in the fall or winter semester must formally apply to the university with a separate application. Please review the university’s undergraduate or graduate international student application procedures.