American Language Institute

Student at the American Language Institute

The American Language Institute (ALI) provides intensive English training to students, scholars and area residents of international origin who seek to strengthen their English language proficiency and improve their cultural competence.

Program Features

  • The only Intensive English Program recognized by CEA, English USA, and UCIEP in the region
  • Rolling admission timeline: 5 starting dates annually
  • Individually tailored study plan: 6 options of starting level across 4 language skill areas
  • Free individualized tutoring and extra-curricular cultural experience opportunities 
  • Standardized curriculum aligned with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)
  • Objectively measurable Student Learning Goals outlined by the Global Scale of English (GSE)

ALI Introduction

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ALI Student Testimony

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How to Apply

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Contact Us


Call 419.530.4702

American Language Institute
The University of Toledo
Mail Stop #122
Toledo, OH 43606-3390

If you have any questions about the program, fill out an ALI Inquiry Form.

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Last Updated: 5/13/24