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English Language Center

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Applying to the ELC

Tuition & Fees

Tuition and fees

The following are tuition and fees for 1 quarter (9 weeks) at the ELC:

  • Tuition = $3,800
  • Health Center Fee = $190
  • Technology & Materials Fee = $78
  • University Activity Fee = $40
  • TOTAL = $4,108



The following are estimated fees for 1 quarter (9 weeks) and can vary per student:

  • Books = $250.00
  • Health Insurance = $650*
  • Living Expenses = $6,727
  • Cost for 1 dependent = $1,320.00

To receive an I-20 and be accepted to the ELC, students must provide an original bank statement or financial guarantee for the following amounts:

  • $11,735 for 1 quarter of study
  • $35,205 for 1 year of study

*Students must either show proof of insurance from their country or purchase insurance online during registration. If a student brings health insurance from home, the minimum amount allowed should be at least $500,000 for medical expenses.



Scholarships are available to students who want to study at the ELC. There are also scholarships available to international students interested in applying to a degree program at the University of Denver.

Click here to learn more about scholarship opportunities.