English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)


The cost of ESOL courses depends on whether students take them for credit or no credit. A limited number of scholarships are available for Maine residents. Please visit the ESOL Program Office at 101 Payson Smith Hall to discuss which option is best for you.

Spring 2016 Intensive English Language Program

USM ESOL Students snowshoeing at Pineland

Program Dates: January 12 - May 8, 2016

  • High quality Instruction
  • Small multicultural classes
  • 22 hours of instruction per week
  • Student visa assistance available
  • Student housing available

Registration still open for local and international students: participate in full program, or single course!

For information about spring 2016 program, please click here. *SPRING APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS= OCTOBER 30, 2015*

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