How to Apply


Email a copy of your passport to


Email a copy of a bank statement showing $5800 USD or a financial guarantee to


Pay the $150 application fee (U.S. currency only)

Requirements for Admission to IELP

  • You must be at least 17 years old
  • You must be a high-school graduate
  • You or your sponsor must provide proof of financial support (F-1 students only)

F-1 Student VISA Documents

  • The IELP will issue a Form I-20 (valid for a 12-month stay) to eligible international students
  • Students who pay the SEVIS fee to the IELP will receive an official receipt from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security



2016 - 2017 Sessions

March 23 - May 19
June 1 - July 28
August 16 - October 11
October 18 - December 15