Global Outreach

TESOL Lift Program

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Elevate your English in Virginia!

The VCU TESOL Lift Program offers intensive English language classes, in-person instruction led by expert faculty, plus local classroom visits and observations. 

Program dates:
July 2 - July 29, 2017 

All applicants must have a minimum score of B1 on the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).

Here's what you get:

♦ Accommodations in new residence hall

Small classes

Free access to gym, library, sporting
activities and museums

♦ 92 hours of instruction

A rich cultural program, including
excursions to historic sites

Engagement in the local community



♦ New, fully-furnished, on-campus apartments

24-hour security, free Wi-Fi and air conditioning

Walking distance to grocery stores, bookstores and restaurants



92 hours of instruction

15 hours per week of English classes
6 hours per week of high-quality instruction focused on TESOL pedagogy
2-hour local classroom visit per week

Program Cost


Cost (USD)
per student

Instructional Costs




Educational Excursions





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