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Language Institute
Community Engagement and Student Success
CESS Building, Rm 1.700
1407 E. Freddy Gonzalez Drive
Edinburg, TX 78539-2999

Telephone(956) 665-2133 Office
(956) 665-5001 Fax

The mission of the Language Institute is to provide English language instruction to students, professionals and other individuals whose first language is not English; to enhance ESL students' ability to participate successfully in an American cultural environment; and to academically prepare students whose goal is to pursue a degree at an American university.

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BACTERIAL MENINGITIS VACCINATION NOTICE: Learn more. In order to enroll at the English Language Institute, new, transfer and returning students, that are under the age of 22, are required to provide proof that they have obtained the bacterial meningitis vaccination. The State of Texas requires that the vaccination be taken at least ten (10) days before the first day of class.