Why Choose Samford
Why choose the ELLI?
These are just a few of the reasons that the ELLI might be the place for you!
-Small classes. Our classes are no larger than 10 students per class. You can have the personal attention you need to help you achieve your English goals.
-Excellent instruction. All our instructors have masters degrees, are professional, and are committed to our students on an academic and personal level.
-Safe and friendly campus. Samford University is a small, gated school in the heart of the Southern United States. You will feel safe and welcome here!
-Cultural assistance. Samford University is committed to helping all its international students with their transition to the US. We have several staff members who are committed to assisting you in all areas of your American life.
-Cultural activities. Our program offers weekly cultural activities and trips around the South to give students an introduction into American culture and to help them transition to the US.
-Friendship Partners. The ELLI offers American Friendship Partners to all students in our program. Having an American Friendship Partner is a great way to be involved in the daily lives of Americans.