Established in 1958, the Language Institute helps international students, professionals, and visitors improve their English proficiency. Find out more about our full- and part-time English as a second language programs.
Learn about the Language Institute and Georgia Tech policies that you will need to know while you are here with the Georgia Tech Language Institute Handbook. The handbook also provides information about living in Atlanta.
New Student Registration
New IEP student registration for Spring 2 will begin on Thursday, March 6. See the video below for more information.
- Welcome to the Spring 2 Session of the Language Institute! Classes begin on Tuesday, March 11. Schedules for both returning and new students will be available at the O'Keefe building front desk after 2:00 on Monday and also on Buzzport. We hope you have a great session!
Please check to make sure you have completed your medical requirements so that you do not have a medical hold placed on your account and you will be able to register for the Spring 2 Session. To check your status, go to www.immunizations.health.gatech.edu using Internet Explorer. Enter your GT account and password as indicated and select view my status. Print the page and bring it to Linda or Adria at the front desk in the O’Keefe building.
Volunteer for Culture Fest
Culture Fest is a week-long celebration of the diversity on Georgia Tech's campus March 31 through April 7.
The Language Institute will be responsible for the Language Café on Monday, March 31 and for the
International Coffee Hour on Monday, April 7. Students decorate tables with items representing their culture,
prepare maps showing where their language is spoken,share conversational basics, and distribute handouts of
greetings and idioms in their native language. Please talk to Adria at the front desk of the O’Keefe Building if
you are interested in participating in Culture Fest.
Georgia Tech Admissions Information for Freshmen
Information sessions are held at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Friday in the Student Success Center. The sessions are conducted by a counselor from the Office of Undergraduate Admissions who discusses the admission process, majors, opportunities outside of the classroom, campus activities, and student life. The session also provides an opportunity to ask any general questions about Georgia Tech. Each session is followed by a one-hour walking tour. http://admission.gatech.edu/visit/daily-visits
Georgia Tech Admissions Information for Transfer Students
Information sessions are held weekly on Fridays at 2 p.m. at the Student Success Center for students who have some college experience and who are interested in transferring to one of Georgia Tech’s undergraduate programs. These one-hour sessions are designed to cover the application process, admission requirements, and campus resources for transfer students. http://admission.gatech.edu/visit/weekly-information-sessions
Looking for a Conversation Partner?
Meet GT students and alumni who want to practice their language skills or learn about other cultures. Find a language partner! http://languagepartners.ning.com/
GT App for iPhone Users
For everything you need to know about Georgia Tech at your finger-tips, go to the app store and download GT Buzz. The app will connect you to the GT calendar, campus map, stinger and trolley schedules, the student newspaper, athletics, T-Square, Buzzport, Oscar, Campus Recreation Center, the Library, GT directory, campus police and much more. It’s free and easy to use.
Language Institute Newsletter
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