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English Language & Culture Institute (ELCI)

Founded in 1986, English Language & Culture Institutes (ELCI) is a language school with two locations in the state of Oregon. Each location offers intensive English courses, and other programs for students who want to learn English, experience the United States, and continue their studies as undergraduate students at an American university.

Short Courses



The English Language & Culture Institutes (ELCI) have been offering high-quality and low-cost Intensive English and specialty ESL programs since 1986. Thousands of students from around the world have experienced the friendly, family atmosphere of our centers. We invite YOU to be part of the ELCI family! We look forward to seeing you in beautiful Oregon!


Housing services


  • Learn American culture first-hand.
  • Make life-long friends in the US.
  • Stimulate your language learning.
Apartament Rental:
  • If you wish to live independently or live with your friends, apartments are available close to both ELCI centers . Apartments can be an economical way to stay while in the U.S.

Student Life

Campus life

ELCI Monmouth is right next to the campus of Western Oregon University. Our students can use the university facilities there including the library, private study rooms, and bookstore. For a small fee, students may use the gymnasium and swimming pool.

Albany, Oregon, United States


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