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English Language Center

At the English Language Center (ELC), we strive to provide an exemplary teaching and learning experience for ELC and Gonzaga students and serve as a resource to the larger Gonzaga community. Students from around the world come to Spokane to improve their English language skills and learn more about American culture and life. In 40 years, our ESL program has served more than 8,500 students from more than 70 different countries.

English as a Second Language Program

Global Bridge Program

A chance to improve your English proficiency while earning credits toward their degree, and enhance your opportunity for winning scholarships.

Special English Language Programs

  • Faculty Development in English Medium Instruction
  • TESOL Teacher Training
  • English and Intercultural Communication in Professional Setting

Contact the English Language Center

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502 E. Boone
Spokane, WA 99258
(509) 313-6562