Ferris State University Summer Program
YASAR UNIVERSITY SCHOOL of FOREIGN LANGUAGES PREP CLASS
2015-2016 EXCHANGE PARTNER SCHOOLS SUMMER PROGRAM
FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY WEST MICHIGAN ENGLISH LANGUAGE INSTITUTE
6-Week Summer Language Program
Application Deadline: April 29, Friday
Ferris State University West Michigan English Language Institute offers an exciting opportunity for Yaşar University Prep Class students to study abroad.
West Michigan English Langauge Institute (WMELI) delivers English as a second language instruction to non-native speakers to help them develop the essential skills to successfully pursue their academic studies in their subsequent programs as well as communicate effectively in their social and professional lives. WMELI promotes global awareness, intercultural communication and diversity.
Ferris State University is located in Big Rapids, West Michigan. It is a beautiful, safe and friendly community. It is surrounded by beautiful nature and offers many ways to enjoy the countryside. You can also try different water sports on its natural wonder Muskegon River.
It provides students with a pleasant, comfortable and safe environment to study and live.
WHY FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY?
- 5000 USD scholarship
- High quality instruction for academic studies
- Enhancing your education
- Experiencing new cultures
- Secure and comfortable housing
- Cultural activities
- On-campus museums and art gallery
- Concerts, shows, fitness centers, outdoor adventure
- Four hours from Chicago
- Close to beautiful Lake Michigan beaches
- 6-week intensive English summer program (July-August)
- 20 hours of instruction per week: Reading, Writing, Speaking, Listening
- Scholarships offered to 4 Prep Class students (5000 USD tuition and accommodation included)*
- On-campus housing
- Cultural activities and trips
*WMELI offers scholarships to 4 Y.U Prep Class students, which covers 5000 USD tuition and accommodation. Students pay for visa, flights and personal expenses.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
For your application to be eligible for processing, you must
- meet the language proficiency requirement (min. Intermediate level with track average 70 for last 2tracks)
- meet attendance requirements for 2 last tracks
- have sufficient credit (min. 7000 USD) on a bank account
4 qualified and 4 substitute students will be selected after a careful assessment. *
*Qualified students are required to satisfy WMELI’s general entrance requirements as well as US Government J-1 Visa requirements. J-1 is a visa category that allows students from partner institutions to study in a US university for a short period.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications are made through Yaşar University SoFL Prep Class Co-Curricular Activities Office.
Before applying the program, make sure you meet the program requirements.
Please be aware that you may also be subjected to another application process by WMELI.
Application Deadline: April 29, Friday by close of business
Contact us for further information.
CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES OFFICE
BERRIN ALPINAR OZGE KOROGLU
ROOM 507 5TH FLOOR
Visit the Ferris State University Webpage to find more information about the university and Michigan.