International Programs at Mercer University

The English Language Institute (ELI) at Mercer University


Located in a lovely green space just inside the perimeter of downtown Atlanta, GA, Mercer University's English Language Institute (ELI) provides a warm and caring environment for learning English while offering access to the diverse and exciting culture of one of America's largest and fastest growing international cities.

Mission of the English Language Institute

The mission of the English Language Institute of Mercer University is to empower international students to develop the English language proficiency necessary for personal, academic, and professional success.  In addition, the faculty and staff of the ELI strive to provide a tolerant and supportive community in which students are encouraged to develop cross-cultural friendships, engage in service, and explore concepts of global citizenship and international cooperation.

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Mercer University's ELI is a proud member of the following organizations:



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