About Our School

At the ELCI, we know how to take care of our students. We take the time to make sure our students have a good experience and have what they need. Environment is important to learning. Our small town locations are friendly and safe.  We help students connect with their environment for real learning. Our Interactive Teaching Philosophy… Read more



Whatever your goals in English are, the English Language & Culture Institute is here to help you achieve them. Apply now and get the process started! ELCI Application Checklist ELCI Application Form Homestay Application Form (required for students under 18 years old, or for students who would like to stay in an American homestay) A… Read more


Why Oregon?

Both locations of the ELCI are located in the beautiful Willamette Valley of Western Oregon. Learn more about beautiful Oregon and it has to offer our students!


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What Our Students Say…




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“ELCI is a good place to learn English. It’s not just that. You can find a lot of friends, and the teachers are amazing.”

-Adriana, Costa Rica

“In ELCI, every teacher is very kind to everybody. And they will help you with whatever you need to make you happy. Here you will have a fun time learning English.”

-Jacky, Taiwan

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“I love the dedication and positive attitudes of the staff and teachers”

-Long, Vietnam

“I love this place. It changed my life forever. I learned a lot and had very special friends and family”

-Yeld, Brazil


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