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ESL Resources

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Welcome to the University of Minnesota's English language resource hub!

We provide multilingual students with guidance and resources to improve their English language skills and enrich their educational experience.

We also provide University faculty and staff with teaching tools and tips for supporting multilingual students.

You are not alone.

The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is a richly diverse place, with:  

  • Over 6, 200 international students
  • Representing 130 nations  
  • Enrolled in 17 UMTC colleges 

Source: International Students and Scholars Annual Statistical Report 2017-18



The International Student Academic Services Fee serves to enhance academic services for undergraduate international students. This website was developed, in part, with funds approved by the International Student Fee Review Committee.