Activities & Events

Intensive English Program

Activities

Weekly enrichment activities provide additional opportunities for students to socialize, learn new skills, and develop their English fluency and confidence. These include:

  • Higher education workshops
    (how to apply to a US university, tips on how to take the iBT TOEFL, how to write a personal statement, how to apply for an international student scholarship, how to conduct a successful interview)
  • Culture hour
  • Reading club
  • Tutoring center

Events

The Intensive English Program at the International English Center also organizes special cultural and community-based field trips and excursions to Boulder, Denver, and other important Colorado destinations. These include visits to museums, national and state parks, local farms, theaters, concerts, art galleries, sporting events, a courthouse, schools, restaurants, on-campus departments, area organizations, and other cultural points of interest. In a safe and friendly environment, students communicate with native speakers of English while gaining hands-on experience with local customs and US culture.