Intensive English @ RELI

Intensive English at the Rutgers English Language Institute (Intensive English @RELI) is the one place for speakers of other languages who seek to learn English for general or specific purposes, including academic or professional success. We offer multileveled English language instruction for non-degree students at one of the oldest, most diverse universities in the United States! We promote Rutgers University global mission to help our students become culturally competent world citizens.

No matter who you are, where you are from, or where you are going - you are welcome here!

Distinctive features of our program include:

  • Integrated English skills – including grammar and vocabulary – embedded in active, project-based lessons
  • Small class sizes where students receive plenty of practice and individual attention
  • TOEFL Test Preparation
  • Activities and events throughout the semester
  • Central location for travel and cultural immersion, in close proximity to New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C.

Click here to apply!

*Please note: Admission to IE @ RELI does not guarantee admission to a degree program at Rutgers University. 


 Website pre arrival info Spring 2023

Important Information about Spring 2023

Payment and Student Services (PASS) Day

Monday, January 9, 2023 between 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. RELI Office

Placement Testing

Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at 10:00 am, RELI Office

New Student Orientation

Friday, January 13, 2023 at 10:00 am, RELI Office

Classes begin Tuesday, January 17, 2023!!

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Intensive English @ RELI, Rutgers University
is accredited by


Proud member of


American Association of Intensive English Programs