Welcome to AppELS Institute!
Appalachian State University’s English Language Studies Institute is the campus resource for English-language-focused academic support. Our mission is to provide exceptional English language academic support through the integration of intensive English development coursework, advising, cultural engagement, and experiential learning.
Intensive English Program
Learn more about our Intensive English Program, where you can focus on your academic English skills before beginning a degree program.
Through the Undergraduate SEED program, you can begin your undergraduate degree program with specialized English language support during year one.