American Language Institute

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Since 1959, the American Language Institute (ALI) has been providing English language instruction, assessment, and resources to support the academic and professional success of non-native speakers of English pursuing degrees at USC. The ALI offers English language courses for those students who want to improve their English as well as those who are required to take classes as a result of taking the International Student English (ISE) Exam. The ALI is also responsible for testing and providing English language instruction for the university’s international teaching assistants.

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ALI Winter Break Book Club

The ALI Book Club is a free program that aims to help international students practice their English reading and conversation skills. These informal hour-long...

12/1 5pm
ALI Winter Break Book Club

The ALI Book Club is a free program that aims to help international students practice their English reading and conversation skills. These informal hour-long...

12/8 5pm
ALI Winter Break Book Club

The ALI Book Club is a free program that aims to help international students practice their English reading and conversation skills. These informal hour-long...

12/15 5pm

Recent Events

ALI Writing labs

11/10/2020

ALI Writing labs

11/10/2020

ALI Writing labs

11/9/2020

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