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Helping Multilingual, and Multidialectal Students Attain
Their Academic and Professional Goals
 

Welcome to the Professional English Language Support Program

The Professional English Language Support (PELS)’s mission is to provide resources and instruction to help domestic and international multilingual and multidialectal students attain their academic and professional goals by enhancing their writing and speaking skills and to provide faculty with support specific to teaching professional English writing to multilingual students. 

The PELS Program offers free half-semester courses, workshops, support materials, and faculty engagement.

PELS:

  • Values multilingualism in our diverse community and establishes points of contact across cultures
  • Serves the professional and academic needs of graduate and undergraduate multilingual, and multidialectical students across different fields of study
  • Prepares multilingual and multidialectical students to be valuable members of the workforce and larger society
  • Promotes critical language awareness 
  • Supports faculty in teaching and responding to the needs of multilingual and multidialectical students   

Announcements


PELS GRADUATE COURSES OFFERED IN SPRING 2023: 

  • PREPARING TO WRITE AND RESEARCH STRATEGIES 
  • THESIS/DISSERTATION WRITER WORKSHOP 

Please fill out the application form to be considered for these courses. Courses will be offered virtually. Class times will be determined based on student availability. 

If you are a graduate student in the College of Engeneering please fill out this application form (Engeneering students only).  

Please see course descriptions under Graduate Courses

Peer-Led Thesis/Dissertation Graduate Writing Cohorts beginning Spring 2023 

 

For More Information Submit the Form Below: