Effective March 16th until further notice, the ELP staff will be working remotely to comply with University protocols regarding COVID-19. Please expect delays in our office being able to receive mail, process checks, and process I-20s in a timely manner. Visit coronavirus.upenn.edu, the University's dedicated coronavirus COVID-19 web page, for the latest updates.


The ELP is made up of a team of talented instructors and staff, exceptional students, and committed partners. ELP instructors and staff are dedicated to international education and are actively involved in conducting research, publishing articles, presenting at conferences, and serving as officers in national professional organizations. Learn more about our Philosophy of Teaching and Learning.