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English Language Program

Life in the ELP



Program Requirements

Language Lab (ITC) and Tutoring Center 

We have two places where students can improve their English outside of class!
Students studying in the ITC
(International Technology Commons)
Student studying with a tutor
(Tutoring Center)
Please come as often as you want and stay as long as you can!

Questions and Answers (FAQ)

Where to go for help with common questions? 


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Help with your ELP classes?

Difficulties understanding your grades? 

Your teachers.

All teachers have “office hours” during the week.

Visit them during these times reserved for helping students. 

In your teacher’s office. 

Come to Fairchild 205 and ask for your teacher.

More help with your classes/homework?The Tutoring Center

Wildcat Landing, 1800 Claflin Road, Suite 204 Claflin Road, Manhattan KS


Current tutors and opening hours.

Difficulties or complaints about:

  • your class schedule
  • your teachers

Not happy with your EPT results?

Applying for admission to study at K-State?


Questions about American culture?

Feeling homesick?

The ELP Advisors:

Leena Chakrabarti, Associate Director for Student Services


April Darnell, Advisor Coordinator


Taylor Jennings


Come to visit us in Fairchild 205 or send us an email

It is best to make an appointment with an advisor.

An appointment is a time reserved especially for you!

Please be on time for your appointment

Scholarship from your embassy?

Special Programs and Sponsored Students

Wendy Matthews

213 Fairchild Hall, KSU


Any question about immigration/visa/I-20The International Student Center

1414 Mid Campus Drive, KSU (map)

Tel: (785) 532-6448

Feeling sick? The Lafene Health Center 

1105 Sunset Avenue, Manhattan, KS (map)

Tel: (785) 532-6544

You can also make an appointment online

Feeling lonely?

Make Friends!

Join an international organization!

Join a sport club!  

See an ELP Advisor 

Talk to a Counselor

International Buddies

International Student Organizations

K-State sport clubs

ELP Advisors 

Counseling Services

Honor and Integrity System