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Breaking the Language Barrier

Programs in English as a Second Language (PIESL) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) is a special administrative unit of the Department of English. We serve the international and non-native English-speaking student communities by providing specialized language instruction and other services in preparation for or in conjunction with academic study.

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PIESL is now in East Nebraska Hall Room 421.

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Institutional TOEFL

The TOEFL ITP evaluates skills in three areas – Listening Comprehension, Structure and Written Expression, and Reading Comprehension. The date in which the preliminary scores will be made available will be announced the day of the test. You will receive an official test score from the Educational Testing Service approximately six weeks after the test. To sign up, click here.

Date: Friday, May 2, 2014
Time: 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Richards Hall Room 15 (City Campus)

Plan to arrive 15 minutes before the exam begins. Bring photo ID (NCard, driver's license, or passport) and two #2 pencils with a eraer.

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