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CELCIS Services Available Virtually

Per President Montgomery’s March 20 announcement, effective Monday, March 23, through Saturday, April 25, University operations will be limited to those activities that are essential for the institution to continue its most critical functions. Additionally, all summer session I and II CELCIS courses will be offered through distance education. Keep up-to-date on the University’s response to COVID-19 at

CELCIS classes continue via distance education and the program will continue to offer advising services VIRTUALLY.

New! Summer II Admission

New students applying to CELCIS now have the option to begin in the Summer II session.  The 2018 Summer II session begins July 2.  Apply now!

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CELCIS students create videos highlighting campus locations

CELCIS students filmed videos using their smartphones for an assignment in their Advanced Speaking & Listening class. The students chose their subjects from a list of venues around the university. The teams were made up of students from Papua-Indonesia, China, Saudi Arabia, and South Korea.

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Wanted: Area Families to Host Visiting International Students

Western Michigan University is seeking homestay opportunities for visiting international students. If your family enjoys meeting new people, exploring new cultures and introducing American culture to international visitors, consider becoming a host family.