English Courses in Fort Wayne, United States
Learn English and Study abroad in Fort Wayne (USA)
Fort Wayne, a historical city
Located in the north-central United States in the state of Indiana, Fort Wayne is 380 km from Chicago. The city has over 250,000 inhabitants and is the second largest city in Indiana, after Indianapolis.
The city of Fort Wayne was not created randomly. Indeed, it is named in reference to General Anthony Wayne, who built a fort in 1794 to protect residents from enemy forces. Over the years, the city has protected its historical heritage. Today, if you want to know more about American history you can visit the many museums across the different areas in Fort Wayne, such as the History Center, Fort Wayne Firefighters Museum, Fort Wayne Aviation Museum or Fort Wayne Museum of Art.
A language course in a dynamic city
If you are looking to clear your head after your English classes, Fort Wayne is the city for you. All the places you need to visit daily are nearby. Whether it's the airport, bank, post office, local shops or a large shopping mall, everything is within a half-hour journey of the Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne campus.
In addition, the city of Fort Wayne will satisfy all of your entertainment needs. If you are a sports fan of any kind, you'll find happiness in visiting the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. There you can attend hockey, basketball or football games or even concerts. If you are a gourmand, there are many restaurants that serve American cuisine. We recommend Cindy's Diner, a 10-minute drive from campus, as it is a typical American restaurant that will delight your eyes and taste buds.
English classes on the campus of Indiana University
Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW)
ELS/Fort Wayne is located on the main campus of IPFW in Fort Wayne. IPFW University is the largest university in Indiana and home to more than 14,000 students from 42 states and 68 different countries. It consists of five universities, one school, two divisions with 33 departments and 17 centers of excellence in teaching, research and social service.
To support you in maintaining good health, the university has numerous facilities devoted to sports which are freely available to all students. Therefore, during your stay you can enjoy your favorite sports such as baseball, gymnastics, tennis, basketball, athletics, football, racquetball/squash and volleyball.
The IPFW campus also has a computer center, a language learning technology center and library to give you the best tools to help you succeed in your studies.
2101 E Coliseum Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
260 481 0357
On the campus of:
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
Waterfield Campus residence
Students will be housed in on-campus apartments with single bedrooms, and a shared bathroom, living room and kitchen. Apartments are fully furnished with sofa, table, entertainment center, refrigerator, stove, microwave, dishwasher, full bed and desk. The apartments have internet access and cable TV.