The following campus resources may help you transition into Campus life.
There are various opportunities available for students who are interested in improving their
conversational English. These sessions do not require any registration, and students are welcome
to join in one or all of these sessions.
International Christian Fellowship hosts English classes each long semester (fall and spring), led by American volunteers.
- Mondays, 12-1:30 p.m., SSB 3.107.
- Thursdays, 12-1:30 p.m., SSA 14.244.
Be sure to check the International Christian Fellowship calendar to verify
all dates and times.
FriendSpeak is a free one-on-one English conversation class. The setting is classroom
style and the
environment is causal, with the goal of improving students' language skills.
- Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., SU.
Visit the FriendSpeak website for more
Mango Languages is an online language learning program that offers more than 72
languages, including English help for non-native speakers. The program is self-study,
which allows students to use the service at their leisure. Create a free Mango Languages
account through the McDermott Library
The UT Dallas Writing
Center offers individual appointments and group workshops to help students
identify their writing strengths and weaknesses. All Writing Center services are free for UTD
The UT Dallas Callier Center has various adult programs and services, including accent reduction
for non-native English speakers. View their webpage
for more information.
Business Communications Center
The purpose of the Jindal School of Management (JSOM) Business
Communication Center is to help
students improve thier writing and speaking skills in order to become more effective
communicators. JSOM’s BCC is only available to JSOM majors or students currently enrolled in a
JSOM course. Visit the website
to explore what the BCC has to offer.
Spouse and Family Events
Dependents face significant challenges when moving to the U.S. To assist you in creating an
interesting and satisfying life here, you are encouraged to make use of the
International Spouse and Family Group
The International Spouse and Family Group (ISFG) is a social group for dependents of international
students who are interested in meeting new people and learning more about the Dallas area. Join
the International Spouse and Family Facebook group or email [email protected] to become part of their mailing list. ISFG resources and events include:
- Monthly newsletter.
- English lessons.
- Children play dates.
- Social events.
Spouse and Family Events
Custodial Responsibility Disclaimer: UT Dallas will
not take custodial responsibility of minors while participating in on-campus events. Custodial
responsibility will remain with teachers K-12, parents, legal guardians and chaperones.
If you have additional questions about living in the U.S. as an international spouse or family member, email [email protected].
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