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  1. Apply Online
    Apply: After you have selected which course you want to study, you must register. To do so, click the “Register Now” button at the bottom of this window and fill out the online application form. Online registration is required for all courses offered in our program. During the online registration step, please make sure that you provide us with your most up-to-date information. This information will be used for the certificates upon completion of your program, and any missing information may cause delays or miscommunication.
    NOTE: Our registration form works best in either Chrome or FireFox. Please do not use Internet Explorer to complete your registration.
  2. Pay Tuition
    Please note that you are not registered until you have made the payment for the course. You can pay your tuition online or at our accounting office at 4401 Village Drive. The accounting office is open Monday-Friday, 9 am to 6 pm.
  3. Schedule a Placement Test
    Please allow about 45 minutes for the placement test. The test will be held at our campus, 4401 Village Drive, The schedule for the placement test for Spring I is the following:

    Placement Test, Room 210 Thursday, March 8, 6:30-8:30 pm
    Placement Test, Room 210 Wednesday, March 14, 6:30-8:30 pm

If you are unable to take the placement test at either of these times, please email sls@viu.edu or contact the Associate Director of the Non-Intensive ESL Program, Claire Gimble, at 703-591-7042 ext. 324.

NOTE: No placement test is required for museum trips or special weekend courses for au pairs.

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