Welcome to Intensive English at Arizona State University. Located in the sunniest state in the United States, Arizona State University (ASU) is the place for you if you would like to learn English quickly and well. At ASU's American English and Culture Program (AECP), you will have the opportunity to take up to 24 hours of intensive English classes per week as well as participate in the wide variety of social, cultural, and recreational activities such as trips, parties, sports, and arts and crafts. You will also enjoy the beautiful tree-lined campus with its many theaters, restaurants, libraries, sports facilities and modern computer labs, with free unlimited e-mail and internet use. There are also many opportunities to meet and make American friends including conversation club, conversation partners program, and open microphone night at our on-campus cafe. When applying to either an undergraduate or graduate degree program at ASU, the TOEFL requirement is waived for those students successfully completing the highest level of the AECP. I look forward to meeting you soon and welcoming you to the AECP!