ESLI Online Application for Admission

English As A Second Language Institute
Jackson State University,
P.O. Box 17103
1330 J R Lynch Street
Jackson, MS 39217,
Telephone: 601-979-3793
Fax: 601-979-3388
E-Mail Address:

To apply for ESLI, please complete this form along with the Statement of Financial Guarantee form and the Financial Certification form for your application packet to be complete.



We will be using this email address for all communication pertaining to your ESLI application

After completing the application form completely and clicking on the submit button, please read the information below.

1.) To download a paper copy of the application form, please click here. Mail application and fees to:

Regular Address:
English as a Second Language Institute (ESLI)
Jackson State University
PO Box 17103
Jackson, MS 39217-0103

In case of express deliver, please mail your application packet to:

Express Address:
English as a Second Language Institute (ESLI)
JSU-Office of International Programs
1400 J R Lynch Street
Jackson, MS 39217

2.) If you desire that the I-20 form be mailed to you by express mail, please include $20.00 (US Dollars) with your application fee. Make sure that you indicate the express mail address to which you want the information mailed.

3.) Please enclose the following information in your application packet if you are mailing out your application.
Payment for $50.00 (U.S. currency) made payable to English as a Second Language Insititute (ESL) and drawn on a U.S. bank.
The application fee is not refundable nor transferable.
Financial Certificate and/or Statement of Financial Guarantee.
Bank Certificate of Availability of Funds (In English and U.S. Dollars)
Completed Immunization Form

4.) All information should be filled out completely. Each document should also be printed clearly and submitted in a timely manner. If you desire housing assistance, you must submit the Request for Housing information along with your application.