Greenville University

Greenville University (GU) is a private academic institution located in Illinois, USA. GU offers pathway programs for international students who wish to study in the US.

  • Average Tuition USD 15,000
  • Students 1,235
  • Total Annual Cost USD 27,000
  • Intakes August/October/January/March
  • Transfer Yes

School Description

Greenville University (GU) offers a one-year non-credit learning program in English, which is aimed at preparing international students for university-level education. The pathway program is focused on the use of English, though not a TOEFL preparation program, GU offers international pathway students the opportunity to enroll and take the TOEFL test, free of charge, during the program. 

With five major levels - beginning, low intermediate, intermediate, high intermediate, and advanced - equipping students with skills such as reading, writing, listening, and speaking are the major focus areas of the GU pathway programs. Students who complete the pathway program are admitted into the GU degree program of their choice. At GU, pathway students have unrestricted access to the facilities and services available on-campus including residence halls, library, academic and career counseling, student clubs, and fitness centers.

  • 01GU is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. of Colleges and Schools.
  • 02Free tutoring services are available to students five nights a week at GU.
  • 03GU has small class sizes which encourages a student-focused environment.

Pathway Programs

  • 315 E College Ave, Greenville, IL 62246, USA


    USD 17,248 Tuition Fee
    • Scholarships USD 10000

    The University Pathways English learning program at GU is a one-year non-credit intensive English learning program. Students are offered courses that focus on four basic components of language – reading, writing, listening and speaking - and offers cultural information to prepare international students for success in US universities. 


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    GU offers pathway students a variety of scholarship options upon graduation including the University Pathway Completion Scholarship, University Pathway Merit Scholarship, and a host of other scholarships designed for international students.

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    Established in 1892


    Greenville University is a Catholic institution that offers a transformative Christian-centered education.


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        315 E College Ave, Greenville, IL 62246, USA

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