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American Culture and Language Institute

Welcome to the American Culture and Language Institute (ACLI) on the Loudoun Campus. The Loudoun Campus ACLI offers a comprehensive Intensive English Program (IEP), with classes at our Signal Hill location in Sterling.

We also offer a full program of Core Skills ESL classes and many ESL Specialty Courses on our campus, at Signal Hill and Potomac Falls High School in Sterling, and at NOVA’s Reston Center. Our extensive offerings of Specialty Courses include classes on American culture and business, and courses to improve academic readiness and prepare for the TOEFL.

The Loudoun Campus ACLI can also customize ESL courses for your workplace needs. Contact our office to set up an appointment to discuss how we can assist you.

Helpful Videos for ACLI Students:

Activate your NOVA account Check your schedule online
How to check grades online Update records from non-credit to credit

Contact Information

For information about courses or registration, please email LO-ACLI@nvcc.edu or call 703-450-2597. Join our e-mail list!

To find out about teaching opportunities, please see Jobs at NOVA.

To obtain a student visa or I-20, contact the Office of International Student Services at 703-323-3423 or oiss@nvcc.edu.

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Hours of Operations

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 8:30AM - 7:00PM

American Culture and Language Institute
Northern Virginia Community College, Loudoun Campus
21335 Signal Hill Plaza (3rd floor)
Sterling, VA 20164
Parking at Signal Hill

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