WESLI (Wisconsin ESL Institute) has been accredited since 1983.

Commission on English Language Program Accreditation

WESLI has been accredited by CEA since 2005.


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WESLI is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation for the period December 2015 through December 2016 and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S. For further information about this accreditation, please contact CEA, 1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 630 Alexandria, VA 22314, (703) 665-3400,


WESLI is a member of EnglishUSA.

WESLI is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.