The Prestans student file helps your application stand out in a crowded field. Learn how to submit yours by reading the steps below. Please email Lancy at if you have any questions.

1.) Explore our various course offerings here. We recommend English Foundations, our flagship course which combines combines traditional ESL instruction with the discussion-based teaching style practiced in most American English courses. When you have decided which course is the best fit for you, email Lancy at She will pair you with a teacher, set up your schedule, and handle course payment.

2.) When your course is complete, you will decide if you would like to include your Prestans student file as supplementary application material. The file consists of a teacher recommendation and an assessment of your academic abilities, attitude, and effort.

3.) If you decide you would like to submit your file, Prestans will ask you to share your school list with us. We will then send your file to all the schools on your list. If you are interested in submitting your Prestans file for consideration in the 2018-2019 admission process, your final session must be complete on or by January 15, 2019. Some exceptions may be made for students applying to schools with rolling admissions.