Spring International Language Center is a professional academic organization that provides English language training and cross-cultural education.  As an institution, we strive for excellence in an environment which treats faculty, staff and students with respect.


We endeavor to understand and appreciate the students' cultural differences and to enhance their ability to function effectively across cultures.  We believe in encouraging the language acquisition and personal progress of students in an atmosphere of support, openness, and understanding.

Our Mission

Spring International Language Center (SILC) at the University of Arkansas is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) and continues to uphold the highest standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation is recognized by the United States Department of Education. SILC is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.