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General Inquiries

English Language Academy (ELA) Office

Garland Hall, Room 138 Monday – Thursday 10am – 4pm / Friday 11am – 2pm

E-mail: (You may email us using your native language. The office will do our best to accommodate you.)
Phone: +1 (414) 229-5757 (We can only conduct phone calls in English. You can email us in your native language.)

We are happy you are interested in the English Language Academy!

Please email us if you have any questions. You can email us in your native language and we will do our best to accommodate you.


Masks are encouraged when visiting the office.

Social Media
Twitter: @UWMELA
Instagram: @uwm_ela

Director – English Language Academy

Brooke Haley 
Curtin Hall 678
Phone: +1 (414) 251-8879 

Assistant Academic Director – Intensive English Program

Lindsey Hill
Curtin Hall 674
Phone: +1 414-229-6660

English for Academic Purposes Coordinator

Brooke Haley
Curtin Hall 678
Phone: +1 414-251-8879


Mailing Address (regular mail)

University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
English Language Academy
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201

Street Address (FedEx, UPS, etc.)

University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Curtin Hall 672
3243 N. Downer Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Assistant Director – Student Services

Lynn Washatko Uhyrek
Curtin Hall, Room 680
Phone: +1 (414) 229-4404

Financial Specialist

Jody Forbeck
Curtin Hall, Room 684
Phone: +1 (414) 229-4268