INTERLINK International Institutes at Montana State University offers intensive English classes for all levels. You will improve your English with people from all over the world by joining our listening, speaking, reading and writing courses. For more detailed information, you can check the INTERLINK website.

The benefits of INTERLINK International Institutes at MSU:

  • "Conditional Admission" to MSU for undergraduate students: if you do not meet the English proficiency requirement but you are academically admissible to MSU, you can be conditionally admitted to MSU which means that you will learn English at INTERLINK before attending MSU. When you complete Level 5 at INTERLINK, you enter MSU directly, with no TOEFL or IELTS score.
  • Master's degree-level instructors who love to teach
  • Fun and challenging classes with an average size of 12 students
  • Participate in interesting MSU classes when you reach the most advanced level
  • Intercultural presentations with your international classmate

INTERLINK will assist you with:

  • Airport pick-up and New Student Orientation
  • Familiarizing you with campus and campus life

MSU offers you:

  • Bachelor's degree programs in over 120 fields of study, masters degrees in 50 and doctoral degrees in 27 fields.
  • Library, campus restaurants, and shops in the Student Union Building
  • Complete sports facilities including swimming pool, gym, soccer fields, tennis courts, weight room, fitness classes and more
  • Student Recreation Centers: bowling, billiards, video games, sports equipment rental, outdoor adventure trips, and classes in outdoor skills like rock climbing and boating
  • Computer labs with over 600 computers and free internet access
  • Campus events such as movies, concerts, athletic games, and the annual International Food Bazaar
  • Immigration advising

Looking for a safe, friendly and fun city to live and study in?

Bozeman is a lively, young city located in a beautiful valley surrounded by the Rocky Mountains, many rivers, clean air and starry skies. Our town is a safe and friendly place with an easy-going life style.

Students enjoy many outdoor activities like snowboarding, horseback riding, whitewater rafting, fly-fishing and biking. Visiting art galleries, museums, and many excellent restaurants is also popular.

Bozeman's sunny climate reflects its mountain valley location. Summers are pleasant, with warm days, cool nights and an abundance of sunshine. The dry weather makes both summer and winter an enjoyable experience.

Bozeman Area Population: 75,000

Nearby Attractions:

  • Yellowstone National Park, 150 km - Bozeman is the gateway to the park where natural features, outstanding scenery, and abundant wildlife await!
  • Bridger Bowl Ski Area, 25km
  • Big Sky and Moonlight Basin Ski Resorts, 73km

Free buses will take you anywhere in town, from campus to downtown and even to the nearby ski resorts.

Levels at INTERLINK Language Center:

Beginner Beginner 9 Weeks
Level 1 Low Intermediate 9 Weeks
Level 2 Intermediate 9 Weeks
Level 3 High Intermediate 9 Weeks
Level 4 Low Advanced 9 Weeks
Level 5 Advanced - last level for undergraduate admission 9 Weeks


INTERLINK Session Schedule

Session Dates
Spring 2020 Term 1 January 6 - March 6
Spring 2020 Term 2 March 9 - May 15 (With Spring Break)
Summer 2020 June 1 - July 31 (Online Only)
Fall 2020 Term 1 August 17 - October 16
Fall 2020 Term 2 October 19 - December 18
Spring 2021 Term 1 January 11 - March 12
Spring 2021 Term 2 March 22 - May 21
Summer 2021 June 1 - July 30
Fall 2021 Term 1 August 16 - October 15
Fall 2021 Term 2 October 18 - December 17

Tuition & Fees for 2019-2020

Full-time Tuition 9 weeks/20 hours of class per week

Health Insurance* $290
Student Service and Facilities Fee $405
INTERLINK Placement Test for students conditionally admitted to MSU $100
Application to INTERLINK for students applying to INTERLINK directly $100
Courier Delivery of I-20 (optional) $65
*Unless student already has own insurance and provides proof of coverage in English

Residence Life Fees

Housing Application and Deposit


Single room/21 meals per week*
3 meals per day, 7 days a week

Single room/15 meals per week*
3 meals per day, 5 days a week (excludes weekends)
Double room/21 meals per week*
2 persons per room; 3 meals per day, 7 days a week
* Prices may vary depending on room size and availability.


If you wish to apply for conditional admission as an undergraduate student at MSU, please contact the MSU International Admissions team at or go to our application instructions webpage

If you wish to apply to INTERLINK directly, please contact INTERLINK Language Center Enrollment Services at or fill out the online INTERLINK Application Form.

Office Hours & Location

330 Culbertson Hall
P.O. Box 170550
Bozeman, MT 59717-0550 USA
Phone: +1(406) 994-3807

9 am - 5 pm MST, Monday-Friday

Director: Valley Peters