A scheduled maintenance outage of the SEIE online registration system will occur between Monday, June 26, 2017 and Friday, June 30, 2017. The outage will begin at 12:00 a.m., PDT, Monday morning and will end at 11:59 p.m., PDT, Friday evening. SEIE highly encourages students to register for classes by this Friday, June 23, 2017, to avoid a registration delay.

This outage will not affect students who register by logging into their MySSU accounts.

We will continue to accept registrations in person, by phone or by fax during the outage; however, users will not have access to the SEIE online registration system until Saturday, July 1, 2017. We apologize for any inconvenience this scheduled outage may cause and thank you for your patience and understanding.

For more information, please call 707-664-2394 or email


SSALI In Your Language

Study Intensive English in California Wine Country

The Sonoma State American Language Institute (SSALI) offers students the opportunity to improve their English quickly in a supportive, family-like environment on the Sonoma State University campus located in beautiful northern California.

Why Choose SSALI?

  • Strong academic program and university skills preparation
  • University Pathway options
    • Conditional Admission
    • Enrollment in university classes for qualified students
    • TOEFL waiver for study at Sonoma State University and Santa Rosa Junior College
  • Professional, well-educated faculty
  • Conditional admission
  • TOEFL waiver option
  • Class sizes of 8-15 students
  • Diverse student population
  • Service learning and volunteering opportunities
  • Enrollment in university classes for qualified students
  • Organized social activities with Sonoma State University students
  • Safe, friendly environment

Hundreds of students join SSALI every year to achieve their dream of improving their English skills for academic, job-related, or conversational purposes. We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful Sonoma State University


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