Welcome to the Center for World Languages and Cultures (CWLC). We offer support to all language students at the University of Denver as well as services for the wider DU and Denver community. Our Center is dedicated to promoting intercultural learning, teaching and practice of the world's languages and cultures.

We offer tutoring services to give you guidance in mastering languages and completing language requirements for your degree. Whether or not you pursue further language learning beyond your first year, we aim to help you advance your cultural and linguistic skills and build interculturally competent communities.

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First-Year Experience

Undergraduate Language Requirement

DU requires language courses as part of the Common Curriculum. Our first-year experience helps undergraduate students to complete their language requirements and supports full- and part-time faculty who teach language courses.

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First-Year Students

First-year language learners gain academic experience through our excellent language and intercultural education.


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Graduate Students

Graduate students can contact our center regarding language proficiency testing for their degrees.


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Community Members

We offer noncredit, nontraditional language learning opportunities to the Denver metro community in the evening.


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