FAQ Activities

Frequently Asked Questions – Activities

ELI students on boat at Panama City Beach, Florida

Panama City Beach, Florida
ELI students during a trip to New Orleans

New Orleans, Louisiana

The ELI offers the following activities. There are usually 6 activities each session.

  • Afternoon trips in Tuscaloosa and Birmingham,
  • Weekend trips
    • Chattanooga, Tennessee
    • Atlanta, Georgia
    • Panama City, Florida
    • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Afternoon activities
    • holiday parties
    • games
    • arts and crafts
    • hiking
    • picnics
  • Cultural and Language Exchange Program (CLEP) which provides students with conversation partners in a relaxed environment. Visit the ELI office, 101 B.B. Comer Hall if interested or click here to complete an application.
  • University sponsored events include volunteer activities, sports games, water parks, concerts, musical productions, educational activities, etc. You can find some of the university sponsored events on UA’s Events page.

Visit the ELI’s Activity page to see this session’s activities.

Most ELI activities are included in your tuition. However, some ticket, transportation, food, souvenirs, and accommodation fees are not covered in certain trips.

You can sign up for activities in the ELI office, 101 B.B. Comer Hall, Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:45 p.m.

Visit our activities page to see this session’s activities.

ELI students at the Georgia Aquarium

Georgia Aquarium, Atlanta, Georgia  (The largest aquarium in the world.)
US Space and Rocket Center, Huntsville, Alabama

U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Huntsville, Alabama
Lake Lurleen State Park, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Lake Lurleen State Park, Tuscaloosa, Alabama