World-class English language learning

Study English at PELA - where students from around the world
learn English in unique and effective English language programs

Take a Virtual Tour of PELA!

Click and drag to look around.
Click on the circles to move around the space.
Click + and - to zoom in and out.

Why PELA?

PELA has more programs and classes to fit everyone’s needs

Why Portland, Oregon?

Portland Activities & Events!

Discover Portland's natural beauty, museums, restaurants, shopping and festivals!

Learn More

Portland Life!

Learn why many people think Portland is one of the best cities in the U.S.!

Learn More

Are you ready to join?

Do you have questions?

Students love PELA!

- François, France
- François, France
In my classes I learned how to get into university. My teacher gave me advice about how to take the TOEFL. My classes really improved my speaking and listening
Eva, Taiwan
Eva, Taiwan
My HOMESTAY PARENTS treated me as if I was their own daughter. We went camping near Mt. Hood–they even asked me if I wanted to take a friend on the trip with us. My host family is the kindest and the most hospitable couple!
- Anya, Russia
- Anya, Russia
I wouldn’t have passed the test without this TOEFL class, that’s for sure! The way they teach the TOEFL was a very good exercise for the brain and is helping me with my classes at university. It was very helpful!
Johanna, Colombia
Johanna, Colombia
My TEACHERS are easy going people. They are always trying to help you and trying to understand your ideas.

Are you ready to join?

Do you have questions?

FREE English Lesson!

Get a FREE English Lesson!

Get a FREE English Lesson!