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The English Language Institute works exclusively with certified agents to adhere to industry standards and to ensure that prospective students get the most accurate, up-to-date advice and application assistance available.

Become an Agent

If your student recruitment agency is interested in partnering with The English Language Institute, and your agency has one of the accreditations listed below, please contact our Outreach Team here.

If you are not a certified agency but would like to refer a student, please contact our Outreach Team here.

If you are an international student recruitment agency with an urgent question about certification, you can also contact our agent Professor Josandro F. Goodman-Luiz to for additional guidance. 


Current Agents

Josandro F. Goodman Luiz
Professor Josandro F. Goodman-Luiz is an American-Brazilian and speaks English, Portuguese, and Spanish. He served in the U.S. Army and Utah Army National Guard in a Military Intelligence Battalion (linguist). He teaches U.S. Civics and Medical English to international students. As an agent/representative for the English Language Institute and Utah Global at the University of Utah, he promotes U.S. education to students in Brazil by offering accurate, comprehensive, and current information about opportunities to study in the United States. He also provides services to schools and universities in the northeast area of Brazil to help institutional leaders meet their internationalization goals. Professor Goodman holds a bachelor's degree with an emphasis in Legal Studies; a master's degree in International Law; and a post-graduate certificate in marketing from the University of Utah.

Contact Information

+ 1 801-310-5022 (United States)
+ 55 83 98888-8682 (Brazil)

OvECS Ltd (Overseas Educational Consulting & Services) is a professional consulting firm that has been in operation since 1994. We provide the latest information concerning U.S. academic institutions to prospective international students and interns. We also provide “homestay accommodation” for international students who want to live with American families. We have nationwide operations from New York to California and are partnered with several reputable schools in Japan. Over the years, OvECS Ltd has provided homestay for thousands of international students. It is our goal to match you with a warm and caring host family that will help you navigate life in the United States. We hope you will enjoy a lasting experience and true cultural exchange while participating the program.

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Last Updated: 11/17/22