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IEP Textbook List

Intensive English Program textbooks Heading link

Reminder: Students are required to bring their own laptop and paper textbooks (not e-books) to every class.

The textbooks for the Intensive English Program are listed below. After you receive your course assignment, look for your course(s) and buy the textbooks listed for each course you are taking.

  • You must buy only new books.
  • You cannot use photocopied or used books.
  • If you buy a used textbook, the code in the books with an online component will not be valid.


Level 3 and Level 4 Reading/Writing courses require 2 textbooks. If you are in those classes, you must buy both textbooks.

Instructions on getting your textbooks Heading link

Please order your materials as soon as you know your course assignment(s) so you are prepared for the first day of class.

  • When you order, make sure you buy the correct edition of the book.
  • Some courses have an online resource, too.
  • Make sure you order a NEW book.
  • You may buy all of the textbooks from the UIC Bookstore.  At the top of the page in the Search bar, copy and paste the ISBN number for your book and click Enter.
  • If you buy your book somewhere else, use the ISBN number to find the correct book.

Intensive English required texts and materials Heading link

Questions about the text list?  Contact Dave Onufrock at