Dates and Costs

English Language Institute (ELI) classes meet five days per week for three semesters (five sessions) per year. Fall and spring semesters are sixteen weeks each, beginning in January and August. The summer semester is eight weeks, beginning in June. Students may also begin studying at the ELI at the beginning of any eight-week session (March or October).

2020 Academic Calendar

2020 Academic Calendar
Events Dates
Spring I Session 2020 (8 weeks) January 3 - February 27
Placement Testing and Orientation January 3
Classes Begin January 6
Spring II Session 2020 (8 weeks) February 28 - April 29
Placement Testing and Orientation February 28
Classes Begin March 2
Summer Session 2020 (8 weeks) May 28 - July 24
Placement Testing and Orientation May 28
Classes Begin June 1
Fall I Session 2020 (8 weeks) August 17 - October 7
Placement Testing and Orientation August 17
Classes Begin August 18
Fall II Session 2020 (8 weeks) October 9 - December 4
Placement Testing and Orientation October 9
Classes Begin October 12

2020 Tuition and Fees

Tuition & fees cover instructional hours, recreational center fees, and a full range of student services. Students may enroll in classes at the beginning of any session.

2020 One-Time Fees
2020 Estimated One-Time Fees*  
ELI Placement Test Registration Fee $25.00
Medical Requirements $300.00
2020 Part-Time Tuition
2020 Part-Time Tuition* for Non F-1 ELI Students Fall/Spring/Summer (8 weeks)
1 Course $700.00
2 Courses $1,275.00
3 Courses $1,850.00
4 Courses $2,425.00

Sponsored students are assessed an additional $100 fee per eight-week session.

*Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice. Tuition rates listed above are for noncredit ELI students.