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).

2021 Academic Calendar

Events Dates
Spring I Session 2021 (8 weeks) January 4 - February 25
Placement Testing and Orientation January 4
Classes Begin January 6
Spring II Session 2021 (8 weeks) February 26 - April 23
Placement Testing and Orientation February 26
Classes Begin March 1
Summer Session 2021 (8 weeks) June 1 - July 30
Placement Testing and Orientation June 1
Classes Begin June 2
Fall I Session 2021 (8 weeks) August 16 - October 6
Placement Testing and Orientation August 16
Classes Begin August 18
Fall II Session 2021 (8 weeks) October 8 - December 1
Placement Testing and Orientation October 8
Classes Begin October 11

2021 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.

2021 Estimated One-Time Fees*  
ELI Placement Test Registration Fee $25.00
Medical Requirements $300.00
2021 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.