English Language Institute

Academic Calendar

Current semester: Fall Term 2018 (University Term: 2191)

Intensive English Program

  • September 4 - December 6, 2018
  • Application deadline is August 30, 2018 (for students who do not need an F-1 visa or for students interested in part-time study).
  • Dates for social and cultural activities in the ELI can be found on the Activities and Events Calendar

For deadlines and dates for other courses and programs, please visit that program's page.

 

Important Events and Holidays:

  • September 7: first day of ELI classes
  • September 17:  Last day to withdraw from an ELI class and get a refund
  • October 15-17:  Fall Break
  • November 21-23: Thanksgiving holiday
  • November 30, December 3-4:  ELI Final Exams
  • December 6:  Last day of classes and ELI CLlosing Ceremony

 

Dates for Future Terms in the Intensive English Program

 
  Fall
2018
Spring
2019
Summer
2019

Duration of term

September 4 - December 6  January 8 - April 11 May 7 -
August 1

Application deadline for students needing an F-1 visa

(Applications are accepted until the date listed or until enrollment is full. Applications may be accepted after the deadline if space is available; however, submitting an application after the deadline may not allow enough time to obtain a visa in the applicant's country.)
 July 31 November 30, 2018 March 31

Application deadline for part-time or non-F-1 visa students

(Applications are accepted until the date listed or until enrollment is full.)
September 1

January 4

May 3

Placement test

Registration

Orientation

Classes begin

September 4

September 5

September 5-6

September 7

January 8

January 9

January 9-10

January 11

May 7

May 8

 May 8-9

 May 10

Holidays

September 3: Labor Day

October 15-16: Fall Break

Thanksgiving: Nov. 21-23

January 21: Martin Luther King Day

March 10-17: Spring Break 

May 27-28: Memorial Day
(Classes meet Wed., May 29)

July 4-5: Independence Day (Classes meet Wed., July 3)

Final Exams Nov. 30, Dec. 3-4

April 5, 8, 9

July 26, 29, 30
Last Day of Classes and Closing Ceremony December 6 April 11 August 1