English Language Institute

Academic Calendar

Current semester: Spring Term 2020 (University Term: 2204)

Intensive English Program

  • January 10 - April 9, 2020
  • Application deadline is January 3, 2020 (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:

  • January 10: first day of ELI classes 
  • January 20: MLK Holiday (University closed - no ELI classes)
  • January 22: Last day to withdraw from an ELI class and get a refund
  • March, 9, 10, 12, 13:  Spring Break (University closed - no ELI classes)
  • April 3, 6, 7: ELI Final Exams
  • April 9:  Last day of classes and ELI Closing Ceremony

Dates for Future Terms in the Intensive English Program

 
 

Spring
2020

Summer
2020

  Fall
2020

Duration of term

January 7 - April 9 May 5 - July 30

September 1 - December 3

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.)
November 30, 2019  March 31 July 20

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

(Applications are accepted until the date listed or until enrollment is full.)
January 3 May 1 August 28

Placement test

Registration

Orientation

Classes begin

January 7

January 8

January 8-9

January 10

May 5

May 6

May 6-7

May 8 

 

 

Sept. 1

Sept. 2

Sept. 2 - 3

Sept. 4

 

Holidays (no ELI classes)

January 20: Martin Luther King Day

March 8-15: Spring Break

 

 

May 25:
Memorial Day

July 3:
Independence Day

 

Sept. 7:
Labor Day

Oct. 12:
Fall Break

Nov. 22 - 29:
Thanksgiving Break

Final Exams April 3, 6, 7 July 24, 27, 28 November 20, 30
December 1
Last Day of Classes and Closing Ceremony April 9 July 30 December 3

 

Tentative Intensive English Program Dates for Academic Year 2020-2021
Dates below are subject to change.

  • Spring 2021: January 12 - April 15, 2021
  • Summer 2021: May 11 - August 5, 2021