Session Dates for 2016-17
Students can start studying in any of the following sessions.
|Spring session 2, 2017||March 15 – May 5|
|Summer session 1, 2017||May 10 – June 30|
|Summer session 2, 2017||July 5 – August 25|
Session Dates for 2017-18
Starting in Fall 2017, ELI is changing to a 14-week session.
|Fall session, 2017||August 23 – December 8|
|Spring session, 2018||January 10 – April 27|
|Summer session, 2018||May 9 – August 17|
Students continuing from one session to the next have vacation weeks between sessions—five weeks between Fall and Spring, two weeks between Spring and Summer, and one week between Summer and Fall. There is also a long Thanksgiving weekend in November and one week Spring Break in March.
- Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Grammar/Composition/Reading
- Monday through Thursday, 12:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Listening/Speaking
- 21 hours per week of classroom activities, use of technology, and cultural awareness in preparation for success at the university.
- Students on F1 visas must study all day.