Session Dates for 2018-19

Summer session, 2018 starts from May 9  till August 17. 

Fall session, 2018 August 22 – December 7
Spring session, 2019 January 23 – May 3
Summer session, 2019 May 8 – August 16


Students continuing from one session to the next, have vacation weeks between sessions—six weeks between Fall and Spring, one week 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.

Weekly Schedule

  1. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Grammar/Composition/Reading
  2. Monday through Thursday, 12:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Listening/Speaking
  3. 21 hours per week of classroom activities, use of technology, and cultural awareness in preparation for success at the university.
  4. Students on F1 visas must study all day.
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