ELI tuition includes instruction, orientation, testing, ELI laboratory use, and select cultural activities and trips.
Interested individuals should submit a completed ELI application, an application fee, and a financial guarantee. The financial affidavit must be verified from a banking official that the applicant has sufficient funds for the first year of study. Once the aforementioned documents and fee have been received and you are found admissible, immigration documents will be issued. The application fee is $125.
|Term||Must Apply By||Must Arrive By*||Class Dates|
|Fall 2017**||July 7, 2017||August 14, 2017||August 21 – December 15|
|Mid-Fall 2017||September 8, 2017||October 16, 2017||October 23 – December 15|
|Spring 2018||December 8, 2017||January 9, 2018||January 16 – May 11|
|Mid-Spring 2018***||February 9, 2018||March 6, 2018||March 13 – May 11|
|Summer 2018||May 4, 2018||June 4, 2018||June 11 – August 3|
*Students must arrive one week before classes begin to complete enrollment, placement, and orientation.
**ELI’s Fall Break is October 16-20, 2017. There will be no ELI classes during this week
***OSU’s Spring Break is March 19-23, 2018. There will be no classes during this week
|16-Week Semester (2 Sessions)||8-Week Sessions|
|University & Fees||$156.60||$78.30|
Optional Courses and Services***
|16-Week Semesters (2 Sessions)||8-Week Sessions|
|TOEFL Preparation Course||$775||$425|
|Accent Reduction Course||$775||$425|
|Colvin Recreation Center||$100||$100|
*A portion of the Material and Fees goes toward cultural activities, food, and events
**Health insurance is mandatory EXCEPT for some government-sponsored students. Insurance premiums are subject to change and the listed costs are only an estimate.
***Minimum number of students required = 5