IELP Session Dates and Costs

The IELP offers intensive English classes in 8-week sessions and 4-week session throughout the year. Costs and fees for our Summer sessions may vary from the Fall and Spring sessions.

8-Week Session Dates for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2022; Spring 2023

8-Week Sessions are offered 5 times per year in Fall, Spring, and Summer.

Session  Dates 
Spring A 2022 January 18 - March 11, 2021
Spring B 2022 March 21 - May 12, 2022
Summer 2022 May 23 - July 15, 2022
Fall A 2022 August 17 - October 13, 2022
Fall B 2022 October 14 - December 13, 2022
Spring A 2023 January 19 - March 10, 2023
Spring B 2023 March 20 - May 11, 2023

NOTE: Apply at least one month before the start of a new session. Arrive for each session at least one or two days before the start date. 

4-Week Session Dates for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2022

4-Week Sessions are offered 10 times per year in Fall, Spring, and Summer.

Session 4-Week 1 4-Week 2 
Spring A 2022 January 18 - February 17, 2022 February 11 - March 11, 2022
Spring B 2022 March 21 - April 20, 2022 April 13 - May 12, 2022
Summer 2022 May 23 - June 22, 2022 June 15 - July 15, 2022
Fall A 2022 August 17 - September 16, 2022 September 12 - October 13, 2022
Fall B 2022 October 14 - November 15, 2022 November 9 - December 13, 2022
Spring A 2023 January 19 - February 17, 2023 February 13 - March 10, 2023
Spring B 2023 March 20 - April 20, 2023 April 12 - May 11, 2023

NOTE: Apply at least one month before the start of a new session. Arrive for each session at least one or two days before the start date.


How much does the Intensive English Language Program cost?

Costs are subject to change at any time, without notice. The following costs are for Fall 2021 to Spring 2022 ONLY.

8-Week Session

IELP Program
Fee (Tuition)
IELP Student
Services Fee
Total IELP Application Fee (one-time)
$2295 $225 $2520 $130
University Comprehensive Service Fee * International Health & Emergency Assistance Insurance    
$356.25 $164.69 per month    

* University Comprehensive Service Fee covers most health center services, access to technology, bus service and parking facilities. In Summer Sessions, the fee is $49.

Other Fees - New students who arrive late will need to pay a late testing fee of $50. Students who transfer their I-20 to another program or school before beginning at least one IELP session at UAlbany will pay a $500 Transfer without Enrolling fee.

4-Week Session

IELP Program Fee (Tuition) Student Services Fee Total IELP Application Fee (one-time)
$1721 $168.75 $1889.75 $130
University Comprehensive Service Fee * International Health & Emergency Assistance Insurance    
$178.13 $164.69 per month    

* University Comprehensive Service Fee covers most health center services, access to technology, bus service and parking facilities. In Summer Sessions, the fee is $49.

Other Fees - New students who arrive late will need to pay a Late Testing fee of $50. Students who transfer their I-20 to another program or school before beginning at least one IELP session at UAlbany will pay a $500 Transfer-without-Enrolling Processing fee.


Possible Class Schedule*

A graphic showing a potential full-time class schedule. Classes meet from approximately 9 am to 3 pm each day except Friday when classes end at 12:35 pm

Hours
Elective Class: 4 hours/week
Reading/Writing: 8 hours/week
Listening/Speaking: 8 hours/week
*All class times are subject to change.

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