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Session Dates and Costs

8-Week Session Dates for 2019-2020

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

Session  Dates 
Summer 2019
May 28 – July 23, 2019
 Fall A 2019 August 21 – October 17, 2019 
Fall B 2019 October 18 – December 17, 2019
Spring A 2020 January 21 – March 13, 2020
Spring B 2010
March 23 – May 15, 2020
Summer 2020 May 26 – July 21, 2020

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 2019-2020

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

Session 4-Week 1 4-Week 2 
Summer 2019
May 28 – June 25, 2019 June 25 – July 23, 2019
Fall A 2019 August 21 – September 18, 2019 September 18 – October 17, 2019
Fall B 2019
October 18 – November 15, 2019
November 15 – December 17, 2020
Spring A 2020 January 21 – February 17, 2020
February 17 – March 13, 2020
Spring B 2020 March 23 – April 17, 2020
April 17 – May 15, 2020
 Summer 2020 May 26 – June 22, 2020  June 22 – July 21, 2020 

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.

8-Week Session

IELP Program Fee (Tuition) IELP Service Fee Total IELP Application Fee (one-time)
$2,200 $200 $2,400 $130
University Comprehensive Service Fee * International Health & Emergency Assistance Insurance

$348.25 $124.69 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 session at UAlbany will pay a $500 Transfer without Enrolling fee.

4-Week Session

IELP Program Fee (Tuition) IELP Service Fee Total IELP Application Fee (one-time)
$1,650 $150 $1,800 $130
University Comprehensive Service Fee * International Health & Emergency Assistance Insurance

$174.12 $124.69 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 session at UAlbany will pay a $500 Transfer-without-Enrolling Processing fee.