Dates & Costs

We offer a variety of programs to fit your budget, goals and schedule. Explore what your tuition covers, program costs and dates.

Tuition

Your tuition covers all of the following services and amenities:

  • Placement testing
  • UT libraries
  • UT computer labs and email
  • UT application information
  • University ID
  • Immigration advising
  • Weekly activity newsletter
  • Discounts on test preparation classes
  • Orientation program
  • Social activities and trips
  • PALS conversation partner program
  • Institutional TOEFL Examination (for students in good standing)
  • Learner Management System (LMS) for classes

Learn more about specific dates and costs below.

Academic Year Weeks Dates AEP/ELP Intensive ELP each course Elective Courses
Fall 2019 15 August 23 - December 10 (holidays September 2 and November 27-29) $4995 $1250/*$1105 $585/*$500/**$400

*Discounted tuition for UT affiliates (up to 3 classes)

**Discounted tuition for AEP/ELP intensive students

Academic Year Weeks Dates AEP/ELP Intensive ELP each course Elective Courses
Spring 2020 15 January 17 - May 11 (holidays March 16-20) $4995 $1250/*$1105 $585/*$500/**$400

*Discounted tuition for UT affiliates (up to 3 classes)

**Discounted tuition for AEP/ELP intensive students

Summer Session Weeks Dates AEP/ELP Intensive ELP each course Elective Courses
Summer I 2020 10 May 29 - August 10 $3350 $840/*$745 $585/*$500/**$400
Summer II 2020+(AEP only) 5 July 2 - August 10 $1800 N/A N/A

*Discounted tuition for UT affiliates (up to 3 classes)

**Discounted tuition for AEP/ELP intensive students

+5-week session for AEP only; this is an intensive session designed for graduate and undergraduate students admitted to a degree program at UT or another US university for the upcoming fall semester. Classes in Listening/Speaking and Reading/Writing meet Monday - Friday, 1:00 - 2:45 and 3 - 4:45.

 

Other considerations

In addition to your tuition costs, you should plan for additional expenses including insurance, lodging, books and supplies. The following is an estimated breakdown of typical expenses based on program length.

Weeks of Program Tuition Health Insurance* Room and Board Books and Supplies Total
15 weeks $4995 $1158 $5340 $300 $11,793
10 weeks $3350 $702 $3560 $300 $7912
5 weeks $1800 $465 $1780 $150 $4195

    All sponsored students (WAMS, Bolashak, Turkish Ministry, SACM, Embassy of Kuwait, ADNOC, SABIC, KAUST, CBIE, etc) are subject to required University fees ($800), which include health center access and the additional services. Note that all full-time students sponsored by SACM must take at least one elective course, to meet SACM's course load requirements of 20 hours per week. Learn more about sponsored student services.

    *Health insurance through The University of Texas is required of all students on F-1/F-2 or J-1/J-2 visas, unless they provide proof of a private policy which meets or exceeds university requirements. See our current waiver form for requirements.

    Refund policy

    A full refund is available only prior to first day of class. All refunds after classes have begun are pro-rated. Details will be provided during registration. SEVIS fees, express mail charges, and tuition deposits are non-refundable and are applicable only to the first semester applied for.

    Policy on late students

    The last day to late register is the Wednesday of registration week. After that Wednesday, new students will be allowed to enroll only as space permits. If our classes are full, we will facilitate transfers to other intensive English programs.