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Program Calendar

The Intensive English Program is a 12 week program that occurs within the university semester.  Below are the important dates for the IEP. For Illinois Institute of Technology Academic Calendar, please visit http://web.iit.edu/registrar/academic-calendar.

1Application Deadline 2Arrival Date(s) 2New Student Orientation and Placement Exam
2Continuing Student Orientation Program Course Dates Break IEP Certificate Pickup
Fall 2018 July 20, 2018 August 11 or 12, 2018 August 13 to 17, 2018 August 15 to 17, 2018 August 20 to December 1, 2018 No IEP Classes October 8 to 12, 2018 + Thanksgiving Break November 19 to 24, 2018 December 5, 2018 - 10am to 3pm
Spring 2019 December 20, 2018 January 5 or 6, 2019 January 7 to 11, 2019 January 9, January 11, 2019 January 14 to May 11, 2019 No IEP Classes March 11 to 16, 2019 + Spring Break March 18 to 23, 2019 May 8, 2019 - 10am to 3pm
Summer 2019 April 20, 2018 May 19, 2019 May 20 to May 22, 2019 May 21 to May 22, 2019 May 20 to August 10, 2019 No break offered August 10, 2019 - 10am to 3pm

1English Language Services accepts applications year round for the Intensive English Program; however, there is an application deadline related to the timeframe of visa issuance.

2Arrival and orientation and placement exam dates are mandatory. You MUST plan your travel to arrive on time. If you arrive earlier, you will have to plan your own housing accomodations until housing is available. If you will be late, please inform us immediately; in most cases, we will ask you to defer coming until the next semester.

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Example Weekly Schedule

This is an example schedule. IEP classes may be scheduled Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. The schedule is based on the availability of university classrooms.

IEP Level 1 and Level 3

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00-11:15 Possible Time for Elective Course Reading and Writing Reading and Writing
11:25-12:40 Grammar Grammar
12:50-13:40 Break Break Break Break Break
13:50-15:05 Listening and Speaking Listening and Speaking Possible Time for Elective Course
15:15-16:30

IEP Level 2 and Level 4

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00-11:15 Possible Time for Elective Course Grammar Listening and Speaking Grammar Listening and Speaking
11:25-12:40
12:50-13:40 Break Break Break Break Break
13:50-15:05 Reading and Writing Reading and Writing Possible Time for Elective Course
15:15-16:30