Program Dates and Tuition Costs

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Program Dates 2017-18Length of ProgramTuitionHolidays (No Class)
July 31 - August 25, 20174 weeks$1400August 28 - Sept. 1, Vacation week
September 5 - 29, 20174 weeks$1400Sept. 4, Labor Day
October 2 - 27, 20174 weeks$1400Oct. 9, Indigenous People's Day
October 30 - December 15, 20177 weeks$2450Nov. 10, Veteran's Day and Nov. 23 - 24, Thanksgiving. Dec. 18 - 29, vacation weeks
January 2 - 26, 20184 weeks$1400Jan. 15, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 29 - February 23, 20184 weeks$1400Feb. 19, Presidents' Day 
February 26 - March 23, 20184 weeks$1400March 26 - 30, Vacation week
April 2 - 27, 20184 weeks$1400Apr. 16, Patriot's Day 
April 30 - May 25, 20184 weeks$1400
May 29 - June 22, 20184 weeks$1400May 28, Memorial Day, June 25 - 29, Vacation week
July 2 - 27, 20184 weeks$1400July 4, Independence Day
July 30 - August 24, 20184 weeks$1400August 27 - 31, Vacation week
September 4 - 28, 20184 weeks$1400Sept. 3, Labor Day
October 1 - 26, 20184 weeks$1400Oct. 8, Indigenous People's Day
October 29 - December 14, 20187 weeks$2450Nov. 12, Veteran's Day and Nov. 22 - 23, Thanksgiving. Dec. 17 - 28, vacation weeks
Course Fees
Tuition$1400 per month
Registration Fee$200 (non-refundable and due with application)
Materials Fee$150 (to be paid on the first day of class)
SEVIS Fee$200 (non-refundable and due with application) F-1 students must pay a SEVIS fee before going to the U.S. Embassy or Consulate for their visa interview.
Housing Search Fee (if needed)$125 (non-refundable and due with application) to cover placement and follow-up
*Housing Costs
(if needed)
$240 per week (with meals) or $165 per week (without meals)
Express Mail Fee (if needed)$ 75 (non-refundable and due with application)
Airport Transportation$ 60 each way to and from Bradley Airport (Hartford, Connecticut) $260 each way to and from Logan Airport (Boston, Massachusetts)
Health InsuranceHealth insurance is mandatory. Students may purchase insurance through ILI for $65 per month*. The premium will be added to your final invoice.
Fees may be waived if you have a policy that will cover you while in the U.S. You must bring a copy of your policy with you.
*ILI Student Insurance Information
Activities FeeOptional day trips, weekend and evening activities are offered for an additional fee.

A typical one month program costs: ~ $2,800 (includes initial fees, tuition, insurance and housing without meals)

Additional months (4 weeks), add: ~ $2,120 per month (includes tuition, housing without meals & insurance) Students are welcome to add partial months.

There is a minimum enrollment of 4 students per class for Beginner and A1 Elementary levels. 

Fewer than 4 students at the Beginner or A1 Elementary level receive 10 hours of semi-private tutorial as well as afternoon classroom and OpenBook instruction. 

The weekly cost for:

  • 3 students at this level is $375.
  • 2 students at this level is $475.
  • 1 student at this level is $575.