Program Dates & Fees

The University of Dayton offers five seven-week terms each year for the Intensive English Program. There are two 7-week terms for each regular academic semester, allowing IEP students to easily transfer to an academic program when their English skills are at the appropriate level.

The Intensive English Program offers special programs in July for groups, by special arrangement only. For more information, please contact Karin Avila-John by email or at 937-229-3571.

2013-14 Calendar

Term Testing & Orientation begins
Beginning of term End of term
Fall A 2013 August 12 August 21 October 4
Fall B 2013 October 14 October 17 December 5
Spring A 2014 January 8 January 14* February 26
Spring B 2014 March 6 March 13 April 30
Summer A 2014 May 7 May 13 June 27
Summer Intersession 2014** July 15 July 15 August 1

*Although initially scheduled for January 13, the start date for Spring A 2014 term was changed due to inclement weather.

**The Intensive English Program offers special programs in July for groups, by special arrangement only.

2014-2015 Calendar

Term Testing & Orientation begins
Beginning of term End of term
Fall A 2014 August 18 August 25 October 9
Fall B 2014 October 20 October 27 December 12
Spring A 2015 January 7 January 13 February 27
Spring B 2015 March 5 March 11 April 28
Summer A 2015 May 7 May 14 June 30

Program Fees

The prices vary between the 7-week regular term and the 3-week Summer Intercession term. This information does not include additional living expenses. Prices are subject to change for upcoming terms.

2013-2014 Academic Year (August 2013 - July 2014)

Tuition (full-time): $2,875 per seven week term

Tuition (part-time): $137 per class hour in a seven-week term

University fee: $25 per term

Textbooks (estimated cost): $225 per term

Additional costs

  • Health insurance, varies by insurance company. All F-1 visa students must have health insurance coverage. If you do not have one from your home country, you must purchase it prior to your arrival to the U.S. Please view the health insurance page for more information.
  • University housing costs between $3,450-$5,100 per semester, depending on the placement. Each semester is approximately 16 weeks. See housing prices for 2013-14
  • University meal plans cost is approximately $2,300 per semester, depending on the meal plan selected. Each semester is approximately 16 weeks. Some University housing requires students to purchase a meal plan. See meal plan prices for 2013-14 >>
  • Off-campus housing varies by apartment.

2014-2015 Academic Year (August 2014 - July 2015)

Tuition (full-time): $2,982 per seven week term

Tuition (part time): $142 per credit/billing hour in a seven week term

University fee: $25

Additional Costs:

  • HEALTH INSURANCE - the cost of your health insurance varies by insurance company. All F-1 visa students must have health insurance coverage. If you do not have one from your home country, you must purchase it prior to your arrival to the U.S. Please view our health insurance information for more details.
  • UNIVERSITY HOUSING - your housing accommodations will cost between $3,550 and $5,100 per semester, depending where you are placed. See housing prices for 2014-15 for a complete description of housing prices. Off-campus housing varies by apartment complex.
  • MEAL PLAN - the cost of meal plans varies depending on the particular meal plan selected. The most commonly purchased University meal plan costs $2,370 per semester. Each semester lasts approximately 16 weeks. Some University housing requires students to purchase a meal plan. View the different meal plans offered to UD students >>
  • TEXTBOOKS - the costs of textbooks will vary, but your estimated total will likely be around $225.

Paying Your Program Fees

Students and their sponsors can make payments for the program through the University of Dayton Bursar’s office. Once a University account has been created for you, you may pay online. Additional payment methods are available.

Payments MUST be made during the first week of classes. Students may pay their tuition and fees at the Bursar's office, located in St. Mary's Hall.