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Oklahoma State University
School of Global Studies and Partnerships

Educating a New Generation of Global Leaders

Costs & Dates

ELI tuition includes instruction, orientation, testing, ELI laboratory use, and select cultural activities and trips.

Interested individuals should submit a completed ELI application, an application fee, and a financial guarantee. The financial affidavit must be verified, showing that the applicant has sufficient funds for the first year of study. Once the aforementioned documents and fee have been received and you are found admissible, immigration documents will be issued. The application fee is $125.  

START AND ENROLLMENT DATES

 

2019-2020 Schedule

Term

Must Apply By

Must Arrive By*

Class Dates

Fall 2019 **

July 12, 2019

Aug. 12, 2019

Aug. 19 – Dec. 13

Mid-Fall 2019

Sept. 14, 2019

Oct. 14, 2019

Oct. 21 – Dec. 13

Spring 2020

Dec. 6, 2019

Jan. 6, 2020

Jan. 13 – May 8

Mid-Spring 2020 ***

Feb. 3, 2020

March 2, 2020

March 9– May 8

Summer 2020

May 1, 2020

June 1, 2020

June 8 – July 31

 

* Students must arrive one week before classes begin to complete enrollment, placement, and orientation.

** ELI’s Fall Break is October 14-18, 2019. There will be no ELI classes during this week.

*** OSU’s Spring Break is March 16-20, 2020. There will be no ELI classes during this week.

 

ANNUAL COSTS AT A GLANCE

2019-2020 Full-time Tuition and Fees

 

16-Week ESL Semester

(2 Sessions)

8-Week ESL Sessions

Pathway Program

Cost per semester
(Fall & Spring only)

Tuition

$4,200

$2,200

$12,269.25

ELI Fees *

$530

$265

N/A for Pathway  

University Fees

$156.60

$78.30

$1,108.60

Health Insurance **

$650

$325

$650 

Housing & Meal Plan***

$2,980

$1,490  $2,980

Total ***

$8,516.60

$4,358.30

 $17,007.85

 

 

Optional Courses and Services

 

16-Week Semesters (2 Sessions)

8-Week Sessions

TOEFL or IELTS Prep Course (5 Student Minimum)

$775

$425

Colvin Recreation Center

$110

$110


* ELI Fees go toward materials, cultural activities, food, and events.

** Health insurance is mandatory EXCEPT for some government-sponsored students. Insurance premiums are subject to change and the listed costs are only an estimate.

*** English Language Institute students under the age of 21 are required to live on campus. These are estimated costs and are subject to change. For more information on housing costs, rules, and exceptions, visit https://reslife.okstate.edu/.