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Oklahoma State University
School of Global Studies and Partnerships

A global studies school for a land-grant university.

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

 

2018-2019 Schedule

Term

Must Apply By

Must Arrive By*

Class Dates

Fall 2018 **

July 6, 2018

Aug. 13, 2018

Aug. 20 – Dec. 14

Mid-Fall 2018

Sept. 7, 2018

Oct. 15, 2018

Oct. 22 – Dec. 14

Spring 2019

Dec. 7, 2018

Jan. 7, 2019

Jan. 14 – May 10

Mid-Spring 2019 ***

Feb. 8, 2019

March 4, 2019

March 12– May 10

Summer 2019

May 3, 2019

June 3, 2019

June 10 – Aug. 2

 

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

** ELI’s Fall Break is October 15-19, 2018. There will be no ELI classes during this week.

*** OSU’s Spring Break is March 18-22, 2019. There will be no ELI classes during this week.

 

ANNUAL COSTS AT A GLANCE

2018-2019 Full-time Tuition and Fees

 

16-Week ESL Semester

(2 Sessions)

8-Week ESL Sessions

Pathway Program

Cost per semester
(Fall & Spring only)

Tuition

$4,000

$2,100

$12,269.25

ELI Fees *

$450

$225

N/A for Pathway  

University Fees

$156.60

$78.30

$1,108.60

Health Insurance **

$650

$325

$650 

Room & Board***

$2,980

$1,490  $2,980

Total ***

$5,256.60

$2,728.30

 $17,007.85

 

 

Optional Courses and Services

 

16-Week Semesters (2 Sessions)

8-Week Sessions

TOEFL Prep Course (5 Student Minimum)

$775

$425

Colvin Recreation Center

$119.69

$119.69


* 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/.