Loyola University Chicago

English Language Learning Program

Loyola’s ESL program

Calendar/Current Course Schedule

2017-2018calendar

  • Students can enroll in a semester or a session

  • 1 session is one level of study

  • 1 semester is two sessions

2017- 18
Fall 2017 semester August 28- December 15 16 weeks
Fall A Session August 28 - October 20    8 weeks
Fall B Session October 23 - December 15    8 weeks
Spring 2018 semester January 16 - April 27 16 weeks
Spring A session January 16 - March 2    8 weeks
Spring B session March 12 - April 27    8 weeks
Summer 2018 semester May 21 - August 10 12 weeks
Summer A session May 21 - June 29 6 weeks
Summer B session July 2 - August 10 6 weeks

*Students may enroll in multiple semesters

**Students may enroll for one session, which is equal to one level of study

Deadlines for Applying:

 Students Requiring F-1 VisaTransfer Students/
Permanent Residents
Spring 2018
Semester
December 12, 2017
January 6, 2017
Spring A (8 weeks) December 12, 2017 January 6, 2017
Spring B (8 weeks) February 13, 2018 March 3, 2017
Summer 2018
Semester
April 17, 2018
May 12, 2017
Summer A (6 weeks) April 17, 2018 May 12, 2017
Summer B (6 weeks) May 15, 2018 June 23, 2017
Fall 2017
Semester
July 31, 2017
August 18, 2017
Fall A (8 weeks) July 31, 2017 July 21, 2017
Fall B (8 weeks) September 25, 2017 September 15, 2017

Important—Placement Test & Orientation Dates (must attend)

SessionImportant Dates

Fall Semester/Fall A Session

Placement Test:
August 22nd or 23rd @ 9am

Mandatory Orientation:
August 25th @ 9am

Fall B Session

Placement Test:
October 18th @ 9am 

Mandatory Orientation:
October 20th @ 9am