Loyola University Chicago

English Language Learning Program

Loyola’s ESL program

Calendar/Current Course Schedule

  • Students can enroll in a semester or a session
  • 1 session is one level of study
  • 1 semester is two sessions
2018/2019
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
Fall 2018 semester August 27 - December 15 16 weeks
Fall A session August 27 - October 20 8 weeks
Fall B session October 22 - December 15 8 weeks
Spring 2019 semester January 14 - May 5 16 weeks
Spring A session January 14 - March 2 8 weeks
Spring B session March 11 - May 5 8 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 Visa

Transfer 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 23, 2018 May 12, 2018
Summer A
(6 weeks)
April 23, 2018
May 12, 2018
Summer B
(6 weeks)
June 4, 2018
June 23, 2018
Fall 2018 Semester
July 30, 2018
August 18, 2018
Fall A
(8 weeks)
July 30,2018
August 18, 2018
Fall B
(8 weeks)
September 24, 2018
 October 13, 2018

Important—Placement Test & Orientation Dates (must attend)

Summer Semester/Summer A Session
Placement Test: Wednesday, May 16th at 9 a.m 
Mandatory Orientation: Friday, May 18th at 9 a.m
Summer B Session
Placement Test: Wednesday, June 27th at 9 a.m 
Mandatory Orientation: Friday, June 29th at 9 a.m
Fall Semester/Fall A Session
Placement Test: Wednesday, August 22d at 9 a.m 
Mandatory Orientation: Friday, August 24th at 9 a.m
 Fall B Session
Placement Test: Wednesday, October 17th at 9 a.m 
Mandatory Orientation: Friday, October 19th at 9 a.m