Calendar and Fees

IEP serves persons who seek entry to EMU and other universities and colleges or who wish to improve English language skills for employment purposes. Up to three levels of instruction are offered.

Fall 2016

Testing and registration: August 29
Classes: August 31-December 15

Spring 2017

Testing and registration: January 9
Classes: January 11-April 27

Summer 2017

Testing and registration: April 25
Classes: May 1-June 23
 

Fall 2017

Testing and registration: August 28
Classes: August 30-December 13

Tuition and Other Expenses

International Students

     Tuition:  $7,150 per semester
     Dormitory: EMU Residence Halls
     Insurance:  EMU Health Insurance

Payment is due at registration.


Transportation from the Airport

Tuition covers the cost of one airport pickup. Additional airport pickups are at the student’s expense. Arrange flights to arrive at Dulles International Airport (Washington, D.C.), Washington Reagan National Airport, Charlottesville (Virginia) Regional Airport, or Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport (Weyers Cave, Virginia).

Costs for additional airport pickups are $150 for Dulles or Washington Reagan, $90 for Charlottesville and $25 for Shenandoah Valley.

Students needing to arrive earlier than dormitories are open should inform us so we may make special arrangements for accommodations.


Payments and Insurance

  • Bring funds in U.S. dollars in the form of cash, travelers checks, or certified bank checks (more information).
  • Show proof of medical insurance coverage or be prepared to purchase EMU’s student health insurance. Health insurance coverage is required for all international students.

Refund Policy

If, after registering, you decide to drop one or all of your courses, you must notify the IEP Office Coordinator within two weeks of the first day of class. If you do this, you will get a full refund.

If you notify the IEP Office Coordinator within three weeks of the first day of class, you will get a 75% refund. If you notify the IEP Office Coordinator within four weeks of the first day of class, you will get a 50% refund. If you notify the IEP Office Coordinator within five weeks of the first day of class, you will get a 25% refund.

After five weeks have passed since the first day of class, you will not receive a refund and the full tuition will be due.