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.
Testing and registration: August 20-21
Classes: August 25-December 10
Testing and registration: January 5-6
Classes: January 7-April 22
Session I: April 27-May 15
Session II: May 19-22 and May 26-29
Session III: June 1-24
Testing and registration: August 28
Classes: September 1-December 16
Tuition and Other Expenses
Tuition: $7,100 per semester
Dormitory: $4,930 per semester
Insurance: $1,348 per school year
Payment is due at registration.
Transportation from the Airport
Tuition covers the cost of one airport pickup (as well as textbooks and activity fees). 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.
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.