English Language Institute (ELI) - Tuition & Fees
|Intensive English Program (IEP) Day classes
Tuition Fall 2018 and Spring 2019
|Regular registration rates||Discounted rate for early registration†|
|One-time Fees||Application fee||$40||No discount on application fee for early registration|
|ELI Tuition and Fees††||5 classes* (Required for all F1 and J1 students)||$4,150**||$3,995**|
†Early registration ends on August 4, 2018 for the Fall semester and January 2, 2019 for the Spring semester.
††F1/J1 students automatically qualify for discounted rate their first semester. To qualify for early registration discount in the second semester, they must register before the deadline.
*In order to meet the SEVIS requirements for full-time study, F1 students are required to enroll in 5 classes.
**Price includes course workbooks and semester testing.
***4 classes is equal to 16 contact hours and therefore is considered part-time by SEVIS standards.
|CSU Fees and Cost for students studying at ELI with an F1 or J1 visa|
|These are in addition to ELI Tuition.|
|CSU application fee||$40 (One time fee)|
|Semester (Fall 2017)||Annual (Fall and Spring)|
|CSU student fee||$915||$1,800|
|Health Insurance Premium*||$850||$2,000|
|Housing Application Fee||$250||$250|
|Meal Plan** Required for all students living on campus.||$1,600||$3,200|
|Estimated Living Cost||$600||$1200|
|Estimated Total for Financial Guarantee||$22,460†|
*All F1 and J1 students must have insurance and will be automatically enrolled in the CSU domestic student health insurance plan (SHIP). There is an option for international students to enroll in PGH global which costs about $900 annually. Click here for instructions to enroll in the international student health plan. Students must pay this premium using a credit or debit card. Once enrolled, the domestic insurance will be removed from their student account.
** Prices for meal plan and housing vary based on the meal plan and housing arrangement chosen.
† This amount is subject to change. Prices for housing, insurance, meal plans and student fees for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 have not yet been finalized.
|Summer 2018 Student Cost|
|ELI Tuition* and Fees||Placement Test Fee||$15 (one time fee)|
|Regular Summer Session** (May-June OR July-Aug)||$800 a session|
|ESL for Business classes (Evening classes; May-June OR July-Aug)||$500 a session|
|Book Fee (one book for both sessions)||$50|
*Payment plan available
**Summer sessions meet Monday – Thursday from 9:am to 12:00 noon.
|Important Dates for F-1 students|
|Program||Application Deadline for F-1 Students||Orientation Dates for F-1 Students||Classes Begin||Classes End|
|2018 Fall Semester||June 1, 2018||Aug. 15, 16, 17, 2018||Aug. 17, 2018||Dec. 7 , 2018|
|2019 Spring Semester||Nov. 1, 2018||Jan. 16, 17, 18, 2019||Jan. 8, 2018||May 4, 2018|
|2018 Summer Term||March 1, 2018||No orientation for summer term||May 14, 2018||August 3, 2018|