Dates & Prices

Program Dates

Session Dates Application Deadline
Fall 1, 2017 August 30 - October 20, 2017 July 28, 2017*
Fall 2, 2017 October 25 - December 15, 2017 September 29, 2017*
Spring 1, 2018 January 3 - February 23, 2018 December 1, 2017*
Spring 2, 2018 February 28 - April 20, 2018 January 19, 2018
Summer 1, 2018 April 25 - June 15, 2018 March 16, 2018
Summer 2, 2018 June 27 - August 17, 2018 May 11, 2018
Fall 1, 2018 August 29 - October 19, 2018 July 13, 2018
Fall 2, 2018 October 24 - December 14, 2018 September 14, 2018

*Extended deadline
No classes will be held on official holidays observed by the University. 

Program Tuition and Fees

Prices are valid through Summer 1, 2018; however, tuition and fees are subject to the approval of the Board of Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania and may change without notice.

University Connection Program (20 academic hours/week):

Type of Fee One Session
(2 months) 
Multi-Session Discount
Rate Per Session**
Enrollment Fee  $90 $90
Tuition $4,540 $4,171
University Fees $512 $512
Medical Insurance*** $214 $214
Total**** $5,356 $4,987

University Connection Plus Program (20 academic hours/week):

Type of Fee One Session
(2 months) 
Multi-Session Discount
Rate Per Session**
Enrollment Fee  $90 $90
Tuition $5,059 $4,690
University Fees $512 $512
Medical Insurance*** $214 $214
Total**** $5,875 $5,506

**Multi-Session Discount: The Multi-Session Discount applies to tuition and fees when a student enrolls and pays for two or more consecutive sessions at the same time, within a tuition year.  If a student pays for only one session, then later re-enrolls for a second session, the additional session will be charged at the full rate. Summer 1 and Summer 2 cannot be combined, as prices change beginning with the Summer 2 session.

***Medical Insurance: All full-time student visa holders (F-1 or J-1) must purchase medical insurance through the ELP. Full-time students not on an F-1 or J-1 visa must provide proof of health insurance coverage.

****Total: The non-refundable deposit of $310 and the $90 enrollment fee, paid at the time of application, will be applied toward the student’s bill.

Refund Policy

Read the Refund Policy here.