Dates & Prices

Program Dates

Session Dates Application Deadline
January 2018 Tuesday, January 16 - Friday, February 9, 2018* December 8, 2017
February 2018 Monday, February 12 - Friday, March 9, 2018 January 5, 2018
July 2018** Monday, July 2 - Friday, July 27, 2018* May 25, 2018
August 2018** Wednesday, August 1 - Monday, August 27, 2018 June 22, 2018

*No classes will be held on official holidays observed by the University, including Monday, January 15, 2018 (Martin Luther King Jr Day) and Wednesday, July 4, 2018 (Independence Day).
**IAS will be available at the pre-intermediate level beginning July 2018.

Program Tuition and Fees

Prices are valid through June 15, 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.

Institute for Academic Studies:

Type of Fee Fee Amount
Enrollment Fee $90
Tuition $2,652
University Fees $234
Medical Insurance $107
Total $3,083

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.