The ELP will resume in-person classes in our Intensive Program beginning with the Summer 2 session on June 24, 2021. Learn more here.

Dates & Prices

The Institute for Business Communication will not be running in Summer 2021. 

Please see our 3-week remote English for Leadership & Innovation (ELI) and English for Business Communication (EBC) programs for July and August 2021.

Program Dates

Session Dates Application Deadline
July & August 2021 We will not be running IBC in 2021.  

Program Tuition and Fees

Prices are valid through June 12, 2020; 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 Business Communication:

Type of Fee Fee Amount
Enrollment Fee $90
Tuition $2,652
University Fees $247
Medical Insurance* $109
Total** $3,098

*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.