Fall Term

The 2019 Fall Term runs from August 26, 2019 to December 17, 2019.  There are two ESL Sessions during Fall Term, and students may register for one or both sessions. 

Fall 2019 Session Dates

Session 1: August 26-October 11, 2019 (Orientation August 22-23)
Session 2: October 14-December 17, 2019

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020

Students enrolled in the ESL Institute pay a per credit rate, plus university fees, immigration fees (if necessary), and health insurance. Students may also choose on-campus housing or meals, or self-arrange their own off-campus housing. ESL students typically take 8 credits per session. Costs are detailed in the table below.

To help estimate your total cost to attend the ESL Institute, a full-time student enrolled in Fall Term, Session 1 can expect to pay about $3,500 in tuition and fees.  Insurance, housing and meal costs are separate.

Students should also expect to pay about $150.00 to $200.00 in textbooks.

Costs  7 to 8-Week Session (8 credits)
Tuition $418 per credit
Mandatory Fees (includes student services, technology, registration, course, and campus recreation fees) $273
SEVIS Fee (only for students requiring a student visa) $350
Health Insurance Fee (monthly) Contact ESL Institute for fee
Housing/Meals (optional) $3,236 (single room)
$3,017 (double room)

 Additional housing and dining fees will apply during orientation, university vacations, and between sessions.  NOTE: Orientation is required for students who begin during Summer Session 1, Academic Year Session 1, or Academic Year Session 3.

For students choosing to live off-campus, proof of financial support must be provided with the application. Please contact esl@unh.edu for more information.

DISCLAIMER: The University reserves the right to adjust tuition and/or related expenses.  Any changes will be announced as far in advance as possible.