Application Deadlines

Completed applications should be received 3 months prior to the intended enrollment date to accommodate necessary processing time and the issuance of the required Form I-20. If you need help or have special circumstances please email this office at intladmin@unk.edu. Deadlines are posted to help insure that admission can be completed and immigration documents prepared for students to take to the U.S. Embassy/Consulate in the home country to apply for a student visa in a timely manner.

There are three sessions of the English Language Institute available throughout the year: Spring, Summer, and Fall.

Summer Session

Begins in May, ends in July. Follows the regular academic period at UNK.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2019
Arriving to Kearney: May 14, 2019
TOEFL Placement Exam and Information Meeting: May 17, 2019
Beginning of classes: May 20, 2019
End of semester: July 25, 2019

Fall Session

Begins in August, ends in December.

Application Deadline: May 15, 2019
Arriving to Kearney: August 16-18, 2019
Mandatory Orientation: Begins August 19, 2019
TOEFL Placement Exam and Information Meeting: August 23, 2019
Beginning of classes: August 26, 2019
End of semester: December 19, 2019

 Spring Session

Begins in January, ends in May.

Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
Arriving in Kearney: January 8, 2020
Mandatory Orientation: Begins January 9, 2020
TOEFL Placement Exam and Information Meeting: January 13, 2020
Beginning of classes: January 13, 2020
End of semester: May 7, 2020