Session Dates

Please see the program dates below. If you have any questions regarding the program start date, orientation, or arrival, please email us at esl@uwm.edu or give us a call at 414-229-5757

 Fall 2018

  • September 4, 2018 – December 20, 2018
  • No classes – Thanksgiving Holiday: November 21 through 25
  • No classes – Winter Recess: December 23, 2018 through January 19, 2019
Start Date New Student Orientation Application Deadline
(If You Need An F-1 Visa)
Tuition Due
Semester Start September 4 August 29 * July 27 September 4
Midterm Start* October 29 October 24* September 21 October 29

*Only available for new students.

Note: We do have an October 1, 2018, start date available, but you would be joining a class already in progress. If you want more information about this option, please contact us via email at esl@uwm.edu with the subject “October 1 Start Date”.

Spring 2019

  • January 22, 2019 – May 17, 2019
  • No class – Spring Break: March 17, 2019 through March 24, 2019
START DATE NEW STUDENT Orientation APPLICATION DEADLINE
(IF YOU NEED AN F-1 VISA)
TUITION DUE
Semester Start January 22 January 17* December 7 January 22
Midterm Start* March 25 March 20* February 18 March 25

*  Only available for new students.

Summer 2019

  • June 3, 2019 – August 2, 2019
  • No classes on July 4
START DATE NEW STUDENT Orientation APPLICATION DEADLINE
(IF YOU NEED AN F-1 VISA)
TUITION DUE
Month 1
June 3 May 29* April 26 June 3
 
Month 2
July 8 July 2* May 31 July 8

*  Only available for new students.