ESL Institute/Department of Linguistics
O'Dowd Hall, Room 326
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester , MI 48309-4482
(map)
Phone: (248) 364-8803
Fax: (248) 370-3587
esl@oakland.edu

Important Dates and Deadlines

Winter I 2018         

8 weeks

Applications due for students needing an F-1 visaNovember 5, 2017
Applications due for all other studentsDecember 13, 2017
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionDecember 15, 2017
Orientation

January 2, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. in the Oakland Room, OC

Classes BeginJanuary 3, 2018, at 7:30 a.m.
Exams EndFebruary 17, 2018
  
Winter II 2018     
8 Weeks
Applications due for students needing an F-1 visaJanuary 3, 2018
Applications due for all other studentsFebruary 13, 2018
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionFebruary 9, 2018
Orientation

February 23, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. in the Gold Room C, OC

Classes BeginFebruary 26, 2018
Exams EndApril 25, 2018
  
Summer I 2018         
(8 Weeks)
Applications due for students needing an F-1 visaMarch 4, 2018
Applications due for all other studentsApril 8, 2018
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionApril 19, 2018
Orientation

May 3, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
TBD

Classes BeginMay 7, 2018, at 7:30 a.m.
Exams EndJune 27, 2018
Summer II 2018      
8 Weeks
Applications due for students needing an F-1 visaApril 29, 2018
Applications due for all other studentsJune 7, 2018
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionJune 12, 2018
OrientationTBD
Classes BeginJuly 2, 2018, at 7:30 a.m.
Exams EndAugust 22, 2018
Fall I 2018      
8 Weeks
Applications due for students needing an F-1 visa July 1, 2018
Applications due for all other studentsAugust 8, 2018
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionAugust 15, 2018
OrientationTBD
Classes BeginSeptember 5, 2018, at 7:30 a.m.
Exams End

 

  NOTE:  Registration will not be allowed until the ESL online placement test is completed.  Alternate testing is granted by special permission only through the ESL Institute.