The English Language Institute offers three EAP sessions each year according to The University of Akron academic calendar. The 15-week Fall semester begins in late August; the 15-week Spring semester begins in January; the 8-week Summer session begins in June.

Spring 2016: January - May

January 18 MLK Day - University closed.
January 19 Placement testing for new students
January 25 First day of classes
February 16 Presidents' Day - No classes
March 21-27 Spring Break - no classes
May 4 Last day of classes
May 5 & 6 ELI ASSET test
May 9 TOEFL test
May 12 Final grades and test results

Summer 2016: June - August

June 6 Placement testing for new students
June 13 First day of classes
July 4 Independence Day - no classes
July 27 Last day of classes
July 28 & 29 ELI ASSET test
August 1 TOEFL test
August 4 Final grades and test results

Fall 2016: August - December

August 22 Placement testing for new students
August 29 First day of classes
September 5 Labor Day - no classes
November 24 & 25 Thanksgiving break - no classes
November 30 Last day of classes
December 1 & 2 ELI ASSET test
December 5 TOEFL test
December 8 Final grades and test results