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.

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

Spring 2017: January - May

January 16 MLK Day - University closed.
January 17 Placement testing for new students
January 23 First day of classes
February 21 Presidents' Day - No classes
March 27-31 Spring Break - no classes
May 3 Last day of classes
May 4 & 5 ELI ASSET test
May 8 TOEFL test
May 11 Final grades and test results

Summer 2017: June - August

June 12 Placement testing for new students
June 19 First day of classes
July 4 Independence Day - no classes
August 2 Last day of classes
August 3 & 4 ELI ASSET test
August 7 TOEFL test
August 10 Final grades and test results