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ELP Scholarship Opportunities

Virtual Open Houses

Come learn more about our program at an upcoming virtual open house! These sessions will give you an overview of our program courses and how they can help you improve your English. Those who attend are eligible to receive a waiver for the application fee ($70) when they apply to the program.
 

Session 1

June 23
4 - 5 p.m. (EST)
Register

Session 2

July 28
10 - 11 a.m. (EST)
Register

Session 3

September 29
9 - 10 a.m. (EST)
Register

Session 4

October 27
12 - 1 p.m. (EST)
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VCU English Language Program Courses

On-Campus Program Dates

Fall I 2021 Session

First Day of Class: August 24
Last Day of Class: December 21
Placement Test: August 17

Fall II 2021 Session

First Day of Class: October 18
Last Day of Class: December 21
Placement Test: October 12

Spring I 2021 Session

First Day of Class: January 18
Last Day of Class: May 13
Placement Test: January 11

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On-Campus Program Costs

Full-time Enrollment (22 credits): $4,950
Other Expenses (housing and health insurance): $5,200
Total Estimated Cost for full-time enrollment: $10,150

Other Fees
Application Fee: $70
Placement Test Fee: $100

Part-time Enrollment: $225 per credit

 

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Placement Test

You are required to take the English Language Placement Test if:
  • You want to study in the English Language Program.
  • You are admitted to VCU but need to satisfy the English language requirement.
The English Language Program placement test is very important because it determines a student's initial placement in the English Language Program.
 

Placement test information

 
 
 
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