Calendar & Tuition Information


Program Calendar


Program Term Summer 2017Fall I 2017Fall II 2017Spring I 2018Spring II 2018Summer 2018Fall I 2018Fall II 2018Dates June 5 - August 4, 2017August 21 - October 20, 2017October 23 - December 21, 2017January 11 - March 16, 2018March 26 - May 25, 2018June 4 - August 3, 2018August 20 - October 18, 2018October 22 - December 21, 2018



Tuition Costs and Estimated Expenses


Costs: Application Fee: Tuition: Student Services Fee:   Health Insurance:   Estimated Costs: Books and Supplies: Living Expenses: OR OR  $125 $3,000 $280   $280     $300 $1,250+ $1125 $1050  A one-time, non-refundable fee Per term; includes classroom instruction and some materials Per term; includes student ID card, access to the Student Health Center, Mullins Library, HPER recreational areas, campus activities and programs  Approximate cost per term.  Proof of insurance is required for all F-1, F-2, J-1, and J-2 students or SILC insurance must be purchased.    Approximate cost per 9-week term. Residence Hall Room:  Approximate cost per 9-week term, excluding     required meal plan. (Two-term commitment required)Homestay:  Approximate cost per 9-week term, divided into monthly payments of approximately $500/month.  (2 meals included per day)SILC Apartment:  Approximate cost per 9-week term.  No meals.(Price excludes required $200 security deposit)



Additional Services:


FREE Housing Placement Service

FREE Airport Pickup for Individual Students

FREE College Placement Counseling

FREE E-mail and Internet Access



Also, please remember to visit the SEVIS I-901 Fee page for special details.


All fees are subject to change without notice.



Payment Information


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Spring International Language Center (SILC) at the University of Arkansas is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) and continues to uphold the highest standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation is recognized by the United States Department of Education. SILC is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.