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 2017         

(16 weeks)

Applications due for students needing an F-1 visaNovember 9, 2016
Applications due for all other studentsDecember 1, 2016
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionDecember 15, 2016
OrientationJanuary 3, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lake Michigan Room, OC
Classes BeginJanuary 4, 2017, at 7:30 a.m.
Exams EndApril 26, 2017
  

Summer I 2017      

(8 Weeks)

Applications due for students needing an F-1 visaMarch, 17, 2017
Applications due for all other studentsApril 14, 2017
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionApril 15, 2017
Orientation

May 4, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lake Michigan Room, OC

Classes BeginMay 8, 2017 at 7:30 a.m.
Exams EndJune 28, 2017
  

Summer II 2017         

(8 Weeks)

Applications due for students needing an F-1 visaMay 5, 2017
Applications due for all other studentsJune 15, 2017
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionJune 15, 2017
OrientationJune 30, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lake Michigan Room, OC
Classes BeginJuly 5, 2017 at 7:30 a.m.
Exams EndAugust 23, 2017

Fall I 2017         

(8 Weeks)

Applications due for students needing an F-1 visaJuly 14, 2017
Applications due for all other studentsAugust 18, 2017
ESL Online Placement Exam - Deadline for completionAugust 18, 2017
OrientationSeptember 5, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
TBD
Classes BeginSeptember 6, 2017 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.