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Important Dates for ESL Students

Fall Semester 2015 (August 24 - December 4, 2015)

(semester dates below are for Intensive English Semester (15-week) program;
please see General English Schedule for General English: 6-week program dates)

Sept. 2 & 3

Conversation Partner meetings, 3:30 p.m.

Sept. 7

Labor Day Holiday - University closed; no classes

Oct. 12-13

Fall Break - no classes

Nov. 11

Veteran's Day Holiday - no classes

Nov. 25

Thanksgiving Holiday - no classes

Nov. 26-27

Thanksgiving Holiday - University closed; no classes

Dec. 2-3

Final exams, presentations, portfolios, etc.

Dec. 3

End of Semester Luncheon, 12:45 - 2:30 p.m.

Dec. 4

Progress Test, 1:30 p.m.


Intensive English Program Schedule - Fall 2015

Schedules are similar from one semester or session to another; courses are divided into skill levels dependent on enrollment numbers in any given course. 

Fall semester 2015

General English Program Schedules - Fall 2015

Fall 2015

Spring Semester 2016 (January 19 - April 29, 2016)

Spring 2016 semester scheduling is subject to change.

Dec. 14

Deadline for spring semester 2016 application packets

Jan. 4

Deadline for F-1 transfer student applications

Jan. 12

On-campus registration ends

Jan. 13

Proficiency Testing (required)

Jan. 15

New Student Orientation (required)

Jan. 19

First day of spring 2016 semester classes

April 29

Last day of spring 2016 semester classes

Inclement Weather

ESL Institute class will be canceled if APSU is closed due to inclement weather or emergency. University closing information is available at the APSU web site,, and at (931) 221-7011.


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