Academic Calendar

The Intensive English course calendar closely follows the Virginia Tech semester calendar, with two terms each semester.

Sessions are eight or nine weeks long during the academic year from September through May. The two summer sessions from June through August are each six weeks long.

2017-18 Term Calendar
Term Start End Weeks
Fall I Aug. 28, 2017 Oct. 20, 2017 8
Fall II Oct. 23, 2017 Dec. 22, 2017 8
Spring I Jan. 8, 2018 March 2, 2018 8
Spring II March 12, 2018 May 11, 2018 9
Summer I May 21, 2018 June 29, 2018 6
Summer II July 2, 2018 Aug. 10, 2018 6
Class holidays: Labor Day, Thanksgiving break, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Spring break, Memorial Day, Independence Day.
TENTATIVE 2018-19 Term Calendar
Term Start End Weeks
Fall I Aug. 20, 2018 Oct. 12, 2018 8
Fall II Oct. 15, 2018 Dec. 14, 2018 8
Spring I Jan. 14, 2019 March 8, 2019 8
Spring II March 18, 2019 May 17, 2019 9
Summer I May 28, 2019 July 5, 2019 6
Summer II July 8, 2019 Aug. 16, 2019 6
* Dates are subject to change.