Intensive English Program

The University of Mississippi – Office of Global Engagement

Fall Schedule 2018

Fall Semester, First Fall Session (4 Week), & Second Fall Session (8 Week)

The IEP follows the regular UM Academic Calendar for classes, but additional information regarding arrival, departure, orientation, and events are detailed in the calendar below.


Date Day Event
July 1 Sunday Priority Application Deadline (applications accepted any time, but this date ensures enough time for incoming students to apply for entry visas)
August 12 Sunday Arrival Date for Fall Semester & First Fall Session
(free shuttles from the Memphis Airport on this day!)
August 13 – 17 Mon – Fri New IEP Student Orientation
August 17 Friday Placement testing
August 20 Monday Classes start
August 31 Friday Last day to add IE classes (must seek instructor approval after this date)
September 3 Monday Labor Day holiday (no class)
September 14 Friday Departure Date for First Fall Session
September 23 Sunday Field Trip (destination to be determined) 
October 8 Monday Midterm grades due
October 15 Monday Arrival Date for Second Fall Session (8 week program)
October 31 Wednesday Halloween (party in IEP 2!)
November 19 – 23 Mon – Fri  Thanksgiving holiday (no class all week)
Nov 26 – 30 Mon – Fri  Dead Week – no major class assignments due (final exams review)
November 30 Friday Classes end
December 3-7 Mon-Fri Final Examinations
December 8 Saturday Departure Date
(free shuttle to the Memphis Airport)
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