Intensive English Program

The University of Mississippi – Office of Global Engagement

Fall Schedule 2017

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 Saturday Priority Application Deadline (applications accepted any time, but this date ensures enough time for incoming students to apply for entry visas)
August 9 Wednesday Arrival Date for Fall Semester & First Fall Session
(free shuttles from the Memphis Airport on this day!)
August 14 – 18 Mon – Fri New IEP Student Orientation
August 18 Friday Placement testing
August 21 Monday Classes start
September 1 Friday Last day to add IE classes (must seek instructor approval after this date)
September 4 Monday Labor Day holiday (no class)
September 15 Friday Departure Date for First Fall Session
September 24 Sunday Field Trip to Huntsville Space Center (contact IEP to sign up)
October 9 Monday Midterm grades due
October 16 Monday Arrival Date for Second Fall Session (8 week program)
October 31 Tuesday Halloween (party in IEP 2!)
November 20 Р24 Mon РFri  Thanksgiving holiday (no class all week)
Nov 27 РDec 1 Mon РFri  Dead Week Рno major class assignments due (final exams review)
December 1 Friday Classes end
December 4-8 Mon-Fri Final Examinations
December 9 Saturday Departure Date
(free shuttle to the Memphis Airport)