Whether you’re applying to University of Illinois at Chicago or preparing for orientation, make sure you know the following important dates.

Academic EnglishFall 2020Spring 2021Summer 2021Fall 2021
Application DeadlineJuly 20, 2020December 11, 2020April 15, 2021July 18, 2021
Payment DeadlineJuly 29, 2020December 25, 2020April 29, 2021July 31, 2021
Move-In DateAugust 12, 2020January 8, 2021May 13, 2021August 11, 2021
Program Start DateAugust 13, 2020January 9, 2021May 14, 2021August 12, 2021
Academic English Session IIFall 2020Spring 2021Summer 2021Fall 2021
Application DeadlineSeptember 5, 2020January 25, 2021N/ASeptember 6, 2021
Payment DeadlineSeptember 18, 2020February 11, 2021N/ASeptember 21, 2021
Move-In DateOctober 2, 2020February 25, 2021N/AOctober 5, 2021
Program Start DateOctober 3, 2020February 26, 2021N/AOctober 6, 2021
On CampusFall 2020Spring 2021Summer 2021Fall 2021
Application DeadlineJuly 20, 2020December 11, 2020April 15, 2021July 19, 2021
Payment DeadlineJuly 29, 2020December 25, 2020April 29, 2021July 31, 2021
Move-In DateAugust 12, 2020January 4, 2021May 13, 2021August 11, 2021
Program Start DateAugust 13, 2020January 5, 2021May 14, 2021August 12, 2021
VirtualFall 2020Spring 2021Summer 2021Fall 2021
Application DeadlineAugust 5, 2020December 11, 2020April 15, 2021July 18, 2021
Payment DeadlineJuly 29, 2020December 25, 2020April 29, 2021July 31, 2021
Program Start DateAugust 12, 2020January 4, 2021May 13, 2021August 12, 2021
Fall 2020Spring 2021Summer 2021Fall 2021
Application DeadlineApril 1, 2020September 1, 2020*N/AApril 1, 2021
Payment DeadlineJuly 29, 2020December 23, 2020N/AJuly 31, 2021
Move-In DateAugust 12, 2020January 4, 2021N/AAugust 11, 2021
Program Start DateAugust 13, 2020January 5, 2021N/AAugust 12, 2021

*Select graduate programs have extend their application deadline for Spring 2021 to October 1, 2020. Please review the full list here.

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