Autumn 2021 Course Registration and Fees

 

 

Registration for ELI Autumn 2021 courses will begin Monday, September 20 at 9am CT.

The link to the registration form will be posted then.

 

Autumn 2021 Course Registration

Seats Remaining

Last updated: 10/6/21 3:54pm (Central Time)

Courses begin Monday, October 4, 2021

 
NOTE: All times listed below are Central Time
Seats are marked as “taken” only after an individual has completed an intake and paid for the course.
Individuals who are in the middle of this process are not reflected in the numbers below.
Course Type Course Name Days and Times (Central Time)
Instructor Seats Remaining
Spoken Communication Fluency Building [syllabus] TueThu 5-6:20p Shane Dunkle 0
Spoken Communication General American Pronunciation [syllabus] MonWed 5:30-6:50p Christine Fiorite 0
Spoken Communication Professional English [syllabus] TueThu 2-3:20p Joshua Ruddy 0
Spoken Communication Conversation in Context [syllabus] TueThu 6:30-7:50p Shane Dunkle 2**
Written Communication Crafting Varied and Impactful Sentences [syllabus] MonWed 7-8:20p Christine Fiorite 4
Written Communication Standards and Conventions in North America [syllabus] Wed 5:30-8:20p Joshua Ruddy 3

Note: All courses require an intake interview/evaluation.

If indicated ** = remaining seats reserved for UChicago PhD, Masters, College students and Postdocs only

Course cost for 2021-22

  • PhD students: $100 per course
  • Masters and College students, and postdoctoral scholars: $200 per course
  • Other UChicago affiliates (non-degree visiting scholars, faculty, staff, partners and spouses): $300 per course
  • Non-affiliates of UChicago: $400 per course

Registration Schedule for Autumn 2021

  • Mon Sept 20 – Fri Oct 1: Registration for UChicago degree-seeking students (PhD, Master’s, and College) and postdocs; other university affiliates, such as staff, faculty, non-degree visiting students, partners, and non-affiliates will be registered on a case-by-case basis towards the end of the registration period.
  • Mon Oct 4 – Fri Oct 8, 2021: Drop period (Those who drop beyond this period will forfeit the course fee.)

Partners and Spouses:

How to submit a registration form

Non-Affiliates of UChicago

The English Language Institute accepts non-affiliates of the University of Chicago into its courses on a case-by-case basis.

Cost: $400 per person per course

You will need to do an intake to make sure that the chosen course is a good fit for your language needs.

Note: Acceptance into an English Language Institute course does not make you an affiliate of the University of Chicago, and you will have no privileges given to university affiliates.

Questions can be directed to esl [at] uchicago [dot] edu

I took Spoken Communication: Academic Presentations because after giving and attending some academic presentations, I could see differences between native English speakers and my own way of presenting. The top things I learned were tips to emphasize important points such as pausing, stress, and intonation, which are not commonly used in my mother tongue. Other students should take this course because what you learn in this course can be applied not only to your presentations but also to talks in general contexts, especially in formal situations.”

Ken

Postdoc

“I took Written Communication: Standards and Conventions because I was not confident in my writing skills and I wanted to improve. I learned the rules of writing, how to write a paper, and what the professors want. International students should take this class because they have to learn a totally different writing system.”

Erin

Masters student

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