Graduate Programs

Our graduate programs are diverse and we provide a rich environment for interdisciplinary study. In fact, few settings within Connecticut provide greater cultural and intellectual resources to prepare lives for leadership and service.

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The English Language Institute (ELI)

The English Language Institute (ELI) of the University of Hartford offers a comprehensive academic program designed for international students who need to improve their English language skills.

Learn more about the levels, course dates, and tuition.


Graduate Fees

 2-Semester Standard Pathway3-Semester Extended Pathway
Tuition $27,000 $32,200
Room & Meals* $12,476 $18,714
Student Support Fees $2,372 $3,012
Registration Fees $60 $90
Technology Fees $460 $690
Total** $42,368 $54,706

* Estimated costs for off-campus housing and personal dining options. After the Graduate IPP, graduate programs will have varying tuition and fees. Students should review their department’s webpage at for more information.
** Students must pay for Student Medical Insurance as an additional fee of $2,200 per year, unless they qualify for a Waiver. Information is available here.

Deadlines and Requirements

Program Start Dates / Application Deadlines

Application DeadlinesDirect Admissions GraduateInternational Pathway ProgramEnglish Language Institute (ELI)
Fall July 1 July 1 July 15
Winter December 1 December 1 December 15
Summer N/A  April 1 April 15

Admissions Checklist

 Direct Admissions GraduateInternational Pathway ProgramEnglish Language Institute (ELI)
Complete Application X X X
Scan of official transcript X X X
Proof of graduation* X X X
Copy of identification page from passport X X X
Personal statement X Optional -
Letters of recommendation 3 - -
Resume X - -
GMAT or GRE Barney School of Business only - -
GRE Physical Therapy - -
Audition/Portfolio The Hartt School** - -

*An official letter confirming expected graduation date is required for students who have not yet graduated and do not have a diploma.
**A school-specific application form is required in addition to the general application form.

Required Academic Scores-Graduate

ProgramDirect EntryStandard IPPExtended IPPPre-sessional English
GPA out of 4.0 3.0 2.75 2.75 2.75
TOEFL* 79 70 60 <60
IELTS* 6.5 6.0 5.5 <5.0

*TOEFL and IELTS are the only approved English Proficiency tests for acceptance into the IPP.