Part-Time Application Timeline

Part-time students take a placement test as a part of the application process. The placement test determines which level of the Intensive English Program students will be placed into. Students must demonstrate at least an intermediate level of English proficiency.

Spring 2020

December3, 2:00 - 4:00 PMTuesdayPlacement Test Option 1
December11, 9:00 - 11:00 AMWednesdayPlacement Test Option 2
December16, 9:00 - 11:00 AMMondayPlacement Test Option 3
December18WednesdaySpring 2020 Schedule is released
January2, 9:00 - 11:00 AMThursdayPlacement Test Option 4
January3FridayDeadline to select courses*
January6MondayIEP Classes Begin
January7TuesdayPayment Deadline

*Part-time students may not take more than 16 hours/week per semester with the IEP.


  • The test location is the IEP building: 2526 Hillsborough Street, Suite 200, Raleigh, NC 27607.
  • You will be notified of your placement level and the course options available to you by email 3-5 business days after taking the placement test.
  • The IEP will enroll you in your selected course(s). You will receive an email with how to pay.
    • Refunds are issued following the university‚Äôs posted policy. A $10 administrative fee will be applied for every class withdrawal processed.
IEP students talking with instructor Billy Haselton during class.

IEP Semester Dates

Part-time students are incorporated into the regular IEP classes with the full-time students.
Please note that IEP semester dates differ slightly from main campus.