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  • We are still accepting applications for the January-February session of the Intensive English Program.
  • We have extended the deadline for English Success in the Workplace: Online Certificate Program to Friday, December 15. Click here to apply now. 
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English Success in the Workplace Tuition, Fees and Refund Policy

Tuition and Fees

Tuition: $495 (USD)

Testing and registration fee (non-refundable): $38 (USD)

Course technology fee: $3 (USD)

e-Textbook fee: $20 (USD)

Total cost for new students: $556 (USD)

Total cost for returning students: $518 (USD)

Once the application is received, new students will receive an electronic invoice to pay the non-refundable $38 testing and registration fee by the date of the placement test. After new students are placed in a course, they will receive a second invoice to pay the remaining $518 balance by the payment deadline.

Returning students will receive an invoice for $518 upon re-enrollment.

All students will receive an email with information about how to sign into the course and the e-textbook once full payment is received.

Refund Policy

  • The $38 testing and registration fee is non-refundable.
  • The tuition, course technology fee, and e-textbook fee can be refunded until the payment deadline for each session.
  • All refund requests must be submitted in writing to esl@rice.edu before the payment deadline.
  • No refunds will be given after the payment deadline for each session.
  • There is a $30 charge for any check returned for insufficient funds.