9 people are looking at this school now

Price from
208.81 €

Strong points

  • Best rated school in San Francisco
  • Leisure activities organised for adults every afternoon
  • Shared appartment / Residence close to school

the school

  • Exams : CAE, FCE, TOEFL, TOEIC
  • School size : L
  • Accomodation : Homestay (Bed & Breakfast), Downtown Berkely YMCA (Student Residence)
  • Average number of students per class : 13
  • Air conditioning
  • Disabled access
  • Free Wifi
  • Lounge area

The students

  • Minimum age : 12 years
  • Average age : 25 years
  • Nationality of students : Brazil (22%), Taiwan (12%), China (8%), Italy (6%), Republic of Korea (6%)
  • French speaking student percentage : 9%

Thematics

  • 100% discovery
  • 100% sport
  • Downtown
  • Fiesta
  • Sea side
  • University campus

Descriptive LSI San Francisco / Berkeley

Located on the other side of San Francisco Bay near the University of California campus, the student city of Berkeley is vibrant and the perfect place to learn English in the United States. Berkeley is full of cafes, restaurants and offers visitors not only an exciting nightlife but also easy access to all San Francisco attractions and the San Francisco Bay Area.

LSI San Francisco / Berkeley is in the heart of Berkeley, close to bus, subway and university campus in an area full of restaurants, cafes, cinemas and booksellers. Our language school offers amenities such as indoor and outdoor communal spaces, a computer room with free Internet access and a student bookstore to help them achieve their goals in English. LSI San Francisco / Berkeley being an official center for the TOEIC exam, it is possible to take the exam within our school. We also offer preparation courses for the TOEFL exam and the Cambridge exams (CAE and FCE) as well as general English courses.

Language course in LSI San Francisco / Berkeley

Practical information


Distances

  • San Francisco International Airport = 30km
  • Metropolitan Oakland International Airport = 18km
  • Caltrain Station = 16km

Tourist attractions

  • Golden Gate Bridge = 20km
  • Fisherman's Wharf = 18km
  • Museum of Modern Art San Francisco = 16km

Accreditations

Language course in LSI San Francisco / Berkeley ACCET
  • General English 20h/week

    • Minimum level : Absolute beginner A0
    • Duration : from 1 to 50 weeks
    • From 255 USD - is 208.81 €
    Details
  • Intensive English 30h/week

    • Minimum level : Absolute beginner A0
    • Duration : from 1 to 50 weeks
    • From 315 USD - is 257.94 €
    Details
  • Intensive English 25h/week

    • Minimum level : Absolute beginner A0
    • Duration : from 1 to 50 weeks
    • From 295 USD - is 241.57 €
    Details
  • TOEFL Exam Prep

    • Minimum level : Intermediate B1-B2
    • Duration : from 1 to 23 weeks
    • From 465 USD - is 380.77 €
    Details
  • Junior Program Including Shared-Family Hosting - Ages 12-17

    • Minimum level : Absolute beginner A0
    • Duration : from 1 to 5 weeks
    • From 1170 USD - is 958.07 €
    Details
  • TOEIC Preparation Courses

    • Minimum level : Lower intermediate B1
    • Duration : from 1 to 23 weeks
    • From 480 USD - is 393.06 €
    Details

The classes stress the use of language in everyday situations. In 2 lessons each day, students will work on grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary, while in the other 2 lessons, they will focus on reading, writing, speaking and listening. Textbooks and a variety of other materials are used in instruction, including role-playing, newspapers, magazines and other materials

  • Duration : 20 lessons of 50 minutes
  • Number of student / class : max. 15 people
  • Minimum age : 16 years

  • Beginning of classes : See the dates
  • Bank holiday : 22/11 - 23/11 - 22/12 - 01/01 - 21/01 - 18/02 - 19/04 - 22/04 - 27/05 - 04/07 - 02/09 - 14/10 - 11/11 - 28/11 - 29/11 - 21/12 - 29/12 - 01/01

20 lessons per week (4 lessons per day) 1 lesson: 50 minutes Hours per week: 16 hours 40 minutes (20 hours a week in the USA) 15 students max. by class Course duration: 1-50 weeks Minimum age: 16 years

Number of weeks of lessons Reagular season

The LSI Intensive 30 course focuses on all the areas needed to improve fluency in language practice over a short period of time. This course is suitable for students who want to study extensively and get a broad overview of the language and the country. Students on the LSI Intensive 30 course are studying the same lessons as those described for General 20 in the morning. Afternoon classes offer optional content for all levels, needs and interests.

  • Duration : 30 lessons of 60 minutes
  • Number of student / class : max. 15 people
  • Minimum age : 16 years

  • Beginning of classes : See the dates
  • Bank holiday : 22/11 - 23/11 - 22/12 - 01/01 - 21/01 - 18/02 - 19/04 - 22/04 - 27/05 - 04/07 - 02/09 - 14/10 - 11/11 - 28/11 - 29/11 - 21/12 - 29/12 - 01/01

30 lessons per week 15 students maximum Course duration: 1-50 weeks 1 lesson: 50 minutes Hours per week: 25 hours Minimum age: 16 years

Number of weeks of lessons Reagular season

The classes stress the use of language in everyday situations. In 2 lessons each day, students will work on grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary, while in the other 2 lessons, they will focus on reading, writing, speaking and listening. Textbooks and a variety of other materials are used in instruction, including role-playing, newspapers, magazines and other materials. Students focus on special topics and classes in the afternoon. Topics include: fluency practice, media studies, film and theater, local culture, current events, politics, and research using the internet. Intermediate and advanced students also have the option of studying in the test-preparation and business classes.

  • Duration : 25 lessons of 45 minutes
  • Number of student / class : max. 12 people
  • Minimum age : 16 years

25 Lessons a week From Absolute beginner to advanced Duration of course: 1-50 weeks 1 lesson: 50 minutes Mon-Tue (6.5 lessons), Wed-Fri (4 lessons)

Number of weeks of lessons Reagular season

The TOEFL test is internationally recognized in the English-speaking world, highly appreciated by companies and a condition of admission to universities. We offer preparation courses for this exam as part of LSI Intensive 30 courses.

  • Duration : 30 lessons of 50 minutes
  • Number of student / class : max. 15 people
  • Minimum age : 16 years

  • Beginning of classes : See the dates
  • Bank holiday : 01/01 - 15/01 - 19/02 - 30/03 - 02/04 - 28/05 - 04/07 - 03/09 - 08/10 - 22/11 - 23/11 - 22/12 - 31/12

20 lessons per week focused on grammar and listening comprehension 10 lessons per week focused on exam preparation

Number of weeks of lessons Reagular season

20 lessons per week Levels: elementary to advanced Afternoon activities and weekend excursions Accommodation in full board in double room included in the price of the courses 16 students maximum per class 12-year-old students are welcome if they are in a supervised group or accompanied by their parents.

  • Duration : 20 lessons of 45 minutes
  • Number of student / class : max. 16 people
  • Minimum age : 12 years

Number of weeks of lessons Reagular season

The TOEIC test is internationally recognised in the English speaking world, highly regarded by companies as evidence of proficiency in English in a business situation. We offer preparation courses for this examination as part of an LSI Intensive 30 course. 20 lessons per week on grammar and language skills 10 lessons per week focus on study skills and exam practice

  • Duration : 30 lessons of 50 minutes
  • Number of student / class : max. 16 people
  • Minimum age : 16 years

09:10 - 10:50, 11:10 - 12:50; 13:50 - 14:55, 15:05 - 16:05

  • Beginning of classes : See the dates
  • Bank holiday : 22/11 - 23/11 - 22/12 - 01/01 - 21/01 - 18/02 - 19/04 - 22/04 - 27/05 - 04/07 - 02/09 - 14/10 - 11/11 - 28/11 - 29/11 - 21/12 - 29/12 - 01/01

Number of weeks of lessons Reagular season
  • Homestay (Bed & Breakfast)

    Language course in LSI San Francisco / Berkeley Homestay (Bed & Breakfast)
    • From 270 USD - is 221.09 €
    • Distance maximum : 8km
    Details
  • Downtown Berkely YMCA (Student Residence)

    Language course in LSI San Francisco / Berkeley Downtown Berkely YMCA (Student Residence)
    • Single room
    • Twin room
    • From 280 USD - is 229.28 €
    Details
  • Room type : Single room
  • Bathroom type : Shared bathroom
  • Board : Bed & breakfast
  • Arrival : Sunday
  • Back : Saturday

Homestays are carefully selected and allow students to experience the local culture in a comfortable setting while studying English in San Francisco. These units are usually between 15 and 45 minutes from the school by public transit. The famillles also offer meal formulas that give the opportunity to taste the local cuisine.

From 270 USD
is 221.09 €

Distances
Supermarket 0km Cafes / Restaurants 0km
Shops 1km Pharmacy 1km
Arrival Back
Arrival day Access to the building
Departure day 24-hour on site staff
Arriving time Deposit
Departure time    
Equipments Single room
Air conditioning Cleaning included
Heating Desk
Smoking Cabinet
Pillow included Cooking equipments
Bed sheets provided Microwave oven
Towel provided TV
Toilet paper provided Internet connection Wi-Fi
Safe Room key provided
Equipments Twin room
Air conditioning Cleaning included
Heating Desk
Smoking Cabinet
Pillow included Cooking equipments
Bed sheets provided Microwave oven
Towel provided TV
Toilet paper provided Internet connection Wi-Fi
Safe Room key provided
Equipments
Reception desk Internet connection Wi-Fi
Smoking area TV in the common area
Cafeteria DVD player in the common area
Shared kitchen Balcony / Terrace
Possibility of meals in the kitchen Garden
Common living room BBQ corner
Oven Access to people with disabilities
Microwave oven Car parking
Cutlery available Bike parking
Vending machine Pool
Laundry Sports hall
Meal formula Self-catering

Special offers for LSI San Francisco / Berkeley


General English 20h/week

The classes stress the use of language in everyday situations. In 2 lessons each day, students will work on grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary, while in the other 2 lessons, they will focus on reading, writing, speaking and listening. Textbooks and a variety of other materials are used in instruction, including role-playing, newspapers, magazines and other materials

From

208.81€

Discover

Intensive English 30h/week

The LSI Intensive 30 course focuses on all the areas needed to improve fluency in language practice over a short period of time. This course is suitable for students who want to study extensively and get a broad overview of the language and the country. Students on the LSI Intensive 30 course are studying the same lessons as those described for General 20 in the morning. Afternoon classes offer optional content for all levels, needs and interests.

From

257.94€

Discover

Intensive English 25h/week

The classes stress the use of language in everyday situations. In 2 lessons each day, students will work on grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary, while in the other 2 lessons, they will focus on reading, writing, speaking and listening. Textbooks and a variety of other materials are used in instruction, including role-playing, newspapers, magazines and other materials. Students focus on special topics and classes in the afternoon. Topics include: fluency practice, media studies, film and theater, local culture, current events, politics, and research using the internet. Intermediate and advanced students also have the option of studying in the test-preparation and business classes.

From

241.57€

Discover

TOEFL Exam Prep

The TOEFL test is internationally recognized in the English-speaking world, highly appreciated by companies and a condition of admission to universities. We offer preparation courses for this exam as part of LSI Intensive 30 courses.

From

380.77€

Discover

Reviews


Why go through Holingo ?


REDUCED PRICES Language course in LSI San Francisco / Berkeley

REDUCED PRICES

By sharing with you the commissions paid to agencies, Holingo reduces prices and you enjoy it !

A WIDE SELECTION OF SCHOOLS & COURSES Language course in LSI San Francisco / Berkeley

A WIDE SELECTION OF SCHOOLS & COURSES

Schools are selected by us based on student satisfaction criteria, quality of customer service and excellence of language programs.

AUTHENTIC REVIEWS Language course in LSI San Francisco / Berkeley

AUTHENTIC REVIEWS

We guarantee that customer reviews of language schools are a true reflection of the experience of our clients during their recent language studies.