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Irvine Valley College

Irvine in Southern California is an attractive, safe city with a mild climate that provides a great environment for students. Nearby mountains offer skiing and snowboarding and beaches within striking distance include Laguna, famous for its arts scene and Huntington, known as Surf City USA! Home to three universities, numerous museums, shops and theatres, Irvine gives easy access to Los Angeles and attractions such as Disneyland and Universal Studios.

Our school is set on the 100-acre campus of Irvine Valley College, a two-year community college specialising in liberal arts, science and technology, from which university transfer options are available. For a small fee, students enjoy use of the campus library, computer centre and cafeteria, in addition to school's own facilities. Students with a sufficient English level can enroll in Irvine Valley College classes.


School Facilities

Classrooms
8 bright, spacious classrooms with audio/visual equipment
Computer Room
Modern computer lab
Study
Library with over 100 computers, TV, DVD
Café
Hot and cold drinks, home-made meals and snacks
Sport
Tennis, basketball, volleyball courts, soccer & baseball fields
Relax
Comfortable student lounge with sofas, TV, 2 billiard tables, table tennis

Courses Offered

English Courses
General English
Intensive English
One-to-One

University Preparation
TOEFL iBT & Academic English
Academic Year and Semester (Intensive & General)
GRE and GMAT


to find out more go to Courses Explained



Accommodation

Homestay
  • Distance to school: 45-60min
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Single or Twin Rooms
  • Half Board: 14 meals/week
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bed Linen & Towels
  • Telephone & Internet available

Homestay Brochure

Student Apartments
  • Minimum age: 18
  • Distance to school: 20min
  • Single Rooms
  • Self Catering with Kitchens
  • Private Bathroom
  • 24 Hours Security
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bed Linen
  • Telephone & Internet available

Student Apartments Brochure



Leisure Activities

Exciting programme of activities is organised by the School, a sample shown below. Entry fees, where applicable, are not included in cost of the programme.

Sample Programme:
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Welcome
Drinks in a
Bar
Matinee
Movie
Bowling at
Irvine Lanes
Potluck BBQ Lunch
Party
Universal
Studious
Sea World
Coffee
Conversation
Shopping in
Fashion
Island
Walking Tour
of Irvine
College Skills
Workshop
Club Night Weekend in
Disneyland
Weekend in
Disneyland

Student Information

Minimum age

16 years



Student ages
Nationality Mix
Average age: 23 years


Student Testimonials

Julien Bedos
France

I like to travel and learn about different countries, so if I speak English, that can help me. I chose to study at Irvine Valley College because I think it is one of the best schools for learning English.




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Prices

Courses
Course Lessons Price per week Start Dates
General English 20 General English + 7
Structured Study
$420 Every Monday
Intensive English 28 General English + 7
Structured Study
$465
TOEFL iBT and
Academic English
20 TOEFL + 15 Structured
Study
$465
One-to-One 45 min lesson $80 per lesson Anytime

Course price includes: orientation meeting, use of computer room and internet, placement and progress testing, end of course certificate.


Accommodation
Homestay $ per week
Single Room
Half board (14 meals/week)
$300
Twin Room
Half board (14 meals/week)
$245

Note: Twin room is only available to 2 students booking together.

Apartment Candlewood $ per week
Single Room, Self Catering $605

Note: Minimum booking 5 weeks.

Students will be required to provide credit card information upon arrival.


Fees
  • Enrolment fee $150
  • Accommodation fee $100
  • Homestay summer supplement (1st Jun – 31st Aug) $40 per week
  • Campus facility fee $100 for 4 weeks
  • Duty fee $200
  • Visa document courier fee $150

Airport Transfer
  • Los Angeles LAX $200
  • one way per person

 
 
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