Language course English in New York

Brooklyn School of Languages

Our partner school in New York, Brooklyn School of Languages, is located just over the Brooklyn Bridge. This means the school is just one subway stop away from Manhattan. This way you'll get to live in a neighborhood of New York that has kept all its natural beauty, charm and sophistication, without any of the stress of living in such a big city. It is like living a village in one of the biggest global cities! And whenever you want to explore the rest of the city, there are plenty of public transfer options that take you right into Manhattan!

The school itself is an independent language school with a strong focus on customer satisfaction, providing a comfortable learning environment for their students. Located in the heart of Brooklyn Heights (only a 5 minute walk from Brooklyn Promenade), you’ll have all the facilities of a big city, such as shops, restaurants and bars, as well as excellent connections per subway (2, 3, 4, 5 and R lines stop right outside the school entrance).

The key features of our school are:

  • Accredited by Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA)
  • great views of the Manhattan skyline from the 34th floor
  • small boutique school with lots of personal attention, and where everyone knows each other
  • small classes of 12 for general English and 8 for Business English
  • average age at school 34 years old
  • accommodation options all in Brooklyn for a shorter commute to school
  • Fully equipped, modern classrooms with natural light
  • A practical approach to education, with emphasis on communication
  • Interesting mix of students from many different countries
  • Free WiFi throughout the school and access to internet-connected iPads
  • A small communal kitchen is available during breaks

Social programme:

The school offers optional activities and excursions during your language course. Some activities are free; others are available against a small fee. Examples of activities are: sport events, concerts, festivals, movie nights, a tour of iconic locations or famous buildings, fashion shows, museum visits and exhibitions. The school, furthermore, publishes a weekly activity programme of things to do in the city. This will help you navigate through the famous city of New York and learn aboutall the interesting events going on in the city!

Intensive

The intensive course consists of 20, 22 or 30 lessons per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes) and are held in small classes of max. 12 students. The course is designed to learn English in an effective and enjoyable way, with a communicative approach (including pair and group work activities that motivate students to communicate).  For the courses with 20 or 30 lessons per week, you can start with a beginner level of English. For the course with 22 lessons, you’ll need at least pre-intermediate level.

Class Times:
All levels start with a placement test on the first Monday (8.15 - 9.45am).
The timetable of the lessons depends on the amount of classes you booked:

20 lessons (only available in 2019):
Monday 10am - 1:15pm*
Tuesday-Friday 9am - 12:15pm*

* In high season beginners classes may take place in the afternoon

Intensive 22 lessons:
Monday 10am - 1:15pm
Tuesday to Friday 9am - 12.15pm
+ Tuesday & Thursday 1-2pm

Intensive 30 lessons:
Monday 9:45am - 3:30pm
Tuesday-Thursday 9am - 3:15pm
Friday 9am - 12.15pm
*please keep in mind that the timetables indicated only serve as an orientation and are subject to changes

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
22
30
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

For the courses with 20 or 30 lessons per week, you can start with beginner level of English. For the course with 22 lessons, you’ll need at least pre-intermediate level.

Visa: In case you need a Visa, the intensive course with 20/22 lessons per week are suitable for a tourist visa, but the intensive course of 30 lessons requires an F1 student visa.

Info host family:  

A double room in a host family can only be booked by 2 persons travelling together.

Private bathroom supplement: € 48 p.p. per week (please indicate this on the booking form if you wish to make use of this option)

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €67 per week
Info residence:  

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc..

The accommodation in the residence is only available for a minimum stay of 2 weeks.

A shared room in the residence has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Transfer:  

€152

this price is valid for a one-way transfer on arrival at JFK/ La Guardia airport.

If you arrive at Newark Airport, the price is € 171.

Please indicate in which airport you are planning to arrive.

The prices apply for arrivals between 8am-10pm. A € 38 supplement will be charged for early/late arrival.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials*
  • certificate of attendance
  • internet access at school

In 2019 the school is closed on:
01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/2019, 07/10/2019, 21/11/2019, 22/11/2019, 23/12/2019 - 27/12/2019.Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.
If you need to apply for a visa and want the school to send the I20 form by express mail, a surcharge of € 71 applies.
*teaching materials: first book is included in the price; every subsequent books cost € 48 per book (1 book every level, approx. 8 weeks), payable on site.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
22
30
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 492 861 1230 1598 1825 2166 2506 2846 3187 3527 3867 3867 4179 4491 4803 5115 5427 5739 6051 6363 6675 6987 7299 6931 7214 7498 7782 8065 8349 8632 8916 9200
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 880 1532 2184 2837 3347 3971 4595 5219 5843 6467 7091 7375 7971 8566 9162 9758 10353 10949 11544 12140 12736 13331 13927 13842 14409 14976 15544 16111 16678 17246 17813 18380
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 927 1627 2326 3026 3584 4255 4926 5598 6269 6940 7611 7942 8585 9228 9871 10514 11157 11800 12443 13086 13728 14371 15014 14976 15591 16206 16820 17435 18049 18664 19278 19893
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 870 1513 2156 2799 3300 3915 4529 5144 5758 6373 6987 7262 7848 8434 9020 9606 10192 10779 11365 11951 12537 13123 13710 13615 14173 14731 15288 15846 16404 16962 17520 18078
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 965 1702 2440 3177 3773 4482 5191 5900 6609 7318 8027 8396 9077 9758 10438 11119 11800 12480 13161 13842 14523 15203 15884 15884 16536 17189 17841 18494 19146 19798 20451 21103
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 1702 2440 3177 3773 4482 5191 5900 6609 7318 8027 8396 9077 9758 10438 11119 11800 12480 13161 13842 14523 15203 15884 15884 16536 17189 17841 18494 19146 19798 20451 21103
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 1891 2723 3555 4246 5049 5853 6656 7460 8264 9067 9531 10306 11081 11856 12632 13407 14182 14958 15733 16508 17283 18059 18153 18900 19647 20394 21141 21888 22635 23382 24128
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

For the courses with 22 or 30 lessons per week, you can start with beginner level of English.

Visa: In case you need a Visa, the intensive course with 22 lessons per week are suitable for a tourist visa, but the intensive course of 30 lessons requires an F1 student visa.

Info shared apartment:  

A shared room in a shared apartment has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 26/04/2020 - 24/10/2020 : €39 per week
double room : 26/04/2020 - 24/10/2020 : €39 per week
Info host family:  

A double room in a host family can only be booked by 2 persons travelling together.

Private bathroom supplement: € 48 p.p. per week (please indicate this on the booking form if you wish to make use of this option)

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €67 per week
Info residence:  

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc..

The accommodation in the residence is only available for a minimum stay of 2 weeks.

A shared room in the residence has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Transfer:  

€152

this price is valid for a one-way transfer on arrival at JFK/ La Guardia airport.

If you arrive at Newark Airport, the price is € 171 (one-way).

Please indicate in which airport you are planning to arrive.

The prices apply for arrivals between 8am-10pm. A € 38 supplement will be charged for early/late arrival.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials*
  • certificate of attendance
  • internet access at school

In 2020 the school is closed on:

01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 26/11/2020, 27/11/2020 & 21/12/2020 - 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

If you need to apply for a visa and want the school to send the I20 form by express mail, a surcharge of € 71 applies.

*teaching materials: first book is included in the price; every subsequent books cost € 48 per book (1 book every level, approx. 8 weeks), payable on site.

Combined

The combined course consists of an intensive course of 20 lessons + 3 private lessons per week (in the afternoon). This way you’ll be able to focus on the areas of weakness or discuss a topic of special interest. You can start any Monday. Group lessons are held in the morning (Monday 10am - 1:15pm, and Tuesday-Friday from 9am - 12.15pm), and the private lessons can be scheduled at flexible times during the week.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 615 1107 1598 2090
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1003 1778 2553 3328
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1050 1872 2695 3518
Combined with residence, double room, no meals 1948 2808 3669
Combined with residence, single room, no meals 2137 3092 4047
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

A double room in a host family can only be booked by 2 persons travelling together.

Private bathroom supplement: € 48 p.p. per week (please indicate this on the booking form if you wish to make use of this option)

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €67 per week
Info residence:  

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc..

The accommodation in the residence is only available for a minimum stay of 2 weeks.

A shared room in the residence has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Transfer:  

€152

this price is valid for a one-way transfer on arrival at JFK/ La Guardia airport.

If you arrive at Newark Airport, the price is € 171.

Please indicate in which airport you are planning to arrive.

The prices apply for arrivals between 8am-10pm. A € 38 supplement will be charged for early/late arrival.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials*
  • certificate of attendance
  • internet access at school

In 2019 the school is closed on:
01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/2019, 07/10/2019, 21/11/2019, 22/11/2019, 23/12/2019 - 27/12/2019.Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.
If you need to apply for a visa and want the school to send the I20 form by express mail, a surcharge of € 71 applies.
*teaching materials: first book is included in the price; every subsequent books cost € 48 per book (1 book every level, approx. 8 weeks), payable on site.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 624 1126 1627 2128
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1012 1797 2582 3366
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1059 1891 2723 3555
Combined with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1003 1778 2553 3328
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1097 1967 2837 3707
Combined with residence, double room, no meals 1967 2837 3707
Combined with residence, single room, no meals 2156 3120 4085
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info shared apartment:  

A shared room in a shared apartment has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 26/04/2020 - 24/10/2020 : €39 per week
double room : 26/04/2020 - 24/10/2020 : €39 per week
Info host family:  

A double room in a host family can only be booked by 2 persons travelling together.

Private bathroom supplement: € 48 p.p. per week (please indicate this on the booking form if you wish to make use of this option)

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €67 per week
Info residence:  

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc..

The accommodation in the residence is only available for a minimum stay of 2 weeks.

A shared room in the residence has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Transfer:  

€152

this price is valid for a one-way transfer on arrival at JFK/ La Guardia airport.

If you arrive at Newark Airport, the price is € 171 (one-way).

Please indicate in which airport you are planning to arrive.

The prices apply for arrivals between 8am-10pm. A € 38 supplement will be charged for early/late arrival.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials*
  • certificate of attendance
  • internet access at school

In 2020 the school is closed on:

01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 26/11/2020, 27/11/2020 & 21/12/2020 - 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

If you need to apply for a visa and want the school to send the I20 form by express mail, a surcharge of € 71 applies.

*teaching materials: first book is included in the price; every subsequent books cost € 48 per book (1 book every level, approx. 8 weeks), payable on site.

Business English

The business English course consists of 22 lessons per week, in small groups of max. 8 students. This course is developed for students with upper-intermediate level to advanced learners of English who want to improve their English skills for their job, or studies. The course runs on an 8-week cycle and addresses different modules per week, such as:
•    Business correspondence
•    Emailing and phone skills
•    Report writing
•    Meetings
•    International trade
•    Intercultural awareness
•    Business socializing
•    Marketing
•    Finance

Class Times*:

  • Monday 10am - 1:15pm
  • Tuesday to Friday 9am - 12.15 pm
  • Tuesday & Thursday 1-2 pm

* In high season business classes may take place in the afternoon

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
22
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 511 899 1286 1674 1920 2279 2638 2998
Business English with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 899 1570 2241 2912 3442 4085 4728 5371
Business English with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 946 1664 2383 3102 3678 4368 5059 5749
Business English with residence, double room, no meals 1740 2496 3253 3867 4595 5323 6051
Business English with residence, single room, no meals 1929 2780 3631 4340 5163 5985 6808
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

This course requires at least an upper intermediate language level.

Info host family:  

A double room in a host family can only be booked by 2 persons travelling together.

Private bathroom supplement: € 48 p.p. per week (please indicate this on the booking form if you wish to make use of this option)

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €67 per week
Info residence:  

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc..

The accommodation in the residence is only available for a minimum stay of 2 weeks.

A shared room in the residence has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Transfer:  

€152

this price is valid for a one-way transfer on arrival at JFK/ La Guardia airport.

If you arrive at Newark Airport, the price is € 171.

Please indicate in which airport you are planning to arrive.

The prices apply for arrivals between 8am-10pm. A € 38 supplement will be charged for early/late arrival.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials*
  • certificate of attendance
  • internet access at school

In 2019 the school is closed on:
01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/2019, 07/10/2019, 21/11/2019, 22/11/2019, 23/12/2019 - 27/12/2019.Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.
If you need to apply for a visa and want the school to send the I20 form by express mail, a surcharge of € 71 applies.
*teaching materials: first book is included in the price; every subsequent books cost € 48 per book (1 book every level, approx. 8 weeks), payable on site.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
22
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 511 899 1286 1674 1920 2279 2638 2998
Business English with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 899 1570 2241 2912 3442 4085 4728 5371
Business English with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 946 1664 2383 3102 3678 4368 5059 5749
Business English with shared apartment, double room, no meals 889 1551 2213 2875 3395 4028 4662 5295
Business English with shared apartment, single room, no meals 984 1740 2496 3253 3867 4595 5323 6051
Business English with residence, double room, no meals 1740 2496 3253 3867 4595 5323 6051
Business English with residence, single room, no meals 1929 2780 3631 4340 5163 5985 6808
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info shared apartment:  

A shared room in a shared apartment has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 26/04/2020 - 24/10/2020 : €39 per week
double room : 26/04/2020 - 24/10/2020 : €39 per week
Info host family:  

A double room in a host family can only be booked by 2 persons travelling together.

Private bathroom supplement: € 48 p.p. per week (please indicate this on the booking form if you wish to make use of this option)

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €67 per week
Info residence:  

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc..

The accommodation in the residence is only available for a minimum stay of 2 weeks.

A shared room in the residence has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Transfer:  

€152

this price is valid for a one-way transfer on arrival at JFK/ La Guardia airport.

If you arrive at Newark Airport, the price is € 171 (one-way).

Please indicate in which airport you are planning to arrive.

The prices apply for arrivals between 8am-10pm. A € 38 supplement will be charged for early/late arrival.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials*
  • certificate of attendance
  • internet access at school

In 2020 the school is closed on:

01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 26/11/2020, 27/11/2020 & 21/12/2020 - 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

If you need to apply for a visa and want the school to send the I20 form by express mail, a surcharge of € 71 applies.

*teaching materials: first book is included in the price; every subsequent books cost € 48 per book (1 book every level, approx. 8 weeks), payable on site.

One-to-one

One-to-one lessons are the best way to really focus on your weaknesses in the English language, or simply to make quick progress in relatively short time. You can discuss your own requirements and goals with us in advance, in order to get a total tailor made English language program to suit your needs. You can also take individual lessons to prepare for an exam or entry into a university. Choose between 10 or 20 lessons a week (other amount of lesson on request).

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
10
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-one without accommodation 832 1542
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 2383
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 2572
One-to-one with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1220 2213
One-to-one with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1267 2307
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-one without accommodation 1352 2582
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 3423
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 1920
One-to-one with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1740 3253
One-to-one with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1787 3347
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

A double room in a host family can only be booked by 2 persons travelling together.

Private bathroom supplement: € 48 p.p. per week (please indicate this on the booking form if you wish to make use of this option)

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €67 per week
Info residence:  

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc..

The accommodation in the residence is only available for a minimum stay of 2 weeks.

A shared room in the residence has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Transfer:  

€152

this price is valid for a one-way transfer on arrival at JFK/ La Guardia airport.

If you arrive at Newark Airport, the price is € 171.

Please indicate in which airport you are planning to arrive.

The prices apply for arrivals between 8am-10pm. A € 38 supplement will be charged for early/late arrival.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials*
  • certificate of attendance
  • internet access at school

In 2019 the school is closed on:
01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/2019, 07/10/2019, 21/11/2019, 22/11/2019, 23/12/2019 - 27/12/2019.Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.
If you need to apply for a visa and want the school to send the I20 form by express mail, a surcharge of € 71 applies.
*teaching materials: first book is included in the price; every subsequent books cost € 48 per book (1 book every level, approx. 8 weeks), payable on site.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
10
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-one without accommodation 832 1542
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 2383
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 2572
One-to-one with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1220 2213
One-to-one with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1267 2307
One-to-one with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1211 2194
One-to-one with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1305 2383
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-one without accommodation 1352 2582
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 3423
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 1920
One-to-one with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1740 3253
One-to-one with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1787 3347
One-to-one with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1731 3234
One-to-one with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1825 3423
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info shared apartment:  

A shared room in a shared apartment has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 26/04/2020 - 24/10/2020 : €39 per week
double room : 26/04/2020 - 24/10/2020 : €39 per week
Info host family:  

A double room in a host family can only be booked by 2 persons travelling together.

Private bathroom supplement: € 48 p.p. per week (please indicate this on the booking form if you wish to make use of this option)

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €67 per week
Info residence:  

Students will be asked to leave a € 95 security deposit by credit card at school on the first day. It will be refunded back on to the card once the school has checked the bedroom for cleanliness, laundered sheets, any damage etc..

The accommodation in the residence is only available for a minimum stay of 2 weeks.

A shared room in the residence has 2 single beds, and is available to students traveling alone, who will then share with another student of same gender.

Transfer:  

€152

this price is valid for a one-way transfer on arrival at JFK/ La Guardia airport.

If you arrive at Newark Airport, the price is € 171 (one-way).

Please indicate in which airport you are planning to arrive.

The prices apply for arrivals between 8am-10pm. A € 38 supplement will be charged for early/late arrival.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials*
  • certificate of attendance
  • internet access at school

In 2020 the school is closed on:

01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 26/11/2020, 27/11/2020 & 21/12/2020 - 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

If you need to apply for a visa and want the school to send the I20 form by express mail, a surcharge of € 71 applies.

*teaching materials: first book is included in the price; every subsequent books cost € 48 per book (1 book every level, approx. 8 weeks), payable on site.

Host Family

One of the best options to improve your English even more during your stay in New York is living with an American host family! You can choose a single room or double room (only for 2 students travelling together) and select breakfast or half board (breakfast and dinner). If you choose the option for breakfast only, please note you cannot use the kitchen. In case you don’t want to book any meals, please contact us for prices with the possibility to cook. In comparison to other language schools in New York, the host families of Brooklyn school of Languages Host families live within a relatively short subway ride from the school, at approximately at 30 minutes travel time.

Towels and bed linen are provided. Homestays with private bathrooms are also available on request and at an extra cost.

Residence

The residence is located in the up-and-coming neighborhood of Bushwick, in the nothern part of Brooklyn, between the trendy neighborhoods of Williamsburg an Bedford-Stuyvesant. This area has become associated with colorful street art and lots of galleries, boutiques, restaurants and bars.

The newly renovated house features 4 floors of exclusively designed spaces with centrail air conditioning, hardwood floors, washing/drying machine, and 24/7 security in all common areas. Each floor has its own living space with bedrooms, bathrooms and modern kitchens. In total there are 14 bedrooms, 3 fully-equipped kitchens, 5 bathrooms, a living/coworking space in the basement and a spacious backyard. Bed linens and towels are provided. Wi-Fi is available for free. The house is cleaned professionally twice a week.

You can choose to book a private or shared room, that you will share with a student of the same gender and different nationality. This option is perfect for more independent students who wish to meet and interact with fellow international students and New Yorker locals during their stay.

Please note that this option requires a minimum stay of 2 weeks. The travel time from the residence to the school is about 40 minutes.

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