Language programme in Boca Raton

The Sunshine State conjures up images of multi-million dollar mansions, untamed wildlife, Latino capitals and jaw-snapping crocs. This cultural potpourri blends unique flora and fauna in the heart of the Everglades, city glitz on the boulevards of Miami and peace and serenity on the many white sand beaches and glittering waters of the Keys.

The beautiful seaside resort of Boca Raton, located on the east coast of Florida, is famous for its long palm-tree-lined avenues and canals. Orlando and Miami are just a short drive away.

The summer camp is held on Lynn University Campus, a private university founded in 1962, set on 123 lushly landscaped acres and has 7 freshwater lakes. Lynn University has earned the reputation of one of the safest campuses in the USA. The beach, city centre and Boca Raton Mall are all close by.

Campus facilities include:

  • Cafeteria
  • IT suite with free Internet access
  • Students lounge
  • Free WiFi
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Garden
  • Well stocked library
  • Numerous sports facilities: tennis, volleyball and basketball ground, baseball field

The Campus is accessible to people with reduced mobility.

English course

20 English lessons per week

  • Lesson length: 45 minutes
  • Class size: Average 12 students (maximum 15)
  • Placement test: first day of lessons
  • Certificate of completion at the end of stay
  • Qualified native English teachers
  • Language level: beginners to advanced

Activities and excursions

In addition to the English language programme, students take part in an afternoon/evening social, recreational and sports programme.

Some of the many activities available (per week) include:

  • Sports and recreational activities on Campus: multi-sports, Treasure Hunt, team building, photo contest, swimming, water games, short video project (2 mn)
  • 3 half-days of local social activities and visits: beach games, shopping malls, etc.
  • 1 full-day excursion: Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Fort Lauderdale with cruise in a glass bottom boat, Miami Seaquarium & Dolphin mall
  • Daily evening activities: disco night, “trash bag fashion show”, carnival night, movies, show nights (music, theatre, talent show, etc.)

Optional excursions: Limo drive Miami visit, Orlando/Tampa, Universal Studios, Walt Disney World, Seaworld, Busch Gardens, NASA Kennedy Space Center, etc. (These visits will be offered to students at extra cost on top of the regular programme local excursions – On site registration)

Residence

Students are housed in Lynn University’s on-campus residence.

Features:

  • On-campus residence (about 100 bedrooms)
  • Full board
  • Bed linen provided on arrival
  • Shared rooms (4 single beds)
  • Air conditioning in each room
  • 1 bathroom per room
  • Shared living room with TV and telephone
  • WiFi
  • Sheets and towels can be changed once a week
  • Cleaning service for communal areas once a week. Students are responsible for cleaning & tidying their own rooms

Travel

Arrivals: Sunday

Departures: Sunday

Please make sure to arrive between 07:00 and 21:00 on arrival day and to leave between 11.00 and 01.00 to benefit from the included airport transfers.

  • Arrival/departure airports:
  • Miami International Airport (MIA): pick-up and drop-off included
  • Fort Lauderdale Airport: pick-up and drop-off included

Please note: Do not make travel arrangements until we have confirmed your enrolment in your chosen course.

Visa Information

You might need a visa for this course. For more information please visit our Visa Information page.

EU citizens do not require a visa for stays in the United States under 90 days. However, EU nationals do require an ESTA Travel Authorization.

Do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email if you require any additional information.


Dates & Prices 2020

Dates 2020

Course start dates: every Monday

Summer Camp Sessions: June 28 to August 09 2020 (arrival/departure on Sundays).

Prices 2020

Including course, accommodation, meals as described, all taxes and booking fees

WPCS 42.0.1
Course prices
DurationPrice
1 week 1.245
2 weeks 2.450
3 weeks 3.645
4 weeks 4.845
Optional extras
Round trip unaccompanied minor service (UM) - Transfer extra (both ways) 120
Airport transfers out of scheduled times 60

Unaccompanied Minor option (UM): this ensures students are taken care of at the departure and arrival airports as well as during their journey to Boca Raton.

Prices include:

  • 20 English lessons per week
  • Residence accommodation
  • Full board (19 weekly buffet style meals in the campus cafeteria)
  • Course material hire
  • Airport arrival/departure transfers (Miami or Fort Lauderdale)
  • All campus taxes and enrolment fees

Prices do not include:

  • Roundtrip flight to Miami or Fort Lauderdale airports
  • Insurance (please note that a valid medical assistance insurance is compulsory for the duration of the stay to be allowed on the American ground)
  • Optional cancellation guarantee
  • Visa fees (ESTA)