FLS at Saint Peter's University

Learn English in Jersey City, United States

The Area & School

Saint Peter's University sits in the heart of Jersey City, an enormous and beautiful city in the state of New Jersey. Right by the Hudson River, FLS at Saint Peter's University is only two miles west of "the Big Apple"-New York City. With over three thousands students enrolled, Saint Peter's University is a Jesuit institution with prestigious reputation and world-class education. Here, you will be able to get to know local college students, network with the university staff, and stay involved with the community. Begin an unique English learning journey with FLS on the peaceful campus of Saint Peter's University!

English Courses

Standard 24 English

The Standard 24 English is a general course that provides trainings on your English skills. The course is an unique combination of 18 core classes and 6 daily academic workshops. Some topics include Speaking, Writing, Listening, Reading, Pronunciation Clinic, Conversation Club, American Music Workshop and more.

  • Minimum age 15. Minimum stay 1 week.

Starts at $425 for one week

Intensive 30 English

Intensive 30 English totals 30 lessons per week with 50 minutes per lesson. In addition to 18 core classes training on fundamental English skills, this program offers 6 academic workshops and 6 classes of elective courses specifically tailored to your interest. At the end, you will gain a comprehensive learning and a huge improvement on your English.

  • Minimum age 15. Minimum stay 1 week.

Starts at $445 for one week

Vacation 18

This program is suitable for students who are planning to learn the basics of English while having more time exploring the city. Vacation 18 English covers 18 lessons of core English classes on Speaking, Listening, Writing and Reading. Minimum age 15. Minimum stay 1 week.

Starts at $400 for one week

Academic Intensive 36

The Academic Intensive 36 English is a powerful and concentrated English program. It has 18 core classes, 6 elective classes, 6 hours per day of quality language instruction, and a daily academic workshop. This program is for students who hope to develop high English proficiency in order to prepare for entering an American college. Minimum age 15. Minimum stay 1 week.

Starts at $465 for one week

Exam Preparation Intensive 36

Planning on going to college in the U.S. and having trouble with TOEFL? No problem. The Exam Preparation Intensive 36 English program is designed to provide training on your exam taking skills and enhance your overall english proficiency. This course consists of 18 core classes on basic English skills, 12 test preparation classes of TOEFL, and 6 daily academic workshops every week. Minimum age 15. Minimum stay 1 week.

Starts at $465 for one week


Apartment Style Housing

If you desire to be independent while learning English abroad, then this option is for you! Each apartment has shared bedrooms and bathrooms, where it is extremely easy to live with old friends and meet new fellows. No meals are included, but a fully equipped kitchen is ready for you to enjoy cooking with your classmates.

  • Minimum age 18.

Starts at $350 / week

Host Family

FLS offers you an opportunity to stay with a warm, friendly American family. Each family is elaborately selected and trained to provide you with comfort and safety. Staying with a local family, you will be treated just like a part of the family. Eat, hang out, and practice English with the rest of your family!

Starts at $375 / week

Residential Hall

The Residential Hall option is also available at your choice. This on-campus residence accommodation comes with a shared space that provides you with flexibility and comfort. Here, you will be able to meet new friends and live like an American college student!

Starts at $375 / week

Additional Details

2016 US national holidays:

  • New Years Day-Jan 1st
  • Martin Luther King Day-Jan 18th
  • Memorial Day-May 30th
  • Independence Day-Jul 4th
  • Labor Day-Sep 5th
  • Veterans Day-Nov 11th
  • Thanksgiving-Nov 24th
  • Christmas Day-Dec 25th
  • By Plane:

There are two airports nearby: John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) - 30 kilometers and LaGuardia Int. Airport (LGA) - 40 kilometers. Airport pickup is
available for $150 (one-way).

  • By Car:

The school is a 15-min drive away from New York, a 2-hour drive from Philadelphia, a 4-hour drive from Boston or Washington, D.C.

  • Public Transportation:

Buses run daily and conveniently connect to all locations around the area. There is a bus stop on campus.

Max Group Class Size: 15.0 students per class
Max Capacity: 3000 students
Adjusted Price of INT 20: $21.25 per class hour

Some sample activities:

  • Themed parties
  • Movie nights
  • Museum visits
  • City tours
  • Campus tours
  • Workshops

FLS International is a highly professional and established organization accredited by CEA, ACCET and ENGLISH US. With a total of ten locations across US, FLS International dedicates to provide effective English education and cultural training to all international students. Each location is an on-site school on the campus of a top American university, maximizing opportunities for students to fully immerse into the local college atmosphere. FLS International offers a variety of language courses from General/Intensive English, to Academic English to Exam Preparation. Upon arrival, each student will be asked to take a placement test to match a level from one to eighteen (beginner to advanced). The school also partners with many top US universities and offer more than one hundred college pathway programs. The school employs unique tools, such as Everyday English, to help students master their English skills through daily communications in and out of classroom. In addition, a diversity of fun activities are offered to students to ensure a good time while learning English.