Mentor Language Institute

Learn English in Hollywood, United States

The Area & School

Hollywood is the paradise for entertainment and English learning. Mentor Language Institute gives you an opportunity to visit Hollywood and make your dream come true. In 2012, Mentor Language Institute opened its newest campus on Hollywood Boulevard to all students. With a modern and unique design, the school perfectly interacts with the cosmopolitan Hollywood atmosphere. Outside of school, you will have lots of fun exploring Walk of Fame, Dolby Theater, and Hard Rock Cafe, only a couple minutes away from campus. The MLI Hollywood campus offers great convenience. Feel free to hop on a bus and get around. The amazement of Hollywood awaits your discovery.

English Courses

Standard 20 English

The Standard 20 English course provides comprehensive trainings on fundamental English skills. Some topics taught in this program are Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing, Vocabulary and Grammar. Most classes start in the morning and end in the early afternoon. This ESL course is structured in beginning, intermediate, high intermediate, and advanced level. Each level has 2 different tracks. During the first day of class, you will be invited to take a placement test in order to best match a level.

Starts at $227 for one week


Host Family

Mentor Language Institute selects and trains a number of host families for you. All family members are extremely friendly and caring. You will enjoy nicely prepared home meals, facilities, a private or shared room in a safe and welcoming environment. On weekends, go with your families and explore local culture while learning English.

  • One-time Placement Fee $300. Refundable Deposit $200.

Starts at $330 / week

Residential Hall

Mentor Language Institute also offers residential living for students who prefer to independence and flexibility. There are 9 dormitories available, all including a fully furnished kitchen, wifi, laundry and other facilities. No meals are included, but you will be able to meet fellow classmates and cook a nice meal together!

  • One-time Placement Fee $270. Maintenance Fee $100 (less than 4 weeks-$25/week). Refundable Deposit $270.

Starts at $400 / week

Additional Details

Here are some of the US national holidays for 2016:

  • 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:

Mentor Language Institute-Hollywood Campus is about 30-40 minutes drive from Los Angeles
International Airport (LAX).

  • By Bus:

The school has multiple bus stops nearby. Metro Bus is the most frequently taken and convenient public transportation. The bus also connects from LAX to school. Monthly bus
pass is available with student discount at

  • By Metro Rail:

Los Angeles has a fast transit system-Metro Rail. You can easily connect from one destination to another, including Mentor Language Institute. More info on

Max Group Class Size: 20.0 students per class
Max Capacity: 200 students
Adjusted Price of INT 20: $11.35 per class hour

Los Angeles is an amazing place for all kinds of activities. Some weekday activities offered at Mentor Language Institute include: (some may include extra charge)

  • Watch NBA/Major League Games
  • Tour of LACMA
  • Tour of Getty Museum
  • Tour of Cal Science Center
  • Hollywood/Beverly Hills Observation Tour
  • Griffith Park/Observatory
  • UCLA Tour

Other seasonal activities include: (some may include extra charge)

  • Disney Land/California Adventure 1-Day Tour
  • Universal Studio Tour
  • Las Vegas and Grand Canyon Trip
  • Six Flags Magic Mountain Tour
  • BBQ Party
  • Beach Party

Mentor Language Institute is known for its highly professional and diverse language programs. The school provides a vast variety of English courses ranging from ESL to test preparations to private lessons. The school also offers specialty courses on Business Communication and Conversation to meet particular needs. In maximizing students' learning outcomes, MLI adopts small class sizes with around 12 students. Here you can find a team of extremely kind and patient staff who make sure that students have the most easy and helpful English learning experience. Mentor Language Institute is accredited by ACCET and certified by many organizations such as NAFSA, ETS and TESOL. Besides, the school also has great resources to help you connect to many US colleges and universities, including Santa Monica College and Cypress College.