ESL Awards "School Facility of the year 2017 + 2018"
ESL Awards "English School of the year 2016"


UPDATE: BSL is reopening for in-person classes on May 3rd!

International students are currently allowed to travel to the U.S. on an F1 Visa.
Book your Intensive Course now on an F1 Visa to discover the city with our new English Outdoors program!

BSL 2021 Dates & Prices

Check out our BSL 2021 dates & prices below, and note that the more weeks you book, the cheaper it gets!

If you have any questions or queries, or would like to get a quote, please contact us.

2021 Adult Course Prices
(Prices per person per week)

  1-4 weeks 5-11 weeks 12-23 weeks 24+ weeks
EO Standard course $310 $290 $270 $250
EO Intensive course $410 $390 $370 $350
EO Combined course $450 $430    
Private lessons One-to-one $80 / lesson – $75 for 10+ – $65 for 20+
Private lessons Two-to-one $50 / lesson / person
Live Online conversation course $75/week FREE trial class available!
Live Online Individual classes $65/lesson

2021 Accommodation Prices
(Prices per person per week)

Homestay Single Double Available
Homestay, RO, possibility to cook $330 $280 May-October
Homestay, B&B, no cooking allowed $350 $300 May-October
Homestay, breakfast & dinner $420 $370 May-October
Private bathroom $80 per week (subject to availability)
Extra-person in a double or shared room $30 per night   May-October
Coliving Brooklyn Price / person / week Available
Coliving Bushwick, Private SC $450 May-October
Coliving Bushwick, Shared* SC $350 May-October
Coliving Williamsburg, Private SC $590 May-October
Coliving Downtown Brooklyn, Private SC $650 May-October
Coliving Downtown Brooklyn, Private Ensuite SC $750 May-October
Coliving Manhattan Price / person / week Available
Coliving Upper Manhattan/Harlem, Private SC $500 May-October
Coliving United Nations, Private SC $550 May-October
Coliving Central Park North, Private SC $600 May-October
Coliving Central Park North, Shared* SC $350 May-October

*Available to one student traveling alone. Shared with another occupant of the house of the same gender. **2 week minimum booking for Coliving houses.

2021 Junior Program Prices

  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks
Full Package with
Homestay Accommodation
$1,335 $2,670 $4,005 $5,340 $6,675
Course & Activities only $785 $1,570 $2,355 $3,140 $3,925
Course only $310 $620 $930 $1,240 $1,550

2021 Other Fees

Registration fee $130 (non-refundable)
Express mailing fee for I-20 $75 (non-refundable)
Books & materials First book free, subsequent books $50 payable on site (one book every 8 weeks)
Accommodation placement fee $110 (non-refundable)
Airport transfer from JFK/Newark $160/$180 one-way
Escorted juniors $210/$235 one-way
UM juniors $270/$295 one-way

2021 School Holidays

School opening date: May 3rd 2021

  • May 31st: Memorial Day
  • July 5th: Independence Day (observed)
  • September 6th: Labor Day
  • October 11th: Indigenous Peoples’ Day

When the holiday falls on a Monday, classes will begin on Tuesday. Lessons falling on school holidays will not be made up during the rest of that week.

Download 2021 Pricelist