ELS Lubbock is located near the campus of Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. Lubbock, a city in northwestern Texas, has an affordable cost of living and abundant sunshine for much of the year. Visit a museum, attend a concert, dine at one of the city’s restaurants, or shop in a nearby mall or local boutique.
Diverse student population with over 2,800 international students from 107 countries
Student Recreation Center offers state-of-the-art facilities
Dozens of sporting clubs
Intimate interaction with Texas Tech University student population of 35,859
Public bus stop across the street
Free public transportation around the campus and city
Student Residence (On Campus)
ELS students will be housed in the International Success Learning Community at Coleman Hall, where floors are dedicated to Texas Tech International and American students who are interested in, or studying in, programs related to international studies at TTU.
Coleman Hall housing includes double occupancy rooms with in room sinks and shared bathrooms located on each floor. Free in-room wired internet, free cable TV access, and free laundry facilities are included. Wireless internet access is available in the lobby and other common areas of the building. In addition, a 35 seat computer lab is open in the lobby 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Texas Tech University Community Advisors are located on every floor, and the hall office is staffed 24/7.
All ELS/Lubbock students have access to dorm kitchens located on their floor and can borrow cooking supplies from the hall office. ELS students living at Coleman Hall also receive $170 in TTU Dining Bucks each session that can be used at any campus dining location. Linens are provided at move in. Common areas and bathrooms are cleaned twice daily. Dorm access is electronically controlled by security key cards linked to the picture IDs.
Cost per Session
Students receive $170 in Dining Bucks per session to use at any of the dining locations on campus.
Host family student is responsible for personal transportation.