ELS La Verne is located on the campus of the University of La Verne in La Verne, California, a safe and small city east of Los Angeles. La Verne is a friendly residential community full of businesses, shops, restaurants, and public transportation. It is located near beaches, museums, and attractions including popular theme parks.
Homestay Families offer a personable and friendly environment to all students as they are sensitive to student's needs. ELS wants both student and Homestay Family to have a pleasant and memorable experience to gain a rewarding and everlasting friendship.
Many Homestays are located in residential communities
All Homestays are within 45 minutes of walking and/or public transportation (students are responsible for their own personal transportation)
Many students ride their bicycle to school and lock their bicycle at designated racks
Cost per Session
14 meals per week.
Student Residence (On Campus)
Vista Residence Hall is conveniently located in the center of campus and is only a 5-7 minute walk to our La Verne Center. Vista is in close proximity to downtown La Verne, with numerous shopping and dining options. This on-campus residence offers modern suite style living for students. Each suite offers two single rooms, two double rooms, four private bathrooms and a living-room. Clean and modern double rooms will host ELS students, while the single rooms will host University of La Verne students, providing the ideal setting for students to learn and acclimate to American and University culture and community.
The building boasts a large community lounge with a full kitchen and stove, community lounges and study rooms on each floor.
Each suite offers:
Fully furnished shared living room with a flat screen cable TV
Fully furnished bedrooms
Central air and heating
State of the art laundry facilities
Cost per Session
- Check in Procedure: Arrive the Sunday before the beginning of classes. Check in between 3:00pm and 9:00pm at the reception desk located inside the main entrance of the Vista Residence Hall.
Check Out Procedure: Students must check out on departing Saturday by 10am.
No meals included in housing pricing. Full kitchen with stove available for resident use on the first floor of the Vista building.