ELS Nashville is located on the campus of Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, one of Tennessee's fastest growing cities. This small city is located approximately 30 minutes from Nashville, four hours from Atlanta, and three hours from Memphis, making it easy to access live music, concerts, and cultural events.
Our homestay families are eager to welcome you in their homes! Come experience American culture (family life, meals, entertainment) in a safe, comfortable home, close to the campus of MTSU. You also have the opportunity to meet other language learners as well as practice your English with the homestay family.
Cost per Session
14 meals per week. Breakfast and Dinner are provided by the Homestay family and typically include an assortment of cereals, danishes for breakfast and either traditional, home cooked American food, meals eaten at a restaurant or delivery meals eaten at the home for dinner.
Student Residence (Off Campus)
ELS students will have the opportunity to live with and interact with US students. Several dining options are just minutes away. Plus, regular music, movie, sporting and other events are held right down the street at MTSU¿s campus. Student have the options to walk to on campus dining halls and across the street to a convenience mart for quick meals and snacks. A grocery store is also just 15 minutes away.
Apartments are four single bedroom, each having a private bathroom attached for convenience and privacy. Each apartment is partially furnished (desks and dressers available upon request with your reservation) with a full kitchen (full-sized refrigerator, stove and dishwasher.) Wi-Fi and cable are free and laundry facilities are on-site. Utilities are included in the rental fee. Linens will be provided to ELS students upon check-in. There is resident assistant on site throughout the day. Additionally, the apartment provides a safe environment for residents thanks to a courtesy officer that is also available throughout the day.