University Preparation Malibu - ELS 

University Preparation – Malibu - USA

About the program

Young students in our Malibu University Preparation program can improve their English and learn about higher education in the United States. This all-inclusive camp-style program is located on the beautiful campus of Pepperdine University* in Malibu, California. It is perfect for students who want to learn English, get an introduction to U.S. higher education, prepare for standardized testing, and gain the skills necessary to succeed in a college or university. In addition to learning in the classroom, students will participate in on-campus activities, go on afternoon and evening excursions, and take guided tours of area universities. Upon completion, students will be better prepared to apply to a U.S. college or university in the future.

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Included features

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included 7 days per week
  • Round-trip airport transportation from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
  • T-shirt
  • Beach towel
  • Linens
  • USB wristband
  • Tote bag
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Emergency medical insurance


The curriculum is General English, focusing on practical English skills, including:

  • Listening comprehension
  • Note-taking for university lectures
  • Oral presentation skills
  • TOEFL®/SAT preparation
*This program, while located at Pepperdine University, is not affiliated, sponsored, or endorsed by Pepperdine University. 


University Preparation – Malibu

  • Age requirements
    • 14-17
  • Program Duration
    • 3 weeks
  • Levels Covered
    • Intermediate and Advanced
  • Maximum students per class
    • 15
  • Lessons per week (50 minutes each)
    • 15 lessons per week, plus 5 weekly 50-minute expansion activities
  • Accommodations
    • Double-occupancy dormitory rooms
  • Key/Damage deposit
    • $50 cash deposit required upon check-in; returned upon departure if keys are returned and no damage is found.


Sample Class Schedule

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