ELS Grand Rapids está en el campus de Grand Valley State University en Allendale, Michigan. La cercana Grand Rapids, la segunda ciudad más grande del estado, es segura y acogedora y ofrece lugares para realizar compras, restaurantes y museos. Allendale está a 20 minutos de las playas del Lago Michigan y apenas a dos horas de Chicago y Detroit.
Los grandiosos exteriores: La zona está llena de diversión al aire libre en todas las temporadas; en los meses más cálidos puedes disfrutar de las playas, el canotaje, el senderismo y el ciclismo, y durante los meses más fríos puedes hacer patinaje sobre hielo, esquí y snowboard.
La escena del arte: La competencia anual del Premio de Arte en Grand Rapids atrae a casi medio millón de visitantes por año.
Playas hermosas: La costa del lago Michigan es reconocida como una de las costas de lagos más hermosas del mundo.
ELS/Grand Rapids is on the main campus of Grand Valley State University located in Allendale, Michigan
Students have use of all facilities, including an incredible library and newly renovated recreation facility
Center is located in Au Sable Hall, a busy academic building in the middle of campus, complete with a convenience store
A variety of dining options available
Entorno de la ciudad
Opciones de alojamiento
Student Residence (On Campus)
Winter Hall is conveniently located in downtown Grand Rapids, on Grand Valley State University's Pew Campus, close to a variety of restaurants, shopping and entertainment options. Students can take the local public bus (the Rapid) for free to the ELS Center. The bus ride takes about 20 minutes.Students enjoy the fact that the dorms are located on GVSU's downtown Grand Rapids campus as there are more entertainment, cultural, art, and food options when living in the center of Grand Rapids. The center (where students will attend classes) is located on GVSU's Allendale campus, and this campus is a beautiful and safe place to study.
Single option:Single dorm option: Private bedroom in a shared suite-style unit. Shared suite-style bathroom and kitchen.
Single Deluxe option: Completely private space--student has a private bedroom, bathroom, and kitchen.
Include a full size refrigerator, stove, dining table and chairs. A microwave is available in the communal student lounge. There is a gym, recreation area, and community room located in the building. Linens are also included and can be changed weekly. Students have access to the laundry facilities. Students clean their own rooms during stay.
Winter Hall is directly across the street from one of GVSU's libraries and cafeterias.
Costo por sesión
Single Deluxe, Single
Créditos para comidas
No meals included.
ELS/Grand Rapids has a welcoming group of American families that are eager to host international students. These families have wonderful homes-many of the families have children, grandchildren, or pets living in their home. Grad Rapids Host families n have a genuine interest in sharing American culture as well as learning the background of the students. ELS takes great care in finding families that fit both student needs and preferences to ensure a positive homestay experience. All families provide a private bedroom with breakfast and dinner on weekedays and all three meals on weekends. Many of the families are near free Rapid public bus lines. If the homestay is not on the public bus line, the family may choose to bring their students to and from school every day.
Costo por sesión
Créditos para comidas
16 meals per week. Homestay families provide 16 meals per week to students. This includes breakfast and dinner every day of the week and lunch on Saturdays and Sundays. Homestay families are willing to accommodate special diet restrictions due to allergies, religion, and personal preferences. Many families enjoy teaching their students how to cook American dishes, and in turn, the students enjoy teaching their homestay families how to cook traditional dishes from their home country.