San Antonio, Texas, United States

San Antonio

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About This Center

ELS/San Antonio is located in the prestigious Alamo Heights neighborhood on the campus of the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) in San Antonio. The city is a thriving cultural center with a laid-back atmosphere and friendly people. San Antonio has celebrations all year long: Fiesta, Rodeo, Cinco de Mayo, Festival of Mud, Martin Luther King parade, Folklife Festival and more. ELS students enjoy visiting the 3.2-km River Walk’s sidewalk cafes, nightclubs, specialty stores and boutiques.

4301 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas, United States

Great Things to See and Do

San Antonio

(210) 283-5077
sat@ELS.edu

  • Partner University
    • University of the Incarnate Word
  • Housing Options
    • Student Residence (On Campus)
    • Homestay
  • Center Facilities
    • All ELS students are issued with a University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) ID during their first week, giving them free access to all campus facilities
    • Center is located nearby most of sport facilities
    • Beautiful walking paths
    • Public bus stop 6-10 minutes walk
    • Free shuttle within all campus facilities from 7AM-7PM

Housing Options

Student Residence (On Campus)

Shared typical on campus dorm room. Shared suite-style bathrooms (4 students use). Rooms include two bunkable beds, chairs, desks, two sets of built-in drawers, and closets. There is one data computer jack per student and basic cable TV service. Linens are also included. Self-service laundry machines are available in the same dorm building for a small fee. Security: There is one resident assistant for each floor - 2 for approximately 30 students. The residence hall is magnetically locked and is only accessible with a coded student ID that each student receives from the RA upon arrival. The campus police station is located across from Marian Hall and the ELS center. After 11 pm vehicles entering campus must show student ID. ***Meningitis Vaccination Notification*** Texas State Public Health Law requires ALL students, 21 years of age and younger, including transfer students, be immunized against bacterial meningitis. Student must receive the immunization at least fourteen days prior to taking up residence in on campus housing. Acceptable evidence of vaccination includes one of the following: "A letter that indicates the month, day, and year of the immunization with the signature stamp of the physician or his/her designee;" or "An official immunization record generated from a local health department translated in English." Please submit evidence of your immunization to the Center for processing. This documentation must be received two weeks before your arrival. If this documentation is not received two weeks prior to student's arrival, it may be delay the entry in to campus housing.

  • Cost per Session
  • $980
  • Occupancy
  • Double
  • Meal Credits
  • No meals included

Homestay

Our host families share the warmth of their homes with our students. This is truly a unique opportunity for our students to learn about American culture while improving their English language.

  • Cost per Session
  • $845
  • Occupancy
  • Single
  • Meal Credits
  • 14 meals per week

Student Residence (On Campus)

The ICC student residence is in the international student center building, centrally located on campus. Shared typical on campus dorm room. Shared suite-style bathrooms (4 students use). Rooms include two bunkable beds, chairs, desks, two sets of built-in drawers, and closets. There is one data computer jack per student and basic cable TV service. Linens are also included. Self-service laundry machines are available in the same dorm building for a small fee. Security: There is one resident assistant for each floor - 2 for approximately 30 students. The residence hall is magnetically locked and is only accessible with a coded student ID that each student receives from the RA upon arrival. The campus police station is located across from Marian Hall and the ELS center. After 11 pm vehicles entering campus must show student ID. ***Meningitis Vaccination Notification*** Texas State Public Health Law requires ALL students, 21 years of age and younger, including transfer students, be immunized against bacterial meningitis. Student must receive the immunization at least fourteen days prior to taking up residence in on campus housing. Acceptable evidence of vaccination includes one of the following: "A letter that indicates the month, day, and year of the immunization with the signature stamp of the physician or his/her designee;" or "An official immunization record generated from a local health department translated in English." Please submit evidence of your immunization to the Center for processing. This documentation must be received two weeks before your arrival. If this documentation is not received two weeks prior to student's arrival, it may be delay the entry in to campus housing.

  • Cost per Session
  • $980
  • Occupancy
  • Double
  • Meal Credits
  • No meals included