Cupertino, California, États-Unis

Silicon Valley

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About This Center

ELS/Silicon Valley is located in Cupertino, in the middle of Silicon Valley, which is less than an hour south of San Francisco. The city of Cupertino is a wealthy and safe suburban city of 58,000 people. The region is home to many of the world's largest technology corporations such as Google, Facebook, and Microsoft. It perhaps is best known as home to the worldwide headquarters of Apple, Inc. Forbes magazine ranks it as one of the most educated small towns. Silicon Valley is home to many ELS University Conditional Admission Network partners including long-time and close college partner, De Anza College, which is located just across the street, and the beautiful and serene campus of Foothill College, which is just 10 km away. In addition, other nearby ELS University Conditional Admission Network partners include the College of San Mateo, Ohlone College, West Valley College, Skyline College, and Canada College.

21269 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, California, États-Unis

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Silicon Valley

(408) 865-1164
cup@ELS.edu

  • Partner University
    • De Anza College
  • Housing Options
    • Homestay
    • Student Residence (Off Campus)
  • Center Facilities
    • Center is located in a convenient shopping plaza with restaurants, coffee shops, and movie theater
    • Ample free parking right in front of the Center
    • Bus stop in front of Center offers access to all of Silicon Valley and connects to CalTrain with service to San Francisco
    • Center is next to beautiful Memorial Park with soccer and baseball fields, a jogging path, and amphitheater
    • Center is directly across the street from De Anza College

Housing Options

Homestay

Students enjoy the ELS/Silicon Valley homestay program because the Center hand-selects every family. The host families are kind, involved, and truly care about students. Homestay families provide breakfast and dinner daily, and make an effort to spend time with students so that students get an immersive and personal experience. Students generally take the public bus to and from school and the average commute time is 45-60 minutes. Students are generally placed in Single Rooms, however in busy seasons, students may be placed in Double Rooms.

  • Cost per Session
  • $1412
  • Occupancy
  • Single, Double
  • Meal Credits
  • 14 meals per week

Student Residence (Off Campus)

  • The Park Circle Apartments provides all the comforts of home and the convenience of a short walk to ELS Silicon Valley, De Anza College, the Vallco Shopping Mall, many grocery stores, restaurants, and entertainment such as a movie theater, bowling alley, and two nearby parks. It is also on several bus lines for easy access to the entire Silicon Valley.
    Amenities include:
  • Fully furnished bedrooms and living spaces
  • All linens included
  • Utilities included (water, electric, garbage)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free weekly cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities (coin operated)
  • All cooking and dining utensils included
  • 24-hour on-site/on-call Resident Assistant
  • Lots of outdoor space
    Security: The AEG houses are located in a very safe and affluent residential area. A Resident Assistant is available 24 hours. Each student will receive an Orientation during their first week at the AEG and will be given rules and policies as well as safety information.

  • Cost per Session
  • $1300, $1672
  • Occupancy
  • Single, Double
  • Meal Credits
  • No meals included. Full kitchen provided.

Student Residence (Off Campus)

Note: Due to limited availability for Single and Triple rooms, counselors must contact the Central Admissions Department for approval before submitting an online application.
The Hanford Residence provides all the comforts of home and the convenience of a short walk to ELS/Silicon Valley, De Anza College, the Vallco Shopping Mall, many grocery stores, restaurants, and entertainment such as a movie theater, bowling alley, and two nearby parks. It is also on several bus lines for easy access to the entire Silicon Valley.
Amenities include: -Fully furnished bedrooms and living spaces -All linens included -Utilities included (water, electric, garbage) -Free Wireless internet -Free weekly cleaning service -Laundry facilities (coin operated) -All cooking and dining utensils included -24-hour on-site/on-call Resident Assistant -Lots of outdoor space
Security: The AEG houses are located in a very safe and affluent residential area. A Resident Assistant is available 24 hours. Each student will receive an Orientation during their first week at the AEG and will be given rules and policies as well as safety information.

  • Cost per Session
  • $1672
  • Occupancy
  • Single
  • Meal Credits
  • No meals included. Full kitchen in each student home.