CISL Dates & Prices

Courses

Adult Programs

2020 San Diego Courses (For ages 17+)

English ProgramsLesson Per WkLesson TimesPrice per week (starts any Monday)
234-78-1213-2425+
General English
Standard20am$360$350$345$340$320$315
Standard Plus (F1)21.8am/pm$360$350$345$340$320$315
Intensive (F1)28am/pm$445$435$430$425$405$400
Afternoon Elective8pm$175$175$175$175$175$175
Premier English (max 4 students per class)
Executive English20am$755$750$745$735$735$735
Executive Intensive (F1)28am/pm$855$850$845$835$835$835
English for Engineers20am$755$750$745$735$735$735
Aviation English20am$755$750$745$735$735$735
Test PreparationLesson Per WkLesson TimesPrice per week (start dates vary)
4 wks6 wks7 wks9 wks11 wks
B1 PET20amX$2,390XXX
B2 FCE20amXXX$3,860$4,595
B2 FCE Intensive (F1)28am/pmXXX$4,155$5,080
C1 CAE20am$1,900X$3,388$3,860$4,595
C1 CAE Intensive (F1)28am/pmXX$3,542$4,155$5,080
TOEFL20am$1,420$2,125XXX
TOEIC20amX$2,125XXX
IELTS20amX$2,280XX$4,185
Private LessonsTime1 lesson5 lessons10 lessons15 lessons20 lessons
Standard Private
(50 minutes per lesson)
To be arranged$90$395$7501,0851,445
Executive Private
(50 minutes per lesson)
$95$435$8601,1651,500
Family ProgramCost
Contact school for additional details as cost is dependent on family size
Other ProgramsPlacement FeeCourse**Total CISL Cost**
Career English Package*$1,360$2,070+$3,430+
Academic Year Program (AYP)$1,360$6,480+$7,840+
University Pathway$1,360$5,100+$6,460+

San Francisco

Maximum of 5 students per class
start dates: every week of the year
Minimum age: 18
17 hours 55 minutes

Fees 2020

English Language Training for Global Success

Architecture of the Language

09.00 - 09.50
Accuracy allows the professional to communicate effectively: to be convincing, to be inspiring and to lead from the front.

Clarity of Spoken Interaction

09.50 - 10.45
Careful and detailed work to master pronunciation skills allows the learner to be understood and to operate on an equal basis with native speakers in a variety of situations such as debates, negotiations, meetings and presentations.

Writing Effective Professional Communication

11.00 - 11.50
Develops cogent phraseology which is needed for effective written communications from emails, letters, summaries to a detailed report. Important for presenting arguments and making an impact and achieving clarity of communication.

Leadership Skills

12.00 - 13.00
To present arguments clearly and inspire the audience, whether internal colleagues or external audiences. Collaboration skills for achieving consensus which gives professional relationships the best opportunity to thrive and which encourages high performance.

Total price per week $775.00

50 minutes
Tutorial – one to one lesson for specific purposes

Total price including 5 tutorials per week $1280.00


  • For a one week course, please add a supplement of $120
  • For a course of 12 weeks or longer there is a reduction of $113 per week
  • Additional one-to-one lessons can be booked as required
  • Homestay accommodation including breakfast and dinner $380 per week


Address: 605 Market Street, Suite 1400, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
Phone: +1 415 495 7470

2020 San Diego Accommodations

Homestay2 wks only3 wks only4+ wks
(cost per week)
+ nights
Homestay
Homestay - breakfast & dinner$755$1,000$315/wk$60
Homestay - breakfast only$650$900$275/wk$55
Executive Homestay
Private room & bath / Breakfast & dinner$830$1,105$350/wk$70
Residences2 wks only3 wks only4+ wks
(cost per week)
+ nights*
State Street
Private room/private bath - small single$980$1,250$315/wk$50
Private room/private bath - large single$1,025$1,350$340/wk$55
Private room/private bath - matched$N/A$780+$250/wk$40
Private room/private bath - large shared$555+$765+$195/wk$35
Gaslamp
Loft single$1,180$1,560$395/wk$65
Matched roomN/A$870+$225/wk$45
Shared room$615+$825+$215/wk$40
Broadway
Studio$1,265$1,700$430$70
Small 1 Bedroom$1,420$1,900$480$75
Large 1 Bedroom$1,530$2,050$515$75
2 Bedroom$1,750$2,350$590$85

2020 San Francisco Accommodations

DESCRIPTION AND AMENITIES

PRICE INFORMATION*

Price per weekAdditional nights
Breakfast & Dinner$380/wk$60
Breakfast Only$340/wk$55

*All prices are per person

Note: For arrivals between June 1 and August 31, 2020, there will be an additional $25 per week summer surcharge. Please arrive by 21:30 on your first day. Prices for a shared bedroom or a private bathroom are available upon request. For special dietary needs add $25 per week.

CONTACT INFORMATION

711 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: (415) 359-9042
usastudentresidences.com


DESCRIPTION AND AMENITIES

  • A 15-minute walk to CISL San Francisco.
  • Rooms include a small refrigerator, microwave, free Wi-Fi, and cable TV
  • Breakfast is served daily: pancakes, toast, oatmeal, juices, coffee/tea, and fruit
  • Weekly linen and housekeeping service provided.
  • Common areas for students include a large lounge with billiards and foosball tables, fully equipped community kitchen, library, and yoga studio.
  • Coin-operated laundry and free laundry soap available.
  • Weekly student activities offered.

PRICE INFORMATION*

USA Stundent ResidencePrice per night
1 – 29 nights30 nights or more
Private Room
Private bath$130$67
Shared bath$112$58
Shared Room
Private bath$84$44
Shared bath$69$36

*All prices are per person, per night. Prices subject to change.

Additional Fees: The following fees are to be paid directly to the residence upon arrival: security deposit of $300 (refundable), key deposit of $25 (refundable), and cleaning fee of $25 (not refundable). All fees are per person.
Notes: Minimum stay is seven nights.

CONTACT INFORMATION

112 Columbus Avenue,
Jackson Square
San Francisco, CA 94133
Phone: (415) 500-4950
columbusresidence.com


DESCRIPTION AND AMENITIES

  • A 10-minute walk to CISL San Francisco.
  • Located 2 blocks from the Financial District.
  • Each room has complimentary Wi-Fi and DSL, mini-fridge, and telephone with voicemail.
  • DSL Satellite TVincluded.
  • There is a fully-equipped community kitchen and a sink and microwave station on each floor.
  • Kikko coffee vending machine for espresso, cappuccino, and latte are available.
  • Laundry room with 8 washers and dryers on premise.
  • Weekly maid service included.
  • Linens provided (towels not provided).
  • Includes 24 hour front desk concierge and security with surveillance cameras.

PRICE INFORMATION*

Columbus ResidencePrice per night
1 – 29 nights30 nights or more
Private Room
Private bath$128$95
Shared bath$60 - $70$43 - $50
Shared Room
Private bath$64$48
Shared bath$49$38

*All prices are per person, per night. Prices subject to change.


Additional Fees: The following fees are to be paid directly to the residence upon arrival: security deposit of $400 for private rooms and $250 per person for shared rooms (refundable), key deposit of $25.00 (refundable), cleaning fee of $25.00 (non-refundable). Students may purchase a towel and washcloth at the front desk for $12.

Notes: Stays shorter than 30 nights include the San Francisco city tax and are only available May 1 through September 30, 2020.

CONTACT INFORMATION

1870 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: (415) 474-6200
monroeresidenceclub.com


DESCRIPTION AND AMENITIES

  • Travel time to CISL San Francisco is 30 minutes walkingdistance or 20 - 30 minutes using public transportation.
  • Rooms include private or shared bathroom, cable TV, mini refrigerator, telephone with switchboard message service, and wireless internet.
  • Features: television lounge, game room,study room, polished mahogany fireplace, and laundry room.
  • Meals: Monday-Saturday: American-style breakfast and 4 course dinner Sunday: Brunch meal served
  • Maid service provided Monday through Friday.
  • Cooking is not allowed.

PRICE INFORMATION*

Monroe ResidencePrice per night
Premier**Standard
Private Room
Private bath$90$71
Shared bath$83$69
Shared Room
Private bath$57$46
Shared bath$53$45

*All prices are per person, per night. Prices subject to change.

** Remodeled room with hardwood floors

Notes: Minimum stay is seven nights. No security deposit, no key deposit, no cleaning fee.

CONTACT INFORMATION

629 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: (415) 474-6698
sheldonhotelsf.com


DESCRIPTION AND AMENITIES

  • A 15-minute walk to CISL San Francisco.
  • Located 2 blocks from Union Square.
  • All rooms include mini-refrigerators, a study desk, and private bathrooms.
  • Free Wi-Fi and cable TV included.
  • Weekly linen and housekeeping service provided.
  • Community kitchen and small laundry room available.

PRICE INFORMATION*

Sheldon HotelPrice per night
30 nights or more
Private Room/ private bath
Medium$67
Large$74

*All prices are per person, per night. Prices subject to change.


Additional Fee: $25 one time cleaning fee is to be paid upon arrival.
Notes: For 1 – 29 nights, please contact school for a quote.

Junior Programs

2020 Summer Programs (For ages 13-17)

All Junior Courses Include:

  • 24 hour supervision
  • Full Activities Program
  • Wifi
  • Full Room and Board
  • Course Certificate and Final Report

All Campus Summer programs:

For airport transfer fees please contact [email protected] for LMU, USD,
Yale, LUC, and Georgetown programs and [email protected] for UC Berkeley program.

Loyola University - Chicago
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
Summer Loyola Chicago Campus
2 weeksJune 28
July 5/12/19
July 12/19/26
August 2
$3,985LUC Residence with 21
meals per week
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 28
July 5/12
July 19/26
August 2
$5,725
4 weeksJune 28
July 5
July 26
August 2
$7,595
excursions
Loyola Marymount University - Los Angeles
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
Summer LMU Campus
2 weeksJune 28/July 5/12July 12/19/26$3,985LMU Residence with 21
meals per week
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 28/July 5July 19/26$5,725
4 weeksJune 28July 26$7,595
Summer LMU Campus + California Coastal Trip
2 weeks + TripJune 28July 17$5,795LMU Residence with 21
meals per week
Trip: double/triple room in hotel;
no meals included
4 half day ,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity + Trip
3 weeks + TripsJune 28July 26$7,725
Georgetown University - Washington, D.C.
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
Summer Georgetown Campus
2 weeksJune 28/July 5/12July 12/19/26$3,985Georgetown Residence
with 21 meals per week
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 28/July 5July 19/26$5,725
4 weeksJune 28July 26$7,595
Yale University - New Haven
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
Summer Yale Campus
2 weeksJune 28
July 5/12/19
July 12/19/26
August 2
$4,425Yale Residence
with 21 meals per week
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 28
July 5/12
July 19/26
August 2
$6,485
4 weeksJune 28
July 5
July 26
August 2
$8,545
UC Berkeley - San Francisco
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
Summer UC Berkeley Campus
2 weeksJuly 5/12/19July 19/26
August 1
$5,500UC Berkeley Residence
with 21 meals per week
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
2 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJuly 5/12July 26
August 1
$8,250
4 weeksJuly 5August 1$11,000
excursionsexcursions
University of San Diego - San Diego
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
Summer USD Campus
2 weeksJune 28
July 5/12/19/26
July 12/19/26
August 2/9
$3,985USD Residence with 21
meals per week
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 28
July 5/12/19
July 19/August 2/9$5,725
4 weeksJune 28
July 5/12
July 26
August 2/9
$7,595
Summer USD Campus + California Coastal Trip
2 weeks + TripJune 28July 17$5,795Campus: USD Residence with 21
meals per week
Trip: double/triple room in hotel;
no meals included
4 half day ,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity + Trip
3 weeks + TripsJune 28July 26$7,725
Summer Homestay at USD
2 weeksJune 28
July 5/12/19/26
July 12/19/26
August 2 or 9
$3,260Double Room with 14
meals per week with host family.
Lunch will be provided
Monday-Friday at USD,
and lunch and dinner will be provided
on Saturday excursions.
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 28
July 5/12/19
July 19/26
August 2 or 9
$4,610
4 weeksJune 28
July 5/12
July 26
August 2 or 9
$5,945
July Homestay at USD + California Coastal Trip
2 weeks + TripJune 28July 17$5,260Homestay: See room and board for homestay above
Trip: double/triple room in hotel;
no meals included
4 half day ,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity + Trip
3 weeks + TripsJune 28July 26$6,610

2021 Junior Winter Homestay

  • 2 weeks: Start – Jan 3/10/17; End – Jan 17/24/31 – $2,800
  • 3 weeks Start – Jan 3/10; End – Jan 24/31 – $3,995

2020 HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

Converse International School of languages is only closed on certain national holidays. Except for private lessons, no credit or make-up time will be granted for lessons lost because of holidays.

  • January 1, 2020: New Year’s Day
  • February 17, 2020: President’s Day
  • May 25, 2020: Memorial Day
  • July 4, 2020: Independence Day
  • September 7, 2020: Labor Day
  • November 26 + 27, 2020: Thanksgiving
  • December 24 + 25, 2020: Christmas
  • January 1, 2021: New Year’s Day

All dates, prices, and courses subject to change.