CISL Dates & Prices

Courses

San Diego

English ProgramsLesson TimesLessons/ week2 weeks3 weeks4-7 weeks8-12 weeks13-24 weeks25+ weeks
GENERAL ENGLISH
Standardam20$355$345$340$335$315$310
Standard Plus (F1)am/pm21.8$355$345$340$335$315$310
Intensiveam/pm28$440$430$425$420$400$395
Afternoon Electivepm8$135$135$135$135$135$135
PREMIER ENGLISH
Executive Englisham20$755$750$745$735$735$735
Executive English Intensiveam/pm28$855$850$845$835$835$835
English for Engineersam/pm20$755$750$745$735$735$735
Aviation Englisham/pm20$755$750$745$735$735$735
Private LessonsTimes1 lesson5 lessons10 lessons15 lessons20 lessons
Standard Private Lessonsto be arranged$85$385$725$1085$1445
Executive Private Lessons$85$425$850$1155$1500

Note: All lessons are 50 minutes. Minimum of two weeks enrollment. Prices include books & materials. 

Test PreparationLesson TimesLessons/weekPrice per session (start dates vary)
4 weeks6 weeks7 weeks9 weeks11 weeks
PETam20X$2360XXX
FCEam20XXX$3812$4538
FCE Intensiveam/pm28XXX$4109$5022
CAEam20XX$3388$3812$4538
CAE Intensiveam/pm28XX$3542$4109$5022
TOEFLam20$1420$2125XXX
TOEICam20X$2125XXX
IELTS (San Diego only)am20X$2280XXX
Test Preparation Start Dates (CISL San Diego)
Course4 weeks6 weeks8 weeks9 weeks11 weeks
FCEXXXJan 8, Apr 9, June 18, Oct 1Mar 26, Sep 17
CAEXXJan 2Apr 9, June 18, Oct 1Mar 26, Sep 17
TOEFLJun 4, July 2, Nov 26Jan 8, Feb 26, Apr 16, Aug 13, Oct 8XXX
IELTSXJan 7, Feb 18, July 1, Aug 12, Sep 23XXX
EXAM DATES
PETJun 6
FCEMar 11 - 15; Jun 10 - 14; Aug 19 - 23; Dec 2 - 6
CAEFeb 25 - Mar 1; Jun 10 - 14; Aug 19 - 23; Dec 2 - 6
Other ProgramsFeeCourse Price
Career English$1350Course price must be added to the fee and will vary depending on the number of weeks and type of class chosen. Minimum number of weeks required.
Academic Year Program$1350
University Pathway$1350

San Francisco

English ProgramsLesson TimesLessons/ week2 weeks3 weeks4-7 weeks8-12 weeks13-24 weeks25+ weeks
GENERAL ENGLISH
Standardam20$475$445$430$415$400$385
Standard Plusam/pm21.8$475$445$430$415$400$385
Intensiveam/pm28$625$595$580$565$550$535
Afternoon Electivepm8$150$150$150$150$150$150
PREMIER ENGLISH
Global Success Englisham20$760$710$695$680$680$680
Global Success Intensiveam/pm28$910$860$845$830$830$830

  No Application Fee For Global Success

Individualized LearningTimesLessons per WeekCost per Lesson
Private Lessons (50 minutes per lesson)to be arrangedto be arranged$85 on campus
$65 online
Private Lessons - Premier English5 lessons10 lessons15 lessons20 lessons
$425$850$1,275$1,700
Test PreparationLesson TimesLessons/weekPrice per session (start dates vary)
4 weeks6 weeks9 weeks
CAEam20XX$3735
TOEFLam20$1720$2580X
Test Preparation Start Dates (CISL San Francisco)
Course4 weeks6 weeks9 weeks
CAEXXMarch 18, October 14
TOEFLJuly 1January 7, April 22, September 23X
EXAM DATES
CAEMay 18, December 14
Other ProgramsFeeCourse Price
Career English$1350Course price must be added to the fee and will vary depending on the number of weeks and type of class chosen. Minimum number of weeks required.
Academic Year Program$1350
University Pathway$1350

Junior

2019 JUNIOR COURSES (For ages 13-17)

All JuniorCourses Include:

  • 24 hour supervision
  • Afternoon Cultural Workshops
  • Full Activities Program

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.

Summer 2019 Loyola University Campus - Chicago
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
2 weeksJune 30/July 7/14July 14/21/28$3,895LUC Residence with 21
meals per week
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 30/July 7July 21/28$5,690
4 weeksJune 30July 28$7,495
Summer 2019 UC Berkeley Campus - San Francisco
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
2 weeksJuly 7/14/21July 21/28/August 3$4,500UC Berkeley Residence with 21 meals per week4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
2 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJuly 7/14July 28/August 3$6,750
4 weeksJuly 7July 28$8,950
Summer 2019 Yale Campus - New Haven
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
2 weeksJune 30/July 7/14/21July 14/21/28
August 4
$4,295Yale Residence with 21 meals per week4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 30/July 7/14July 14/21/28$6,295
4 weeksJune 30/July 7August 4$8,295
Summer 2019 Yale Campus - New Haven
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceAccommodationsActivities/Excursions
2 weeksJune 30/July 7/14July 14/21/28$3,895LMU Residence with 21 meals per week4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 30/ July 7July 21/28$5,690
4 weeksJune 30July 28$7,495
*2 weeks + TripJuly 7July 26$5,795LMU Residence with 21 meals per week;
Trip: double/triple room in hotel;
no meals included
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and 1 afternoon campus activity + Trip
*3 weeks + Trip
June 30July 26$7,595

Loyola Marymount University: *For students doing 2 or 3 weeks + Trip, final date of the program is July 26, 2019. Students must plan on departing this day.

Summer 2019 Georgetown Campus - Washington, D.C.
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
2 weeksJune 30/July 7/14July 14/21/28$3,885Georgetown Residence with 21
meals per week
5 half day excursions and 1 full day excursion
3 weeksJune 30/July 7July 21/28$5,620
4 weeksJune 30July 28$7,420

Georgetown University: An overnight sightseeing trip to NYC is included for those students attending the program dates during the third week of July 2019. All meals and accommodation are included.

University of San Diego Campus - San Diego
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
2 weeksJune 30
July 7/14/21/28
July 14/21/28
August 4 or 11
$3,870USD Residence with 21 meals per week4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion and
1 afternoon campus activity
3 weeksJune 30
July 7/14/21
July 21/28
August 4 or 11
$5,560
4 weeksJune 30
July 7/14
July 28
August 4 or 11
$7,385
2 weeks + TripJune 30July 19$5,770USD Residence with 21 meals per week;
Trip: double/triple
room in hotel;
no meals included
4 half day excursions,
1 full day excursion
and 1 afternoon campus
activity + Trip
3 wks + TripJune 30July 28$7,460

University of San Diego: * There is a 3-day weekend trip to Los Angeles for Summer USD Program students attending the program during the dates of July 26,27,28 of 2019. Students must plan to depart San Diego August 4 or 11, 2019. If students wish to depart on July 28, 2019 it must be from LAX. This 3-day trip is included in the program fees for the campus students, however there are additional fees for Summer USD Homestay students. Contact [email protected] for more information. Local bus/trolley pass is included with the USD Homestay programs. For LAX Transportation fee contact [email protected].

University of San Diego - July Homestay
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/Excursions
2 weeksJune 30
July 7/14/21/28
July 14/21/28
August 4 or 11
$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 30
July 7/14/21
July 21/28
August 4 or 11
$4,610
4 weeksJune 30; July 7July 28
August 4 or 11
$5,945
2 wks + TripJune 30July 20$5,160
3 wks + TripJune 30July 28$6,510
University of San Diego - July Homestay
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/ExcursionsLocal transit fee (per person)
2 weeksJan 6/13/20January 20/27
February 3
$2,710Homestay: Double Room with 14 meals per week5 half day and 1 full day excursionIncluded
3 weeksJanuary 6/13January 27
February 3
$3,915Included
4 weeksJanuary 6February 3$4,915Included
2 wks + TripJanuary 6January 25$5,120Homestay: Double Room with 14 meals per week
Trip: double/triple/quad room in hotel;
no meals included
5 half day and 1 full day excursion + TripIncluded

San Diego January Homestay: Local bus/trolley pass is included. For LAX Transportation fee contact [email protected].

University of San Diego - July Homestay
DurationArrival DatesDeparture DatesPriceRoom and BoardActivities/ExcursionsLocal transit fee (per person)
2 weeksJan 6/13/20January 20/27
February 2
$3,650The Monroe Residence with 13 meals per weekWeekly activities and
Saturday excursion
Included
3 weeksJanuary 6/13January 27
February 2
$5,475
4 weeksJanuary 6February 2$7,300

San Francisco January Residence: There are three afternoon Cultural Workshops included each week. For SFO transportation fee contact [email protected].

2019 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, 2019: New Year’s Day
  • February 18, 2019: President’s Day
  • May 27, 2019: Memorial Day
  • July 4, 2019: Independence Day
  • September 2, 2019: Labor Day
  • November 28 + 29, 2019: Thanksgiving
  • December 24 + 25, 2019: Christmas
  • January 1, 2020: New Year’s Day

All dates, prices, and courses subject to change.

Accommodation

San Diego Homestay**Price per week
2 weeks3 weeks4+ weeks+ nights
Homestay (breakfast & dinner)$755$1000$315/wk$60
Homestay (breakfast only)$650$900$275$55
Executive Homestay
(half-board, private bath)
$830$1105$350$70
Student Residences**Price per week
2 weeks3 weeks4+ weeks+ nights
Vantaggio State - small single$865$1190$300/wk$45
Vantaggio State - large single$920$1240$315/wk$50
Vantaggio State - matchedN/A$770$205/wk$35
Vantaggio State - shared$540$765$195/wk$30
Vantaggio Gaslamp - loft single$1140$1555$395/wk$60
Vantaggio Gaslamp - matchedN/A$865$220/wk$40
Vantaggio Gaslamp - shared$610$850$215/wk$35
J Street/Island Inn - small single$885$1210$310/wk$45
J Street/Island Inn - large single$895$1240$315/wk$45

† Price per person; **Vantaggio and Homestay only, per week, arrivals July 1- August 31

Other ChargesFee
Application Fee*$135
Accommodation Placement*$75
Summer Homestay Surcharge**$25
Special Dietary Needs***$25
Books/Materials$0
Credit Card Fees$0
Airport Transfer (one way)$80
Express Mail$60
Cambridge Exam Fee (FCE or CAE)$350
Cambridge Exam Fee (PET)$200
TOEFL Exam Fee$195
Vantaggio Security Deposit$500
Vantaggio Cleaning Fee - required$30 - $60
J Street/Island Inn Security Deposit$200
J Street/Island Inn Cleaning - optional$40/wk

*Non-refundable; **Homestay only, per week, arrivals June 2 – August 31; ***Homestay only, per week; All dates, prices, and courses subject to change.

San Francisco Homestay**Price per week
2 weeks3 weeks4+ weeks+ nights
Homestay (half-board)$395$355$340$60
Homestay (breakfast only)$370$325$300$55
Student ResidencesPrice per week
1-29 nights30 nights or more
Monroe Residence
private room - private bath$90$90
private room - shared bath$83$83
shared room - private bath$47$47
shared room - shared bath$45$45
Columbus Residence
private room - private bath$170  Special rate-> $141$98  Special rate-> $95
private room - shared bath$116  Special rate-> $66 - $77$55  Special rate-> $43 - $50
shared room - private bath$123  Special rate-> $71$49  Special rate-> $48
shared room - shared bath$91    Special rate-> $54$42  Special rate-> $38
USA Student Residence
private room - private bathFor 1-29 nights, please
contact school
for a quote.
$66
private room - shared bath$57
shared room - private bath$43
shared room - shared bath$34
Sheldon Hotel
private room - private bath - medium$125
$67
private room - shared bath - large$142$74

All dates, prices, and courses subject to change.

Other ChargesFee
Application Fee*$135
Accommodation Placement*$75
Summer Homestay Surcharge**$25
Special Dietary Needs***$25
Books/Materials$0
Credit Card Fees$0
Airport Transfer (one way)$90 - $130
Express Mail$60 - $125
Cambridge Exam Fee$350
TOEFL Exam Fee$195
Residence Security Deposit$250 - $400
Residence Cleaning Fee*$25

*Placement between December 15 and January 15 is limited **Homestay only, per week, arrivals June 1 – August 31 ***Homestay only, per week