ESL Summer Camp in New York City

English Summer Program at Barnard College 2, 3, or 4-week English Course + Activities

8 student class average; 10 student class maximum

Our New York City English camp at Barnard College is for international teenagers ages 14 to 17. Our classes are taught by highly qualified instructors with a bachelors and/or master/s degree. The program offers two, three, or four weeks of English classes, Cultural Workshops, organized off campus activities in the afternoons, and full-day excursions on the weekends.

CISL’s ESL Camp in New York City offers the following:

  • Classes and accommodations on the safe, beautiful, and centrally located Barnard College campus in Manhattan.
  • Students live and study on a beautiful campus affiliated with one of the most prestigious Ivy League schools in the country.
  • In the heart of Manhattan, close to the best shops, restaurants, and museums of New York.

Course Highlights:

  • CISL-created curriculum actively engages students in their learning process through a project-driven ESL program.
  • All instruction takes place on the university’s campus along with modern facilities students can use.
  • Small class sizes to ensure more one-on-one time with our qualified instructors
  • 20 English lessons per week
  • Classes from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm, 5 days/week
  • 2 Cultural Workshops per week

Students in the ESL camp at Barnard College (New York City) enjoy:

  • Residential accommodations
  • Shared room/shared bath
  • 21 meals per week included
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Laundry facilities (fee payable)

CISL’s prestigious English Camp in New York City provides students with numerous opportunities to explore and enjoy the East Coast of the United States.

  • One of the most exciting ESL camps in the United States: Our activity calendar is packed with events immersing students in social , and cultural activities while providing students a chance to improve their English outside of the classroom
  • Afternoon, evening, and weekend activities allow students to explore the many museums, theaters, restarants and parks of New York
  • Full day Saturday excursions allow students to visit Boston and Washington DC
  • See the Sample NYC Activities Calendar for details on CISL’s exciting activities!
English Camp in New York City Program Details

20 lessons per week: from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm each day

Class levels: 4

Cultural workshops: In addition to English classes Monday-Friday 9:00 am-12:30 pm, on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons 1:30-3:00 pm, students will participate in theme-based Cultural Workshops focused on College Readiness

Note: Class size is an average of 8 students, with a maximum of 10

Barnard College Residence, 21 meals/week


NYC Attractions

Washington DC

Half-day activities plus full day Saturday excursions. See the sample English Camp at NYC activities calendar for details on CISL’s exciting activities!
Airport Transfers
Airport (JFK) Transportation Fee for * Groups: $175 (not included in price). Individuals please contact the Junior Program Director for fee.
NYC Junior Program Daily Schedule
9:00 – 10:40English ClassEnglish ClassEnglish ClassEnglish ClassEnglish ClassFull Day ExcursionsOptional Excursions
10:40 – 11:00BreakBreakBreakBreakBreak
11:00 – 12:30English ClassEnglish ClassEnglish ClassEnglish ClassEnglish Class
12:30 – 13:30LunchLunchLunchLunchLunch
13:30 – 15:00Afternoon ActivitiesCultural workshopsAfternoon ActivitiesCultural workshopsAfternoon Activities
15:00 – 18:00Afternoon and Evening Activities

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For more information regarding CISL’s Junior English programs at Barnard or CISL’s other English camps in the United States, contact our contact the Junior Program Director.