Learn English in the Westwood Los Angeles school near the famous UCLA campus, and down the road from some of the West Coast’s most famous beaches and attractions. For more information check the school website.
  • 9
    Courses
  • 1520 - 2570
    Living Costs per Month
  • About
  • Programmes
  • Facility & Services
  • Social life

Description

Why choose the Los Angeles Westwood school?
  • Study for as long as you’d like with flexible length English courses, from 2 weeks to 52 weeks
  • Learn English for business to enhance your professional resume
  • The Westwood area of Los Angeles borders Beverly Hills and offers a peaceful and student-oriented base with central Los Angeles nearby
  • The school also offers English courses for young learners at the nearby Whittier campus
  • Thinking of studying at a university in the US? Kaplan’s University Placement Service (UPS) uses our extensive academic network to help you gain entry to graduate and undergraduate university courses

Facilities

  • 22 spacious classrooms for group classes
  • Interactive whiteboards are in all classrooms and are able to incorporate various media forms like video and audio
  • 18 computers for use during and after class
  • Wireless access is available throughout the building
  • TOEFL®/GRE®/GMAT® students have access to a study room with multimedia equipment

Services

  • There is no cafeteria, but there are many fast food, mid-range and fine dining establishments surrounding the school
  • Students can purchase a 10 or 15-meal per week add-on package. There is a small restaurant-café conveniently located below the center. 
  • The school has an agreement with a local gym, Equinox. The gym provides membership on a monthly basis to Kaplan students

Accommodation

Student residence

  • Live with fellow students for more independence
  • Most residences are self-catering
  • Socialize and have fun with your new friends
  • Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations

Homestay

  • Live with a local family specially chosen by us
  • Enjoy breakfasts and dinners with the family
  • Practice English daily in an informal situation
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture

Social Programme

  • Shopping: Browse the Stores in West La, the West Coast Shopping Capital
  • Westwood is a walkable area, and there are multiple bus stops a few minutes' walk away.
  • There are many places to eat around the center.

Activities

  • Food & Drink: Enjoy Everything From Fine Dining to the Vibrant Street-food Scene
  • Sports: Join a Local Sports Team, or Watch the La Lakers, La Dodgers, and La Galaxy
  • History: See Historic Sights Such as Hollywood and Beverly Hills
  • Arts & Theatre: Watch a Poetry Slam or a Band at Bluebird Art House
  • Nightlife: Party All Night Long in Some of the Trendiest Clubs Around

Excursions

  • Wildlife: Sunbathe or Surf on the Iconic Beaches of Santa Monica
  • Outdoor Activities: Take a Tour Around Famous Attractions Like Disneyland, Universal Studios, and Sea World