ELS Lake Charles is located on the campus of McNeese State University in the safe community of Lake Charles, one of the fastest-growing cities in Louisiana. For more information check the school website.
  • 3
  • 900 - 1400
    Living Costs per Month
  • About
  • Programmes
  • Facility & Services
  • Social life


Southwest Louisiana’s unique culture and warm, sunny climate will make you feel at home while you enjoy restaurants, live music, and outdoor sports.

Preparation Programmes

English preparation programmes


  • Computer lab
  • Campus bookstore
  • Convenience store on campus
  • Laundry facilities on campus
  • Coffee shop


  • Homestay
  • Student Residence (On Campus)


  • Festival Capital of Louisiana: Known as the Festival Capital of Louisiana, Lake Charles is home to over 75 fairs and festivals throughout the year.
  • Museums and Cultural Attractions: The Southwest Louisiana region offers art galleries and shows, live music, the Henning Cultural Center, and seven local museums.


  • Creole Nature Trail All-American Road: Explore this route through wildlife habitats, swamps, and Gulf beaches.

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