ELS San Francisco North Bay is located on the campus of Dominican University of California in the picturesque Northern California city of San Rafael. For more information check the school website.
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  • 1100 - 1600
    Living Costs per Month
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San Rafael, easily accessible to San Francisco by bus and ferry, is safe and beautiful, with many chances to experience American culture as well as to explore nature.


  • Free e-mail & Internet Access
  • Campus Facility Access
  • Gymnasium, outdoor pool, tennis, weight room
  • Computer center, music practice room


  • Student Residence (On Campus)
  • Homestay
  • Student Residence (Off Campus)


  • Muir Woods National Monument: Visit Californias beloved 115-meter redwood forest, only 30 minutes north of San Francisco.
  • Alcatraz: This former penitentiary now a museum sits on a small island in the heart of San Francisco Bay.
  • Six Flags Discovery Kingdom: This theme park offers sensational wildlife exhibits and shows, including the only swim with dolphins program in Northern California.

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