High School Students

English Today High School Program

The English Today High School program is designed for students 15-17 years old who are interested in building English language skills and exploring American culture. With a combination of classes and extracurricular activities, we’ll help you explore life on a university campus and the Greater Boston area. 

Dates and Deadlines

Program Dates July 14 - August 2, 2019
Application Deadline June 1 *late applications accepted for additional fee
Payment Deadline June 15
Classes Begin July 15
Classes End August 2

Program Costs

Application Fee - $65, collected at time of application

Tuition Deposit - $100, collected at the time of application
This deposit is deducted from the total tuition cost, but is not refundable if you choose to withdraw your application.

Shipment Fees
If you need an I-20 from Tufts for your visa application, you will need to register for a free account with University Express Mail Service to assist with international shipping. Shipping costs vary according to the country you reside in. You will receive additional instructions for UEMS from our office once you have completed your application.

English Today High School - $4,500
Optional Afternoon Workshop - $400
The all-inclusive fee includes tuition, housing in a double room, meals, airport transfers, health insurance, and many activities.

Refund Policy

If you choose to withdraw from the program between June 15 and the start of your program we offer an 80% tuition refund.

Curriculum and Activities

Core Class

The core class meets weekday mornings from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Learn to strengthen your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a small, personalized classroom environment through interactive and engaging in-class activities.

Extracurricular Activities

During afternoons and weekends you will have the opportunity to participate in excursions off campus to explore the Greater Boston area. During the evenings our staff will plan a variety of activities including sports and library time. 

Afternoon Workshop

All students are invited to participate in an optional workshop program for an additional fee. The workshop meets on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons and provides additional English language preparation activities. Students who choose this option will not participate in the afternoon excursions in Boston on those days.