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Bournemouth Boston 2013


EF Boston •

Great international atmosphere

Close to city center

Many programs to choose from

Beautiful, historic building and 17 acre campus

Ages: suitable for 16 and up

# of students: 500 – 1200 (at summer peak)


EF Boston City • •

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America’s academic center – home of Harvard, MIT, and over 65 other universities Population: over 600,000 people in the city, 4.5 million in the Greater Boston Area Climate: Four distinct seasons with cold, snowy winters, mild springs, hot summers and beautiful, colorful autumn Culture: a diverse American city with famous professional sports teams (Go Red Sox!), famous museums, lots of shows and concerts


EF Boston Location • • • •

Many restaurants, shops and bars within walking distance from the school Public facilities across the street for soccer, baseball, basketball and tennis Short walk to 2 gyms Short walk to Boston College and short bus ride to Harvard and Boston University


EF Boston Location • Located in the Brighton neighborhood of Boston • 3 miles to the city center, 20 minutes by bus or subway (Boston College stop on Green Line ‘B’ train) • Short walk to bus or subway • Logan International Airport is 30 minutes away by car and 1.5 hours by public transportation


EF Boston School Facilities • • • • • • • • •

Activities Office Housing office Internship office Wireless Wi-Fi Cafeteria Outdoor seating Student lounge Lecture Hall 17-acres of land


EF Boston Academics • • • • • • • • • • •

Academic office University Preparation Advisors 4 iLabs with 64 computers, 20 iPads Range of Efekta materials Lecture Hall with WiFi open 24-hours Popular SPIN classes include Creative Writing, Current Events Hospitality and Business, TOEFL MBE Program All UP programs offered (UFY, PreMa and PreMBA) Volunteership Program Business Language Program Cambridge Exams and TOEFL Exam offered


EF Boston Internships • • • • • • • • •

Examples of past placements: Allston/Brighton Community Development Corporation, Cleveland Circle Travel, Hunneman Realty, Best Western Terrace Inn, accounting firms, Franklin Park Zoo, Huntington Theater, Sheraton, Hostelling International


EF Boston Accommodation • Large homestay program • International Villas • Average travel time to school is 60 minutes by public transportation • Bus/subway pass is $15 per week or $59 for monthly unlimited rides • International House Residence with dorms in the school building. Multi, twin or single rooms are available


EF Boston Activities • Monthly and weekly activity calendars • Mix of local activities, day trips and weekend excursions • Activities include: aquarium, museums, billiards, ping pong, movies, soccer, basketball, American Football, photo contests, talent shows, shopping, Red Sox and Celtics games • Student parties include: Welcome Dances, Halloween, Valentine’s Day, Prom, Boat Cruise, International Day • Examples of excursions: Cape Cod day trip, Six Flags Amusement Park, Wrentham Outlet shopping, Salem day trip, Newport day trip, New York City day trip, Skiing/Snowboarding, NYC weekend, Niagara Falls weekend, Washington DC weekend..


EF Boston Essential info • Transportation pass is $18/ Week, $70/ Month • Lunch cards are $50 for 10 lunches • Address:

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200 Lake Street Brighton MA 02135 USA

Tel: +1 617.746.1700 Emergency number: +1 617.746.1700 (8 a.m. – midnight) +1 617.746.1765 (midnight – 8 a.m.)


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