get 5% to 30% lower rates than directly at schools
no agent commissions
international presence
assessment of your visa application
online booking and payment

EF San Francisco

San Francisco, United States
Very Good 4.5
School 5.0
Accommodation 4.0
Course 4.0
Free time activities 5.0
Lola Van Strydenk
I have met so many international students. I now have friends from everywhere!

Modern language school in San Francisco located on a historic cable car line near the city center.


> Newly-renovated interiors include spacious student lounge with incredible views of the Golden Gate Bridge

> Modern classrooms with the latest learning technology

> Organized excursions to Napa Valley, Los Angeles and Santa Cruz

> Walking distance to Pier 39, Union Square and Ghirardelli Square

> 2-minute walk to the nearest public transportation stop

San Francisco’s unforgettable skyline and groundbreaking youth culture have inspired countless songs, books and movies. From the Bohemian scene in Haight-Ashbury to the iconic rise of the Golden Gate Bridge, California’s easygoing arts capital is a city of steep hills and big ideas. Our comfortable Fisherman’s Wharf school is steps from North Beach shops and a cable car ride from exclusive Nob Hill.


EF General Course TOP CHOICE
From 16 years old 15 students per class 1 lesson — 40 minutes
Course starts every Monday and is for all language levels

Gain a sound understanding of a language through a wellrounded course.

This carefully composed course is designed to help you move up one course level of ability every six weeks. EF’s General Course includes 26 morning & afternoon lessons weekly, blending classroom and teacher- guided lessons in iLab (total tuition time of 17 hours, 20 minutes). The focus is on communicating clearly in everyday language.

14 General Language Lessons

4 Special Interest Lessons

6 Teacher-Led iLab Lessons

1 Lecture (Double Lesson)

Minutes per lesson: 40.


You can check out other accommodation options on Airbnb. Grab $20 for your first trip!

EF Homestay

40 minutes from school walking
Minimum age — 16
Half board

Experience maximum cultural exchange by living with welcoming hosts in a private home. Gain insight into local culture, pick up expressions with greater ease and return home with a more authentic accent.

Enjoy breakfast and dinner with your hosts on weekdays, and all meals on the weekend.

EF Homestays are typically in residential neighborhoods throughout the city, conveniently located near public transporation. Homestay hosts are carefully selected and we connect with them regularly to ensure their home is suitable and our students are happy. Many EF Homestay Hosts have been welcoming our students for years.

half board

EF The Hub Residence

30 minutes from school on public transport
Minimum age — 16
Breakfast only

Live in the heart of your destination city alongside EF students from over 100 countries. Enjoy easy access to your school by public transportation – as well as the city’s shopping, restaurants and sport facilities. Residences vary, but often offer Wi-Fi internet access, meal plans and more.


Lifehack: download Uber (an app that enables you to request a taxi from your smartphone) and get $20 for your first trip by using promocode r19ur


Flight is not included. We recommend you book your flight only after you get a visa to your destination country or make sure that you don't need one. Ticket price is for your information only.


July 2014
very good

I have met so many international students. I now have friends from everywhere!

About school

2748 Hyde Street, San Francisco, CA , 94109, United States
Average age: 19
    Price calculation
    Price calculation
    Select course date and duration
    courses start on Mondays
    for weeks
    Accommodation and food
    School fees
    Continue to booking
    • Free booking cancellation
    • Pay later
    • Free certificate