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2014

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FLS English Programs


Academic English
36 lessons per week
18 6 6 6

TOEFL / SAT / GRE / GMAT / TOEIC / IELTS Preparation

English Language Programs:


Academic English
Our most powerful program, Academic English has six hours per day of quality language instruction, including two electives and a daily Academic Workshop. Its the perfect option for students desiring to transfer to an American college or university or quickly attain English fluency.

36 lessons per week


18 12 6

Intensive English
30 lessons per week
18 6 6

Intensive English
This popular program offers three different classes each day. In addition to a Core Class, students take a focused elective on a specific skill or topic and an Academic Workshop to round out the school day.

General English
24 lessons per week
18 6

General English
This stimulating combination of the Core Class and a daily Academic Workshop, such as our pronunciation clinic, conversation club, American music workshop and more, will take students English skills to new levels.

Vacation English
18 lessons per week
18

Vacation English
This program offers complete instruction in the basics of English while still allowing plenty of time for fun and exploration. Note: Not available for students on an F-1 visa.

Core Class Elective Class Test Prep Class Academic Workshop

Premium Test Prep Programs:


TOEFL Preparation
Open to students in FLS Level 5 and above, this course will help you master proven TOEFL test strategies and improve your score in all sections of the iBT.

TOEIC Preparation
Open to students in FLS Level 5 and above, this course will help you master proven TOEIC test strategies and improve your score in all sections of the TOEIC.

IELTS Preparation
Open to students in FLS Level 5 and above, this course will help you master proven IELTS test strategies and improve your score in all sections of the IELTS.

SAT Preparation
Open to students in FLS Level 7 and above, this course includes instruction in the writing, verbal and quantitative sections of the exam. You may also substitute an English elective for part of your course.

GMAT Preparation
Open to students in FLS Level 7 and above, this course includes instruction in the writing, analytical and quantitative sections of the exam. You may also substitute an English elective for part of your course.

GRE Preparation
Open to students in FLS Level 7 and above, this course includes instruction in the writing, verbal and quantitative sections of the exam. You may also substitute an English elective for part of your course.

The FLS Advantage


FLS programs are structured to be the most effective way to learn English. Our
English Language Programs include both integrated classes, involving all language skills together, and specialized classes that allow students a variety of practice and study. Students agree that the FLS approach maximizes learning and enjoyment during their programs.

2014 Preferred Start Dates:


January 13, 2014 February 10, 2014 March 10, 2014 April 7, 2014 May 5, 2014

FLS Class Definitions:


Core Class
Our classic integrated skill class offered in nine levels of difficulty, the Core Class includes instruction in listening, speaking, reading and writing in a communicative style. Students also benefit from readers, Language Extension Days and our English Everywhere tools. (3 hours per day).

June 2, 2014 June 30, 2014 July 28, 2014 August 25, 2014 September 22, 2014 October 20, 2014 November 17, 2014 December 15, 2014

Elective Classes
Focusing on specific skills and topics, our wide range of electives let you customize your study program with choices like American Culture, Slang, Public Speaking, English Through Film and many more. (1 hour per day).

Academic Workshops
Our lab-style workshop hours offer a range of academic options, including Pronunciation Clinics, Conversation Clubs, Homework Labs, Computer Labs, and more. (1 hour per day).

Students may start any Monday.

Premium Test Preparation Classes


Available for students in advanced levels of the FLS English program, our comprehensive test preparation classes cover all of the skills necessary to succeed on the TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, GMAT, GRE and SAT. (2 hours per day).

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English Everywhere
A unique part of the FLS core program, English Everywhere centers around the Hot Sheet, a quick reference for all the key vocabulary, idioms, and structure covered in the classroom that week. Each Hot Sheet focuses on a different theme, with conversation starters, songs and movies that explore the theme in greater detail. The Hot Sheets are more than just a reference for students. Theyre utilized by the entire FLS staff to engage students in conversations that include the key language points of the week. From our instructors to our homestay families to our tour chaperones, everyone involved is helping the students learn.

Course
Academic English Intensive English General English Vacation English TOEFL Prep TOEIC Prep IELTS Prep SAT Prep GMAT Prep GRE Prep College Placement One-to-one Tutoring

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FLS @ Saddleback College


Course Information and Pricing Course
Vacation English

Orange County, CA Supplements

Weeks
14 512 14 512 1323 24+ 14 512 1323 2431 3252 14 512 1323 2431 3252

Price
$ 365 $ 355 $ 380 $ 370 $ 355 $ 320 $ 420 $ 410 $ 390 $ 355 $ 330 $ 450 $ 435 $ 410 $ 370 $ 345

Per Week

Hours
15 15 20 20 20 20 25 25 25 25 25 30 30 30 30 30

Lessons
18 18 24 24 24 24 30 30 30 30 30 36 36 36 36 36

Express Mail Health Insurance (per week) Airport Transfer (each way) Los Angeles International Airport, LAX One-to-one Tutoring (per lesson)

$ 55 $ 35 $ 150 $ 50

General English

Accommodations
Housing Placement Fee
Homestay Twin Room (16 meals per week) Homestay Single Room (16 meals per week) Apartment Twin Room (no meals included, minimum age 18) Extra Night Fees Homestay Apartment

(per week)

Intensive English

$ 150
$ 225 $ 325 $ 225

Academic English Test Preparation

$ 55 $ 75

Application Fee: $ 150

Start Any Monday

FLS @ Tennessee Tech University


Course Information and Pricing Course
Vacation English

Cookeville, TN Supplements

Weeks
14 512 14 512 1323 24+ 14 512 1323 2431 3252 14 512 1323 2431 3252

Price
$ 380 $ 370 $ 400 $ 390 $ 370 $ 345 $ 435 $ 420 $ 400 $ 370 $ 350 $ 460 $ 455 $ 420 $ 385 $ 355

Per Week

Hours
15 15 20 20 20 20 25 25 25 25 25 30 30 30 30 30

Lessons
18 18 24 24 24 24 30 30 30 30 30 36 36 36 36 36

Express Mail Health Insurance (per week) Airport Transfer (each way) Nashville International Airport, BNA One-to-one Tutoring (per lesson)

$ 55 $ 35 $ 145 $ 50

General English

Accommodations
Housing Placement Fee
Homestay Twin Room (16 meals per week) Homestay Single Room (16 meals per week) Dormitory Shared Room (19 meals per week, minimum age 17) Apartment Twin Room (no meals included, minimum age 18) Extra Night Fees Homestay Apartment, Dormitory

(per week)

Intensive English

$ 150
$ 175 $ 275 $ 375 $ 175

Academic English Test Preparation

Application Fee: $ 150

Start Any Monday

$ 55 $ 75

FLS @ Las Vegas Institute


Course Information and Pricing Course
Vacation English

Las Vegas, NV Supplements

Weeks
14 512 14 512 1323 24+ 14 512 1323 2431 3252 14 512 1323 2431 3252

Price
$ 340 $ 330 $ 350 $ 340 $ 315 $ 295 $ 380 $ 370 $ 340 $ 320 $ 300 $ 400 $ 390 $ 355 $ 335 $ 315

Per Week

Hours
15 15 20 20 20 20 25 25 25 25 25 30 30 30 30 30

Lessons
18 18 24 24 24 24 30 30 30 30 30 36 36 36 36 36

Express Mail Health Insurance (per week) Airport Transfer (each way) McCarran International Airport, LAS One-to-one Tutoring (per lesson)

$ 55 $ 35 $ 85 $ 50

General English

Accommodations
Housing Placement Fee
Homestay Twin Room (16 meals per week) Homestay Single Room (16 meals per week) Extra Night Fees Homestay

(per week)

Intensive English

$ 150
$ 225 $ 325

Academic English Test Preparation

$ 55

Application Fee: $ 150

Start Any Monday

FLS @ Citrus College


Course Information and Pricing Course
Vacation English

Los Angeles, CA Supplements Hours


15 15 20 20 20 20 25 25 25 25 25 30 30 30 30 30

Weeks
14 512 14 512 1323 24+ 14 512 1323 2431 3252 14 512 1323 2431 3252

Price
$ 365 $ 355 $ 380 $ 370 $ 355 $ 320 $ 420 $ 410 $ 390 $ 355 $ 330 $ 450 $ 435 $ 410 $ 370 $ 345

Per Week

Lessons
18 18 24 24 24 24 30 30 30 30 30 36 36 36 36 36

Express Mail Health Insurance (per week) Airport Transfer (each way) Los Angeles International Airport, LAX One-to-one Tutoring (per lesson)

$ 55 $ 35 $ 150 $ 50

General English

Accommodations
Housing Placement Fee
Homestay Twin Room (16 meals per week)

(per week)

Intensive English

$ 150
$ 225 $ 325 $ 350

Homestay Single Room (16 meals per week, not available JulyAug) Apartment Twin Room (no meals included, minimum age 18) Extra Night Fees Homestay Apartment

Academic English Test Preparation

$ 55 $ 75

Application Fee: $ 150

Start Any Monday

FLS @ Lock Haven University


Course Information and Pricing Course
Vacation English

Lock Haven, PA Supplements

Weeks
14 512 14 512 1323 24+ 14 512 1323 2431 3252 14 512 1323 2431 3252

Price
$ 355 $ 345 $ 370 $ 360 $ 340 $ 305 $ 400 $ 390 $ 370 $ 330 $ 320 $ 420 $ 410 $ 390 $ 345 $ 335

Per Week

Hours
15 15 20 20 20 20 25 25 25 25 25 30 30 30 30 30

Lessons
18 18 24 24 24 24 30 30 30 30 30 36 36 36 36 36

Exress Mail Health Insurance (per week) Airport Transfer (each way) University Park Airport, SCE Harrisburg International Airport, MDT Philadelphia International Airport, PHL One-to-one Tutoring (per lesson)

$ 55 $ 35 $ 85 $ 175 $ 300 $ 50

General English

Intensive English

Accommodations
Housing Placement Fee
Homestay Twin Room (16 meals per week) Homestay Single Room (16 meals per week) Dormitory Shared Room (19 meals per week, minimum age 18) Extra Night Fees Homestay Dormitory

(per week)

$ 150
$ 200 $ 300 $ 350

Academic English Test Preparation

Application Fee: $ 150

Start Any Monday

$ 55 $ 75

FLS @ Boston Commons


Course Information and Pricing Course
Vacation English

Boston, MA Supplements

Weeks
14 512 14 512 1323 24+ 14 512 1323 2431 3252 14 512 1323 2431 3252

Price
$ 355 $ 345 $ 370 $ 360 $ 340 $ 305 $ 400 $ 390 $ 370 $ 330 $ 320 $ 420 $ 410 $ 390 $ 345 $ 335

Per Week

Hours
15 15 20 20 20 20 25 25 25 25 25 30 30 30 30 30

Lessons
18 18 24 24 24 24 30 30 30 30 30 36 36 36 36 36

Exress Mail Health Insurance (per week) Airport Transfer (each way) Boston Logan International Airport, BOS One-to-one Tutoring (per lesson)

$ 55 $ 35 $ 110 $ 50

General English

Accommodations
Housing Placement Fee
Homestay Twin Room (16 meals per week) Homestay Single Room (16 meals per week) Dormitory Quad Room (7 meals per week, minimum age 16)

(per week)

Intensive English

$ 150
$ 250 $ 350 $ 350 $ 450

Academic English Test Preparation

International Guest House Shared Room (14 meals per week, minimum age 16) Extra Night Fees Homestay Dormitory, IGH

Application Fee: $ 150

Start Any Monday

$ 55 $ 75

FLS International
English Language Programs
Student Information
1 Name
Family Name(s) First Name Middle Name

2014

Admission Application
For office use only App. #: Date Received: / / 5 Country of Citizenship 6 Country of Birth

2 Student Permanent Home Address

Street Address

7 Where did you obtain this application?


City State/Department/Province Postal Code

Country

Telephone

Fax

8 Are you a transfer student?


E-mail

Yes Yes

No No

3 Gender

Male

Female

4 Date of Birth
Month Day Year

9 Do you require an I-20 form?

Program Selection
10 Please check program type 11 Please check the program length in weeks 1 week 3 weeks 5 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 2 weeks Academic English TOEIC Prep 7 weeks 8 weeks Intensive English IELTS Prep 12 weeks 16 weeks General English GMAT Prep 20 weeks 24 weeks Vacation English GRE Prep 32 weeks 52 weeks Other
Weeks

TOEFL Prep SAT Prep

12 Please check the center you wish to attend (For a list of program availability by center, review the FLS brochures or visit www.fls.net). Las Vegas Institute, Nevada Saddleback College, California Lock Haven University, Pennsylvania Citrus College, California Boston Commons Center, Massachusetts Tennessee Tech University, Tennessee 13 Please check the date when you wish to begin January 13, 2014 April 7, 2014 February 10, 2014 May 5, 2014 March 10, 2014 June 2, 2014 June 30, 2014 July 28, 2014 August 25, 2014 September 22, 2014 October 20, 2014 November 17, 2014 December 15, 2014 Other Date
Month Day Year

Start any Monday

Housing Selection
14 Please indicate housing preference: Would you like FLS International to arrange your housing? Homestay
Please Specify*

Yes

No

Twin Room

Single Room

* Twin Room: Two students per room Single Room: One student per room, with other housemates in the house Twin Room Only (Citrus College, Saddleback College, Tennessee Tech University) Shared Room Only (Lock Haven University, Tennessee Tech University, and Boston Commons) Shared Room Only (Boston Commons)

Students requesting homestays are asked to complete the additional Homestay Application Form

Apartment Dormitory International House

Please note: students should arrive on the Sunday prior to their terms starting date, and leave on the Saturday after completing their program. Early arrivals and late departures should plan to stay in a hotel or be charged a daily housing rate, unless other arrangements have been made with FLS. Any student requesting housing at the International House is subject to a $385.00 cancellation fee if cancelling less than 30 days prior to the start of their program.

15 Extra Nights: $55 per night (homestay), $75 per night (apartment, dormitory, International House) Anticipated arrival date
Month Day Year

Anticipated departure date


Month Day Year

16 Health Insurance: mandatory for all students; you may purchase it in your home country. Health insurance is also available from FLS at $35 per week. Would you like to purchase health insurance through FLS? Yes 17 Would you like your I-20 Form and acceptance documents to be sent by Express Mail? Express mail delivery is available for an additional $55 fee. Note: for applications received less than three weeks prior to the starting date, the documents must be sent by Express Mail. Yes

No No

18 Would you like FLS to process the $200 SEVIS Application Fee for you? Yes Note: this is only for students who need a student F-1 visa from the US Embassy. If YES then a valid credit card must be submitted. This fee will be charged by the U.S. Government not by FLS International.

No

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FLS International
English Language Programs
Student Information
19 Name
Family Name(s) First Name Middle Name

2014

Admission Application
FLS Center

20a Airport Pick-Up and Drop-Off : FLS International can provide Airport Pick-Up on the Sunday before the program starts to ensure a reliable greeting at the airport and door-to-door transportation. No Airport Pick-Up or Drop-off Needed FLS Saddleback College FLS Citrus College FLS Las Vegas Institute FLS Tennessee Tech University FLS Lock Haven University Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Las Vegas McCarran Airport (LAS) Nashville International Airport (BNA) University Park Airport (SCE) Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) Boston Logan Airport (BOS) Pick-up (LAX)$150 Pick-up (LAX)$150 Pick-up (LAS)$85 Pick-up (BNA)$145 Pick-up (SCE)$85 Pick-up (MDT)$175 Pick-up (PHL)$300 Pick-up (BOS)$110 Drop-off (LAX)$150 Drop-off (LAX)$150 Drop-off (LAS)$85 Drop-off (BNA)$145 Drop-off (SCE)$85 Drop-off (MDT)$175 Drop-off (PHL)$300 Drop-off (BOS)$110

FLS Boston Commons

20b Unaccompanied Minor: Upon request, FLS will provide the name and contact information of a specific designated driver to the agent and airline for pick-up and provide chaperone service to airport security for airport drop-off. Cost is $100 round-trip. Would you like FLS to provide Unaccompanied Minor Service? Yes No Note: if you request the Unaccompanied Minor Service from your airline, you must also select this fee for FLS service.

Payment Information
21 Please send the following fees with your application: A. Application processing feerequired for all applications (non-refundable) B. If SEVIS processing is requested, payment must be included with application: US $200 (non-refundable) C. If express delivery is requested, payment must be included with application: US $55 (non-refundable) D. If unaccompanied minor service is requested, payment must be included with application: US $100
The charges listed above may be paid by travelers check, personal check, international money order, bank draft, or transfer on a USA bank. Please note that all charges must be paid in US dollars. These charges may also be paid by credit card. Only Visa, MasterCard, or American Express cards are accepted. Please do not send cash through the mail.

US $ 150 US $ US $ US $ Please Indicate Total Enclosed US $

22 Promotion Code Please mail application, fees, and a financial statement to: FLS InternationalAdministrative Offices 301 N. Lake Ave., Suite 310 Pasadena, CA 91101, U.S.A. Tel: (626) 795-2912 | Fax: (626) 795-5564 | E-Mail: fls@fls.net

American Express
Credit Card Number

MasterCard

Visa
Security Code

Expiration Date

Signature

23 In case of emergency please contact:


Name Telephone

E-mail Address

Fax

24 Parental authorization for minors: (Must be completed for all students under 18 years of age) I authorize FLS International and its agents to allow any necessary and appropriate emergency medical services for my child in case of accident or illness and release them from all liability.
Signature Relationship to student (parent, guardian, etc.)

25 Financial Statement: (For F-1 visa students only) An affidavit or financial guarantee showing sufficient financial resources for the intended term of study is required from the applicant or parent. The statement should be a letter from a financial institution, government or sponsor. See schedule for approximate expenses. I understand that the approximate tuition, fees, and living expenses are US $ 2000 per 4-week term. I also realize that the tuition and fees for intended term of study are payable in full upon registration. I certify that the information shown above is true and correct:
Signature Month Day Year

Terms and Conditions


1. Age Restrictions
While FLS is pleased to open its programs to a variety of participants, we do ask that advisors respect these age restrictions: housing costs incurred by the institution and a maximum total of $500.00 identified non-refundable charges including any application/registration fee, courier fees, and travel cancellation insurance. homestay family 15 days in advance. There is a $150.00 housing transfer fee that must be paid to FLS International prior to transfer. Dormitory, Apartment and International House Refund and Cancellation Policy: Students who are placed in FLS-arranged apartments, dormitories or the International House for a fixed period of time are bound to stay for the duration of that contracted period. Early move-out will result in a forfeiture of all remaining unused rent fee. Note that this includes if a student moves out during a vacation break. Early move-out students can avoid rent forfeiture if another student can be found to move-in for the remainder of the contracted housing term. Students will be solely responsible for finding another student to take their place. The FLS Housing Coordinator and/or apartment manager must approve the new student before he/she is allowed to move in. Students requesting housing at the International House in Boston are subject to a $385.00 cancellation fee if canceling less than 30 days prior to the start of their program.

Cancellation Prior to the Start of Class or No Show: If an English Language Programs: Students must be at least 15 applicant accepted by FLS enters the United States on an I-20 years of age to participate in these programs. There is no upper obtained through the institution and subsequently cancels age limitation. For summer programs we accept students as prior to the start of scheduled classes or never attends class young as 13 at select campuses. FLS can accommodate some (no show), FLS will retain: younger students under special circumstances; please contact For a program of less than 12 weeks, all the tuition charges us if you have questions. for up to four weeks of the first term, actual housing costs Specialty Tours and Study Tours in the USA: Students incurred by FLS, and a maximum total of $500.00 for nonmust be at least 14 years of age at most campuses, unless refundable charges including any application/registration an exception is granted by FLS. In addition, students from fees, courier fees, and travel cancellation insurance. 1417 years of age must be accompanied by responsible, For a program of 12 weeks or more, all the tuition charges adult chaperones at a ratio of at least one chaperone for for up to six weeks of the first term, any actual housing costs each 15 students. Junior Camp at CSU Northridge and Tennis incurred by FLS and, a maximum total of $500.00 for nonCamp at Tennessee Tech University are open to students age refundable charges, including any application/registration fee, 12 and older. Outdoor Adventure Camp at Tennessee Tech University is open to students age 10 and older. Please contact courier fees, and travel cancellation insurance. a representative of FLS if you have a special request for a Withdrawal: FLS shall refund 100 percent of the amount student under 14. paid for tuition, less an application fee of $150, if notice of cancellation is made through attendance at the first class 2. Airport Pick-Up session, or the seventh class day after enrollment, whichever Airport pick-up service includes being met at the airport by is later. an FLS International representative, and transportation from the airport to the students accommodation. FLS requires your For students who withdraw before completing 60% of their program, FLS will retain a prorated amount of tuition based on flight information at least 14 days before your arrival in the the published price for the period studied. United States. The Airport pick-up fee will not be refunded if a transfer is missed due to information received after this For students who withdraw after completing 60% of their deadline, or due to a failure to inform FLS of changes in your program, FLS will retain all charges for the program. itinerary. Please note that an airport drop-off service at the completion of the program is not included in the price and must In regard to program extensions: For students who withdraw before completing 60% of any additional program be purchased separately at an additional cost, if required. of study (extension), FLS will retain a prorated amount of Unaccompanied Minor Service: Upon request, FLS will tuition. For students who withdraw after completing 60% of provide the name and contact information of a specific any additional program, FLS will retain all of the charges for designated driver to the agent and airline for pick-up and the program. provide chaperone service to airport security for airport dropStudents who are terminated due to violation of FLS written off. Any students requesting Unaccompanied Minor Service disciplinary and/or attendance policies, or local, state, or from the airline must also select the FLS Unaccompanied federal law are not eligible for a refund. Minor Service. Cost is $100.00 round-trip. Health insurance fees can only be refunded for complete 4-week terms that are not completed. Health insurance fee Students may arrive at their housing after 2 PM on the Sunday refunds are not prorated on a weekly basis. FLS will refund all fees within 45 days from the students last date of attendance before their program starts. Students are expected to leave or date of determination. All refund requests must be made their housing by noon on the Saturday after the end of their in writing. last week of classes.

6. Change of Housing Fee Assessment


When students change their housing option from a lesser fee amount to a greater fee amount (for example, when a student changes from twin room to single room or from no housing to dormitory), students must: A. Pay the $150.00 Housing Change Fee. B. Pay the basic housing charge for twin room (if moving from no housing to a housing option). C. Pay any supplemental fees (or the difference between supplemental fees) as noted on the current FLS price sheet. (For example, a student changing from Twin Room to Single Room would pay a supplement of $100.00 per week).

7. Dormitory and Meal Plans


For students that have purchased dormitory housing or a meal plan through the Host College or University, please note that the school cafeteria will be closed or have limited service during University vacation periods. FLS will provide an alternative meal plan during these times.

3. Arrivals and Program Commencement

8. Homestay Policies
FLS will not place a student in a home with another student with the same native language, unless specifically requested to do so. FLS will not place students of opposite genders in the same family. FLS offers various price ranges for different homestay situations. A single room placement refers to a home with two or more students, but where each student has their own room. A twin room placement refers to homes in which two students share the same room.

4. Books
Core class textbooks are included in the package price. If a student wishes to purchase their elective class book, then FLS will quote a price for purchase.

5. Cancellations, Terminations and Refunds

Homestay Refund: No refunds will be given for the first four weeks of accommodation. If 25% or less of the program has been completed 50% of the unused accommodation portion will be refunded. If more than 25% and less than 50% has been completed, 25% of the unused accommodation portion will be refunded. If more than 50% of the program has been completed, no accommodation refund will be made.

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Cancellation Prior to the Start of Class: If an applicant Homestay Transfers: If you are living with a homestay accepted by FLS cancels prior to the start of scheduled classes, family and want to transfer to another homestay family the institution will refund all monies paid, less any actual after the first week trial period, you must notify your original

Terms and Conditions


We contact these references to insure the familys solid community reputation as well as for student security I. FLS places each student into his or her homestay upon arrival and satisfaction. to the U.S. FLS students that have requested our Airport Pickup C. The FLS Homestay Coordinator visits the homestay applicant Service receive a friendly greeting at the airport upon their for an interview and home inspection. The homestay must be arrival in the United States and are taken to their homestay thoroughly clean, comfortable and secure and the students accommodation directly via a comfortable FLS Shuttle Bus. room furnished appropriately with a bed, dresser and desk. II. Each student goes through the placement process. In addition, the homestay must be within 30 minutes to the students school by bus, with a maximum of one bus transfer. Homestay placements are administered as follows:

9. Homestay Process

16. Student Behavior


FLS realizes that it can be difficult for students to adjust to new environments. Our advisors are experienced in dealing with these issues and will make every effort to help students cope with stressful circumstances. However, FLS International reserves the right to expel students from any of its programs for reasons of extreme disregard of school regulations or behavior policies, illegal activities or inappropriate or illegal use of drugs or alcohol, as defined by FLS International and the Center Director or Program Coordinator at the site.

A. Family members receive the students application in advance of the students arrival and students receive the homestay familys information in advance of their departure from their home country.

11. Holidays

FLS International offices will be closed on the following In the rare occasion that such a situation occurs, a student will days for 2014: first be placed on probation (given a verbal and/or written January 1, February 17, May 26, July 4, September 1, warning) and the agent will be notified. A second instance of B. Upon arrival an FLS Homestay representative presents the November 27, November 28, and December 25. unacceptable behavior may result in suspension (removal from student to the family and conducts a homestay orientation. the program for several days) or expulsion (complete removal 12. Insurance C. The homestay family and student thoroughly read an from the program and a request that the student immediately agreement outlining the conditions of the homestay including All international students must hold medical insurance during return to his/her home country at their own expense). use of the laundry room, kitchen facilities, meals, telephone, their stay in the United States. If an applicant cannot provide The decision of FLS International in such matters will be final and other details of day-to-day homestay life. Families and written proof of insurance before arrival, that student must students also receive a 24-hour FLS contact number for any purchase medical insurance for the duration of his or her stay. and no refunds will be issued in such cases. urgent situation requiring special assistance. D. The first seven days of the homestay are a probationary period. Students can change homestay families during this period if they are unhappy or uncomfortable with any aspect of their experience without an additional charge. E. Upon completion of the homestay assignment, students complete an evaluation form grading the homestay on a variety of categories, including friendliness, meal quality, family interaction, house conditions, etc. These evaluations are used for future student placements.

13. Payments
Please make all fees payable to FLS International and mail them to: 301 North Lake Avenue, Suite 310, Pasadena, CA, USA, 91101. Wire transfers should be sent to: FLS International Account # 716045067 Transit # 121100782 Swift Code# BWSTUS66 Bank of the West, 100 S. Garfield, Alhambra, CA 91801 TEL: 626-289-5141. Please indicate the students name, the date, the amount of the transfer, and the invoice number on the wire.

17. Transportation

Students aged 15 and older should expect to use public transportation to travel to and from school. On occasion, FLS may accept a student under the age of 15 for our programs. In this case, FLS strongly recommends the students not use public transportation alone. FLS will arrange alternate, supervised, transportation for these students at an additional cost of $50.00 per week.

18. Visa Denial

10. Homestay Selection Process


I. FLS operates full in-house homestay services. This means that we do not use outside homestay agencies in our careful selection process or in our homestay administration. FLS maintains a full-time, in-house homestay coordinator at each center to insure direct and prompt attention to the concerns of homestay students and families. The pool of FLS families is contained in a homestay computer database that assists in matching a students desired homestay conditions (e.g. pets or no pets, children or no children, smoking or no smoking, etc.). II. Each new family must go through a strict selection process. The family selection process is as follows: A. We obtain family applicants through referrals from existing FLS families, area churches, and community service organizations (e.g. Elks Clubs, Lions Club, PTA, etc.). B. Families must complete a detailed application including reference information from relatives, friends and employers.

We also accept VISA, MasterCard, and American Express credit Visa Denial occurs when a potential student, who has made payment to FLS, is denied an F-1 Student Visa by the U.S. cards as a form of payment. consulate in his or her home country. In this case, FLS will Payments not received seven days prior to the students start retain payment for application, accommodation placement, date will be charged a late fee. express mail and other applicable fees for services rendered (excluding tuition) not to exceed US $500.00.

14. Promotions

FLS welcomes your ideas about potentially lucrative advertising options and academic programs. Please do not hesitate to contact us by fax at 626-795-5564 or by e-mail at fls@fls.net should you encounter any worthy magazine or newspaper displays, well-attended student fairs, or ideas for innovative new programs. We look forward to rewarding your efforts.

19. Family Visitation


For minor students (under the age of 18) who intend to arrange a visit with relatives during their FLS program, the students parent or guardian must complete and sign a Family Visit Authorization form. This form may be obtained upon request from any FLS staff member or agent. Prices and schedules are subject to change throughout the year.

15. Reporting
In order to be activated and registered in SEVIS, F-1 students must report to their FLS International campus in person, and enroll and register in classes. The enrollment process includes paying tuition and completing the student contract.

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Additional Services
Universal Placement Program
The Universal Placement Program (UPP), in partnership with FLS, has helped
thousands of students gain acceptance into some of the best private high schools, colleges, and universities in the USA through a simple and fast application service.

Specialty Tour Programs


FLS Specialty Tours offer students the opportunity to combine short term study with exciting activities targeting their special interests. To learn more about specific dates and prices please review the FLS website and Specialty Tours brochure.

Discover California
Citrus College

3 weeks
$ 3,270 (summer) $ 2,970 (winter)

Enjoy These Superb Benefits with UPP:


Discover California Junior Simple Application Process
The UPP Application Form is used to apply to hundreds of great schools throughout the United States. School acceptance through the UPP program is faster and easier than through any other method. Advisors work closely with school admissions staff throughout the application process to get students quickly accepted to the school of their choice. Sonrise Christian School

3 weeks
$ 3,190

Surf Camp
Saddleback College

23 weeks
$ 3,395 (3 weeks) $ 2,570 (2 weeks)

Conditional Admission To College And University


Many UPP colleges, universities and graduate programs offer conditional admission to students before they reach the required English proficiency level allowing students to enter their ESL program confident in their future educational path.

Cinema Camp
Saddleback College

3 weeks
$ 3,585

Acting Camp
Saddleback College

3 weeks
$ 3,585

No TOEFL Exam Required For College Admission


FLS International students are able to get accepted to many UPP colleges and universities without taking the TOEFL exam.

California Summer
Cal State University, Northridge

3 weeks
$ 3,595

Junior Camp
Cal State University, Northridge

3 weeks
$ 3,595

Guaranteed School Acceptance


UPP guarantees acceptance to at least one of their partner schools for any student. For comprehensive school profiles, matching, and much more information, visit the UPP website at:

Photography Camp
Las Vegas Institute

3 weeks
$ 2,795

Culinary Camp
Las Vegas Institute

2 weeks
$ 2,695

www.uppcolleges.com

Tennis Camp
Tennessee Tech University

3 weeks
$ 2,795

Outdoor Adventure Camp

3 weeks
$ 2,795

FLS Pathways

Tennessee Tech University

Only FLS offers more than 100 Pathway programs to Americas top universities.
The pathway programs offered through UPP at our select partner schools allow you to enter an academic program without TOEFL or other English requirements, complete 2 years of academic work and then transfer to some of the best schools in the United States.

Basketball Camp
Fisher College

3 weeks
$ 3,195

Hip-Hop Dance Camp


Fisher College

3 weeks
$ 3,395

TOEFL / SAT Prep Camp


Fisher College

3 weeks
$ 3,070

Three easy steps:


1. Participating students take a short pathway preparation program. 2. Students transfer to one of our select partner schools and complete two years of academic work. 3. Students complete their last two years at any of the major universities listed in the link provided below. Please note: There is no TOEFL test or any other requirements for acceptance to the FLS Pathways programs. Grades in the pathway program will allow students to attend the very best schools, but all students who complete the course are placed into top level universities. For a comprehensive list of FLS Pathways schools, please visit:

Boston Summer
Fisher College

3 weeks
$ 3,395

Discover Boston
Boston Commons

3 weeks
$ 3,395 (summer) $ 3,085 (winter)

East Coast University Tour


Boston Commons

11 days
$ 3,200

www.fls.net/pathways

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