English Language Institute, San Francisco

Fast Facts

  • School Size


  • Tuition

    $500-$1,000 Session

  • Affiliation


  • Type of School

    Intensive & Semi-Intensive English Program

  • Student Body Gender


  • Religious Affiliation

    No Affiliation

  • Scholarships for International Students


  • Conditional Admission Available


  • Top Programs

    TOEFL and University Preparation, English for Academic Purposes, Business English for Entrepreneurs

  • Setting


  • Accreditation and Certification

    ACCET Accredited, EnglishUSA Member

  • Type of Housing

    Homestay, Apartment

  • Social Media

English Language Institute (ELI) is a teacher owned and operated school in San Francisco, one of the most beautiful and famous cities in the world. ELI has provided Intensive English classes, Business English and TOEFL Test preparation for 25 years. We are a fully accredited school with full-time professional teachers, free elective classes, fun student activities and field trips.

Our beautiful and modern campus is located in the heart of downtown San Francisco amid dazzling architecture, shopping, restaurants and theaters. We are steps away from the Embarcadero public transportation station and also the blue waters of the San Francisco Bay waterfront. Enjoy views of the San Francisco Bay Bridge, the San Francisco Ferry Building, Pier 39, the TransAmerica Pyramid Building, North Beach and the waterfront between classes. One of San Francisco’s iconic cable cars stops only one block from the school. We have a student kitchen on campus with free breakfast before class. At ELI, you will enjoy a world-class education in a world-class location. Learn English, Make Friends, Experience San Francisco.


✓ Unbeatable Location Near Public Transportation in Beautiful San Francisco

✓ Professional Full-Time Teachers with Student Office Hours

✓ Affordable Tuition

✓ Fun Activities, Field Trips and Holiday Parties!

✓ Exclusive Discounts on Local Housing Options

✓ Free Elective Classes - includes Pronunciation, Conversation, Public Speaking & more!

✓ Free Breakfast Snacks, Coffee & Tea every day

✓ Daytime and Evening Programs to meet your schedule

✓ Private Tutoring Available

✓ New Friends from around the world!

Accredited by ACCET
(Accrediting Council
for Continuing Education
and Training)

ACCET Accredited EnglishUSA Member
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English Language Institute, San Francisco

English Language Institute
One Embarcadero Center
Lobby Level (2nd floor)
San Francisco CA 94111
P: 4155440311
Certificate/Short Term
  • Business English
  • English Language (ESL)
  • Executive and Professional
  • Summer Camps/Programs
  • Summer Intensive English
  • Summer Pre-University
  • TOEFL and University Preparation
  • University Preparation
  • Business English
  • English Language (ESL)
  • Summer Intensive English
  • Summer Pre-University
  • TOEFL and University Preparation
  • University Transfer
English Programs
  • Business English for Entrepreneurs
  • English Language (ESL)
  • General English Programs
  • Intensive English as a Second Language
  • Summer Intensive English
  • TOEFL and University Preparation
  • English Language (ESL)
  • Homestay Programs
  • Study and Travel
  • Summer Camps/Programs
  • Summer Pre-University
  • University Transfer