NEW YORK - MANHATTAN COLLEGE

New York

Welcome to New York

Our New York centre is based at Manhattan College, located in the leafy suburb of Riverdale, around 30 minutes from Downtown NY. The campus has modern and traditional buildings, and is a 5-minute walk from the subway.

Features

Accommodation

Accomodation is in triple and double study bedrooms with shared bathrooms.

 

Catering

3 meals a day served in a modern dining area. Packed lunch on weekend excursions.

 

Facilities

A compact campus with a combination of traditional and state-of-the art buildings. There is a variety of coffee shops and eating outlets and plenty of quiet green spaces to hang out in and take a break from the busy programme.

1, 2 or 3 weeks in New York City - you choose!

Our language and leisure programme has been designed to give you an integrated learning experience. Each day is made up of a combination of engaging classroom-based English language lessons, friendly team sports, activities and excursions. All this gives you the opportunity to acquire new language and practice your communication skills with English-speakers.

Learning and Culture

Classroom Learning

3 hours each weekday

Activities and Sports

The programme includes a variety of activities and sports.

Activities and Excursions

Our NYC programme has been created to offer flexibility to groups who want to spend less or more time in New York. A popular choice is to do 1 week in NYC+13 nights in Palm Beach or Malibu!.

Manhattan College is the perfect base for exploring New York City. The subway takes you directly downtown, and with the Metro Card you are able to move around the city freely and visit all the famous sights.

We take you into the city every day, and some evenings, you will have dinner out and return late to campus. In a 14-night stay are 7 dinners out! New York City daily trips New York weekly Metro Card 7 dinners out per 2-week stay Also included in a 2-week programme are visits to: the Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Guggenheim Museum, Top of the Rock Observation Deck, American Museum of Natural History, 9/11 Memorial & Museum, intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, and the Statue of Liberty.

If you are on campus in the evenings, there are sports sessions, games and discos to keep you entertained and give you the chance to practice your English.

Caring and Attentive Teachers and Staff

Our summer team have been selected for their experience in and suitability for working with young people.

Anglo centre mangers are responsible for ensuring the smooth-running of the programme and most have had many years of experience on summer courses.

Quite a few of our teaching staff have worked with us for several summers as well, and have been involved in developing the syllabus by contributing ideas they have tried and tested at centre.

We are also proud that many of our activity team are returners and that some move into management positions, using their experience to make the programme better and safer each year.