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Jersey City

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Rating: 4.5

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Rating: 4.8

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Rating: 4.0

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Just two miles west of Manhattan, Saint Peter's University is located in Jersey city, which is considered part of the New York metropolitan area. More

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Vacation English - 18 lessons per week | Max. group size: 15
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980US$ 939US$
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Saint Peter’s University was founded in 1872 and is a co-educational liberal arts university located within a fantastic urban setting.
Located in the heart of Jersey City, Saint...

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Junior Program - Homestay Standard - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 0
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2783US$ 2714US$
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What our students said about Jersey City

Rating: 5/5


Saint Peter is near Journal Square where we can find all kinds of interesting things: shops and restaurants at very reasonable prices!


Most recent student reviews of language schools in Jersey City

Rating: 4.5

4.5 | 6 reviews

The class atmosphere was studious, friendly and enriched by the diversity of students' backgrounds.

11 March 2019
Course: Vacation English - 4 weeks
Student age: 15 years


Rating: 4.5

4.5 | 6 reviews

The fact that these courses don't have anything to do with the ones we have at school! Teachers are supportive and the other students really want to learn English.

10 March 2019
Course: Vacation English - 4 weeks
Student age: 17 years


Rating: 4.5

4.5 | 6 reviews

The facilities.
They could be promoted more in Spain, the vast majority of students were Asians.

29 August 2018
Course: Vacation English - 5 weeks
Student age: 16 years

Lydia Maria

Rating: 4.5

4.5 | 6 reviews

the number of students per class
Some books are borrowed but students could receive them or buy. The school could provide them.

20 June 2018
Course: Intensive English - 3 weeks
Student age: 43 years


Key Facts about Jersey City

Jersey City: Jersey City is in northeastern New Jersey. Its eastern front faces the Hudson River where it meets Upper New York. Liberty State Park has panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, the former immigrant gateway. Although it may just be across from the Hudson River from New York City); however, it’s a city with its own character entirely. From the diverse neighbourhoods and rich history to the multicultural eats and vibrant nightlife, there are many things you can do, see and learn there.

Population: 248,000

Elevation: 9 m. above sea level

Time zone: +5h. (GMT -5)

Region: New Jersey, Hudson County

Currency: USD

Jersey City quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.7

4.7 (6 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa for travelling to USA and attending a language course. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

High season: July

Low season: November

Average course price per week: 419 US$

Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in New York

  • Student price index excluding rent:77* (23% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:71* (29% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:77* (23% cheaper than New York)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type A
  • Plug Type B
  • Residential voltage: 120 V
  • Frequency: 60 Hz

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What to do in Jersey City

Princeton University Art Museum
Princeton University Art Museum
Liberty State Park
Liberty State Park
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Arrival Airports

Newark Liberty International (EWR) - 8 km. from Jersey City city center

Public transportation to city center:


Every 10 minutes, 12,00 USD, 90 minutes.

Main stops: JFK Airport T4, Howard Beach NY + Howard Beach JFK Airport, W 4 St + 9th Street, Journal Square

Taxi: 40 US$, 15 minutes drive to city center of Jersey City

La Guardia (LGA) - 18 km. from Jersey City city center

Public transportation to city center:

Taxi: 100 US$, 25 minutes drive to city center of Jersey City

John F Kennedy International (JFK) - 27 km. from Jersey City city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 10 minutes, 15,00 USD, 90 minutes.

Main stops: JFK International Airport, Jamaica AirTrain; Jamaica, Penn Station; 33rd Street, Journal Square

Taxi: 130 US$, 35 minutes drive to city center of Jersey City

    FAQ about schools in Jersey City

  • FLS - Saint Peters University has received the best overall rating in Jersey City.
  • FLS - Saint Peters University, located in 104 Glenwood Ave. Ste #21 has been voted as the school with the best location in Jersey City.
  • FLS - Saint Peters University was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Homestay' at FLS - Saint Peters University is the best rated accommodation in Jersey City.
  • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations. According to a survey of StudyTravel Magazine the average course duration for USA is 12 weeks.
  • The student price index in Jersey City is 77.34. For details check the city's cost of living section.
  • Students rated Jersey City with 4.7 stars out of 5.
  • In Jersey City electricity is 120 Volt and 60 Hz. Plug type A, B.
  • Best airport to arrive to in Jersey City is Newark Liberty International (9.0 km from city center). Alternative airports: La Guardia (18.1 km), John F Kennedy International (27.1 km). See information about all arrivals and airport information for Jersey City.
  • In Jersey City the following courses are offered specifically for business English: Business Group.
  • Schools in Jersey City offer specific preparation courses for the following exams: TOEFL.

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