The Language Company centers offer a variety of housing options; all carefully arranged for you by the director of your center. Please see the chart below to see the housing option available at the center of your choice. The standard housing locator fee is $200.


HOMESTAYS

The Language Company is very proud of our host families and of our entire homestay program. We offer you unique advantages and opportunities that will make your homestay a high point of your time with TLC.

  • Two or three meals per day
  • Transportation to and from school and school functions
  • Experienced, friendly host families
  • English only in homestays

UNIVERSITY HOUSING

Students at these locations may live on the university campus:

  • Charleston
  • Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Edmond
  • Kirksville

Convenience:

At the University of Central Oklahoma (TLC-Edmond), Eastern Illinois University (TLC-Charleston), Truman State University (TLC-Kirksville), and Texas Wesleyan University (TLC-Dallas/Fort Worth) men's and women's residence halls are close to the center, the cafeteria, the library, and sports facilities.

 

Meal Plan:

You will be served 14-21 meals per week. The cafeteria is open throughout the year, except during limited university closings. During closed periods, the university refund policy will apply.  Please note: At TLC-South Bend and TLC-Fort Wayne, no meal plans are available. Each suite has a kitchen where you can prepare your own meals.

Guest Rooms:

At some locations, for a small fee, your friends or family may stay in the university guest rooms when you arrive.


APARTMENTS

If you prefer more independence, select locations may offer furnished apartments within easy walking distance of each center. We will help you arrange the housing you prefer.

HOTELS

Several hotels offer special low prices for our students. We will help you make arrangements. At TLC-Orlando, hotel accommodations have special features, including kitchenettes or cooking facilities, maid service, and local television and telephone service. These hotels have special weekly and monthly prices for our students.

*Prices and housing availability are subject to change in 2018. Please inquire with the center for more information for 2018 start dates.


TLC Location
Homestay  If your family is unable to provide transportation, your director will assist you with other means of transportation. University Housing Hotel Apartment Estimate ONLY for unfinished apartments. Availablility and cost varies by location. Apartment leases are typically for a minimum of one year. Please contact center for cost and availability.
Charleston, IL $650 At TLC-Charleston: Transportation is provided and homestay fee includes 16 meals per week. $970 At TLC-Charleston: University dorms are double occupancy and include 15 meals per week during the school year and 12 meals per week during summer months. -- $600-$2500 per month
Dallas/Fort Worth, TX $970 At TLC-Dallas/Fort Worth: Transportation is provided and homestay fee includes 16 meals per week. $970 At TLC-Dallas/Fort Worth: University dorms are double occupancy and include 21 meals per week. --
Edmond, OK $650
  • Dormitory Housing Placement Fee $100
  • Homestay Placement Fee $200
  • Central Plaza housing and UCO meal plan $825/session
  • Central Plaza housing $369/session
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Fort Wayne, IN $650 At TLC-Fort Wayne: Transportation is provided and homestay fee includes 16 meals per week. -- --
Kirksville, MO $650 $1085 At TLC-Kirksville University housing includes double-occupancy and 20 meals per week. --
Orlando, FL $975 -- Special Pricing May Be Available
Philadelphia, PA $975-$1075 At TLC-Philadelphia Homestay does not include transportation. --
South Bend, IN $700 At TLC-South Bend: Homestay includes 2 meals per day during the week and 3 meals per day during the weekend and holidays. -- --
Toledo, OH $700 At TLC-Toledo: Homestay includes 2 meals per day during the week and 3 meals per day during the weekend and holidays. --
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