English courses in Lubbock, United States
Learn English and Study abroad in Lubbock (USA)
Lubbock, a typical Texan city
Want to study English in a city with a difference? Go to Lubbock, a city that lives and breathes Texan culture! Famous for being a part of the rugged Wild West, Lubbock will offer you a genuine American experience.
Experience the taste of Texas barbecue in one of the city’s restaurants, the unique mixture of blues and country music, and cowboys! Speaking of music, do you like rock'n'roll? Lubbock is one of the birthplaces of rock’n’roll, with the Buddy Holly Center located in the city.
Discover the culture of Texan country music
When visiting Lubbock, you must make the time to walk the First Friday Art Trail. On the First Friday of every month, galleries, restaurants and shops exhibit works by artists from the region. Throughout the year, Lubbock also hosts numerous music and art festivals. Tap your feet to the sweet sound of country music at the Lubbock Music Festival, and be sure to check out the Flatland Film Festival which showcases films made by local artists.
At the Lubbock Lake Landmark in the State Historical Park, go back through history and discover traces of the most ancient peoples of the American continent. On this site, archaeological excavations have uncovered the remains of animals and humans older than 12 000 years.
English courses at the Texas Tech University
ELS Lubbock is located 10 minutes walk from the city center and 5 minutes from the most prestigious university in the Midwest, Texas Tech University. The vast range of student facilities of the university will help you progress in English and enjoy your stay. You will have access to a language education technology center, a computer room and a fully-equipped library. Want to relax after class? Visit the campus museum which traces the regional history of baseball and other sports! The university has its own baseball, tennis, and squash courts, a football field, as well as a fitness center, a gym and an outdoor pool.
If you would like to experience life at an American University, ELS can assist you with its 650 university partners.
1921 Broadway Street
Lubbock, TX 79401
001 806 747 5340
On the campus of:
Texas Tech University
Coleman Hall (On Campus)
Coleman Hall is located on the southwest side of the Texas Tech University (TTU)Campus. It is a 30-minute walk across the green campus and down Broadway Street to the ELS school. Alternatively, students may walk to the eastern side of the campus from where they can catch a bus along Broadway Street to the ELS school.
Male and female students are housed on separate floors. ELS students will be housed in the International Success Learning Community at Coleman Hall, where floors are dedicated to Texas Tech International and American students who are interested in, or studying in, programs related to language or international studies at TTU.
Students share twin rooms with in-room sinks and shared hallway bathrooms located on each floor. Bedding is provided. Each bedroom has free wired internet, as well as free cable TV access for those with a TV. Free laundry facilities are located in the basement. Wireless internet access is also available in the lobby and other common areas of the building. In addition, a 35 seat computer lab is open in the lobby 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Common areas and bathrooms are cleaned twice daily but students are responsible for cleaning their bedrooms.
ELS students have access to shared kitchens located on their floor and can borrow cooking supplies from the hall office. $170 in TTU Dining Bucks per 4-week session are included in the housing price - these can be redeemed at any campus dining location.