Yale University, New Haven

Founded in 1701, Yale University is an Ivy League institution and one of the leading liberal arts colleges in the United States and the world.

With 5,000 undergraduate students and a campus covering 310 acres in the heart of New Haven, it is home to 260 buildings contributed from renowned architects from every period in the school's history.

The campus is nested in downtown New Haven, right next to the historic New Haven Green. Yale is only a two hour ride to Boston and a 90 minute ride to Manhattan: perfect distances for a day trip. The greater New Haven area and surrounding cities in Connecticut offer plenty of historical and environmental learning experiences full of New England charm.

    • Residential Centre
    • Summer Courses
    • Suitable for Groups and Individual Students

Facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Multiple tennis courts
  • Gymnasium
  • Large modern sports hall
  • Modern classrooms and indoor theatre
  • Extensive playing fields
Accommodation
  • Single, Twins, Triples and Quads, some larger rooms available
  • Boarding House style, all within walking distance of main school
  • Large common areas
Nearby Airports
  • 130 km from JFK airport
  • 0.5 km from New Haven City Centre

A typical day with Ardmore.

Students have three hours of English lessons per day from Monday to Friday, with the lessons divided into two parts.

Part One: Language input, which involves using grammar and vocabulary in various tasks/exercises.

Part Two: Fluency/practice activities aimed at developing fluency through specific tasks like designing a website or poster, conducting a classroom survey or even producing/acting in a short play.

We offer a wide range of activities, which may include: Football, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tennis, Basketball, etc. 

Evening entertainment programme may include Talent Show, Disco, Quiz Nights, Film Nights, Sports Tournaments and more options.

Emphasis on communication helps students to use English for a variety of purposes and in various situations. Our aim is to build students' knowledge and confidence in understanding and speaking English.

Nearby attractions and Excursions.

There’s plenty to see and do for a half day, or even an full day around New Haven and nearby. A full day trip to New York City, or a visit to CT Aquarium and Seaport.

Alternatively there are half day excursions more local to the campus, which include a visit to the Connecticut Science Centre, and Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History.

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