LISA! Study Abroad

New York - Empire State

+44 1256-808212
Monday - Friday — 09:00 - 17:00


Our English courses take place right inside the Empire State Building. There is a breathtaking view of the Big Apple from the 63rd floor.



  1. Top location: learn English inside the famous Empire State Building
  2. Wide range of courses: Business English courses, one-to-one lessons, language certificates
  3. Quality: comfortably furnished school, international atmosphere

If you choose a language course in New York - Empire State you will have English lesson on the 63rd floor of the Empire State Building and enjoy a spectacular view from the school.
On your way to school, you will be surrounded by huge luminous billboards, busy people, yellow taxis, countless shops, theatre, restaurants and busy New-yorkers in a hurry to go to work.
Times Square is within 10 minutes walking distance from our school. In 25 minutes you can reach the financial district of Wall Street and take a ferry from Battery Park to see the Statue of Liberty. If you are fond of modern and contemporary art, you will love the “MoMA” museum and its masterpieces from the 19th century, such as Monet’s “Water Lilies”.
Central park, also called the “Lung of the city”, is a large green oasis in the heart of the New York, 15 minutes far from our school. In the evening, do not miss the chance to see a musical in a Broadway theatre.


LISA! Language courses >>

Our LISA! Language courses in New York - Empire State are high-quality English courses with accommodation.
Classes start every Monday. If the beginning day is on a public holiday, the course will start on Tuesday (see Calendar). Our language courses are suitable for students and professionals, both beginners and advanced speakers. Curses can take place alternatively in the morning or in the afternoon. During the course, your will stay in accommodation you selected. You can find more information about our supervised English courses for children and teenagers in the menu ‘Teenagers’.

Accreditations >>

With more than 20 years of experience, LISA! Language school is today one of the best agencies offering organised language programs. Our LISA! Language school in New York - Empire State is accredited by ACCET and is a member of AAIEP, TESOL and NAFSA. It is a top language school in the centre of New York. All our teachers are mother-tongue speakers and specialized in teaching English as a foreign language.

Your language course in New York - Empire State >>

On the arrival day of your LISA! Language course you will arrive at your accommodation. During your first day at school, you will be assigned to the suitable level class according to your language knowledge. This guarantees an excellent and successful learning.
After classes, you will have plenty of time to explore the city and its surroundings. Our LISA! Language school offers several organised activities during the week and our friendly team will surely give you good tips and suggestions on the city´s highlights. The school team will recommend you the best places to do shopping or where to party with friends and have a coffee. They will also tell you which festival is now taking place. Everyone can explore the holiday resort on his own. You will also find friends with similar interests with whom you can explore the city. The best way to improve your knowledge of a foreign language is getting in touch with the local people. Accommodation in a host family is a perfect way how to practise what you have learnt. While shopping or going out with friends you have many opportunities to speak English.

Arrival >>

We recommend you to take a flight to New York. From the airport you can easily reach your accommodation using public transport or by taxi. You may also book our private transfer service from the airport or train station to your accommodation.

Things to do in New York - Empire State:

  • enjoy the view from the 63th floor of the Empire State Building

  • watch the city waking up during a morning walk in Central Park

  • visit  the “Rockefeller Center”

  • recreate famous film scenes in “Grand Central Station”

  • watch the lights in Times Square

  • visit the ‘MoMA - Metropolitan Museum of Art’

  • watch a show in Broadway

  • do some window shopping on the 5th Avenue

  • have a ride on the historic roller coaster 'Cyclone' on Coney Island

We will be glad to help you finding the language course which best meets your needs.  We give you advice on the best time to travel, the ideal duration of your language course, information about the respective entry requirements and about how to get to your accommodation. Our information service is free of charge. You can book your language course by phone, e-mail or by filling out our online booking form.

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