Easy short-term study abroad program for 1 week (10 years old and up)☆Local family homestay
This program allows you to study English in the U.S. without having to obtain a student visa (F-1 visa), which takes time to process. This package is a one-week model course. If you do not need a homestay, or if your stay is less than or greater than one week, please indicate so in your application. First, we will discuss the school and homestay with you in a free counseling session. Credit card settlement will not be settled until details are finalized.Alternatively, you can contact us by email firstname.lastname@example.org. The duration of study abroad is from 1 week to 90 days or less. Barefoot Guam carefully selects programs that meet the following requirements to ensure that you can learn English while meeting the following requirements. Barefoot will do its best to support you. Why not take the plunge and take your first step overseas? ●Hours of instruction Less than 18 hours of class per week in total ●Purpose The purpose of the course is not to earn a degree or credits. ●Length of stay The duration of stay must not exceed 90 days. In Guam, where public transportation is virtually nonexistent, it is essential to be picked up and dropped off by your host family to get anywhere you need to go. The homestay fee includes the cost of such transportation. Other items included in the fee A personal guardian to assist you in all aspects of your stay. Breakfast and dinner on weekdays (If you need a packed lunch on weekdays, we can prepare it for an additional fee.) Breakfast, lunch, and dinner on public holidays Single room or shared room with a child of the same gender. Towels, sheets, detergent, and other daily necessities Transportation to and from school and outings Our unique feature, support by a dedicated guardian, is also included in the price. Tuition/Program Participation Fee It depends on the school you enroll. You can check each school's website, but below we have selected tuition fees for three popular schools. Please refer to them for your reference. (In principle, payment is made directly to the school by credit card or other means.) Grace Academy 1-week trial tuition: $265 per week (including registration fee) Summer School at St. John's School $675 for 2 weeks (registration fee included) We can also make other arrangements such as private lessons and participation in activities to meet your needs, so please feel free to contact us for more information. *In principle, you will stay with a homestay family introduced by Barefoot Guam Organized by Barefoot Guam
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Adult/Child (ages 10+)
An easy way to experience studying abroad before considering a full-fledged study abroad program!
While we're on our trip to Guam, my kids can have an immersive English experience!
Elementary and junior high school students can enjoy Guam's nature and learn English during their summer/spring vacation!
I want to study abroad as soon as I get the idea!
First, have a free consultation with a study abroad counselor.
Determination of Study Abroad Program
Close communication with your study abroad counselor is necessary until you decide on a study abroad program. Please be patient as we work with you to ensure the best possible study abroad experience for you. 1. Deciding which school/program to enroll in →Please refer to this page to learn about the schools available in Guam. We will suggest several schools that are available depending on your language ability, length of stay, and availability. We will decide on the final school to enter based on your counseling. 2. Determination of Host Family & Japanese Guardian Video interview with host family and Japanese guardian
Confirmation of application details and completion
Begin the application process necessary to travel to Guam.
- School issues letter of admission - Apply for student visa (F-1 visa)(as needed) - Purchase airline ticket
Travel to Guam
Guardian/Host Family will meet you at Guam International Airport
- Pre-departure counseling
- Acting on behalf of enrollment procedures
- Transportation to and from the airport
What's Not Included
- Enrollment Fee/Tuition (to be paid directly to the school)
- ESTA application fee
- Airline ticket
- Traveler's insurance
- Power of Attorney for Minor's Agent (if the minor is a minor, the power of attorney must be executed at a notary public's office).
- Traveler's insurance
- Medical examination and certificate of health and vaccinations in English required for enrollment (can be done at affiliated hospitals in Guam).
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