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Welcome to Embassy San Diego!
Why San Diego?
- The fabulous downtown location
- Fantastic California sunshine
- Full social calendar - lots to see and do
Our beautiful, spacious San Diego school is located in a modern air-conditioned high-rise building with stunning 360° views of the city. You'll be right in the heart of downtown San Diego. Walk to Horton Plaza, the city's main shopping area, and the historic Gaslamp Quarter, full of international restaurants and music clubs. Take the trolley to the Embarcadero where you will find Seaport Village, the cruise ship terminal, and scenic walking paths. Or, visit Balboa Park, full of museums, concerts, and weekly festivals!
In San Diego you'll find the famous California lifestyle of sunshine, surfing, beaches, culture, and lasting friendships.
- English for Beginners - intensive full-time immersion
- Certificate of English - rapidly improve all-round English skills
- Travel and Culture - explore the USA and learn English
- Language Year Abroad - a longer term route to fluency in English
- Certificate of Business English - improve international career success
- Cambridge exams - English Language exam success
- TOEFL - English Language exam success
- English in Action - English lessons with a 'real-life' placement
- One-to-one - speed up learning English; book a private lesson
San Diego - exterior
Our spacious San Diego school is located in a modern air-conditioned high-rise building with stunning views of the city. It's right in the heart of downtown San Diego. Find out more, and see a map of the surrounding area, on our San Diego local information page.
San Diego - entrance
The imposing entrance of our San Diego school - it's easy to find, right in the city centre.
San Diego - the lobby
Our school's lobby is a agreeable place to wait for friends or sit and chat a while. In this picture, you can also glimpse the green and pleasant terrace outside. Find out more about the school's facilities on our San Diego local information page.
San Diego - The Embassy English School building
The exterior of the Embassy English school in San Diego.
San Diego - students on the terrace
One very good rason to come to San Diego is, of course, the weather. After lessons, what could be nicer than chatting with your new friends in the practically guaranteed sunshine? Find out more about the San Diego climate on our local information page.
San Diego - a group exercise
At Embassy, learning English is fun. Classes consist of a mix of different exercises and activities, with lots of collaboration and discussion, in pairs, groups, and across the whole class.
Here a small group of students work together to complete an exercise. What a great way to make friends!
San Diego - students work together
Another view of Embassy students working together to complete an exercise their teacher has given them. Classes pass by very quickly when you're having this much fun: and it's amazing how well you learn, too, when you're chatting, debating and laughing.
San Diego - students take a break
Three friends in a San Diego class. Embassy students come from all over the world, so you'll find yourself making friends with people from many different countries.
Our students often comment that they've learned a lot about other cultures as well as learning English. Meet more people from Embassy San Diego on our students and staff page.
San Diego - computer room
As you can see, there are plenty of computers for student use at Embassy San Diego. This is where you can do your homework, catch up on your emails, or just surf the internet.
Find out more about the school's facilities on our San Diego local information page.
San Diego - Hallowe'en party
Embassy San Diego students had a ball at the Hallowe'en fancy dress party. See lots more photos of this event on our Embassy USA Facebook pages.
San Diego - beachside volleyball
Just look at this - sports, sun and sand. San Diego's beautiful climate provides many opportunities for outdoor activities with friends, in gorgeous surroundings.
Find out what's going on in school right now, on our San Diego activities and excursions page.
San Diego - fun in the sun
After class, there's nothing more pressing to do than relax in the sunshine with your friends. Well, until you get down to your homework, of course...
- IT suite
- Interactive whiteboards
- Student lounge
- University counselling
- TOEIC testing centre
- Excellent transport links
- Close to the beach
- Residential - live on-campus, close to the college, age 18+
- Homestay - live with a host family
- Breakfast and evening meal, age 16+ (Half-board)