General Information

General Information 

  1. All I-20 students attend class, Monday through Thursday, 4.5 hours per session for a total of 18 attendance hours per week re: SEVIS requirements. Two sessions available:  8am-12:30pm and 6:00pm-10:30pm.
  2. All school days missed due to unexcused absences are to be made up hour for hour on Fridays, 9am-2pm.
  3. The school has a rolling enrollment: following registration and a Placement Test, students may begin class on any Monday  or the next day if school is closed on a Monday.
  4. All students are issued a Student Handbook  when registering.  Every new student is provided an orientation session.
  5. Language Exchange provides accommodations for students on an individual basis: 
    1. information on local hotels and other living accommodations. 
    2. Internal student bulletin boards located on our campus.
    3. information and assistance in the Homestay Program.
    4. Airport Transfers from Miami, Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood and Palm Beach International.
    5. Questions? email: 


  1. To expedite the process, all fees can be paid on-line.  A list of fees are provided.  You may NOT require all services so please read carefully:
    • Required: $125.00 non-refundable registration fee.
    • Optional:  $800.00 for a change of Status by Language Exchange International 
      • If an outside attorney has completed your I-20 Change of Status, a $100.00 processing fee is required.
    • Required: $150.00 fee to overnight an I-20.
    • Optional:  $150.00 fee for a Tourist Visa Extension. 
    • Not sure?  Have questions?  Call our USA office:  561-368-3913 (8AM – 5pm, Monday through Friday, Eastern time).
    • Required: Students must have a SET of books (2) for all courses offered at Language Exchange.  The total cost is $30.00 and may be purchased when the student enrolls at the School.  We do not buy books back since they will be written in as part of the Interactive Program.


  • All I-20 students are required to enroll for a minimum of FOUR WEEKS of classes at the present rate of $125.00 per week.
  • A student is required to pay for ONE MONTH of school ($500.00) plus the Registration fee ($ 125.00) and $30.00 for a set of books  This can be done when the student arrives at the school.  Total: $ 655.00.

Refund Policy

  • The Application Fee of  $125.00 is NOT refundable.  
  • If a student withdraws, Language Exchange will refund any unused days of classes prepaid, at the rate of $25.00 per day.
  • The school cannot refund any other fees including the cost of textbooks which are the property of the student.