General Information

 Online Virtual School Information

  The Language Exchange is accepting new students interested in our On-line/Virtual Program.  Due to COVID restrictions the school is closed.  There are two available sessions:  8am-12:30pm and 6pm-10:30pm.  Classes meet four days per week, Monday through Thursday.  Total cost per week is $125.00, excluding books that can be purchased directly online.  For immediate online registration call 561-368-3813 (9am-5pm, M-F) and speak to one of our advisors or leave a message with our auto-attendant.  Students who register should be 16 years of age or older. This program IS NOT available to I-20 students due to Sevis Regulations UNLESS the student is transferring from another approved I-20 School.

The Language Exchange provides a student friendly curriculum:  Introduction, Levels 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6a, 6b ,6c.  Students will take a placement interview and a survey regarding the students’ goals.  The Language Exchange Program is for self-development. 

Information for I-20 students:
  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-1:30pm.
  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. The Language Exchange does not have a Homestay program. LEI cannot recommend specific housing accommodations.  LEI will gladly provide you with a listing of hotels, motels and approved and licensed rooming houses provided by the Chamber of Commerce and the Better Business Bureau.  This listing also includes information on public transportation. This list is available by writing to
Fees for I-20 students:
  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 
    • 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: The books that are used for the Level to which a student is assigned can be purchased online  by the student. This information as to ISBN book number is provided at the time of registration. 
Tuition for I-20 Students
  • A student who opts for the “Special Promotional Rate” of 16 weeks at the reduced rate of $125.00 per week, will pay $1,000.00 on the first day of class and $1,000.00 on the second month of class for a total of $2,000.00  which will cover the payments for 16 weeks. After the initial 16 weeks, the student starts paying $500 every four weeks.
Refund Policy for I-20 students
  • 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 $30.00 per day.
  • The school cannot refund any other fees.