Fordham University & East Coast Tour

New York & East Coast Tour

18th and 25th July 2021

Age Range: 11 - 18 groups only

Overview

Our junior language programme at Fordham University & East Coast Tour is designed for 11 – 18 year old students and offers one week in New York with an adapted English course and a full excursion programme to key attractions. The second week includes a fantastic tour by private bus to explore the most beautiful natural wonders and the greatest influential historical sites of the East Coast on the United States.

Tuition

  • 15 hours language tuition in the first week with morning classes
  • Qualified and experienced native speaker teachers
  • English level assessment on arrival to ensure students are placed at the correct level
  • Small class sizes with a maximum of 15 students
  • Course book and materials including end of course report and certificate

Excursions

  • Metro Cards for the length of the stay which allows for travel to all areas of New York
  • Daily evening excursions to New York supervised by an activity leader
  • Half day excursion to Jersey Gardens Outlet
  • 6 days/5 nights trip to Niagara Falls, Washington, Amish Country and Philadelphia
  • Activity leader for every day of the tour and English speaking guide at each destination
  • Entrance to Maid of the Mist at Niagara Falls

Activities

  • Varied and exciting evening excursion programme in a truly international environment
  • Dedicated activity staff who plan exciting evening excursions to engage all students
  • Student common areas for students to socialise in and use the free campus WiFi

Accommodation

    FORDHAM UNIVERSITY – CAMPUS

  • Accommodation in double/triple bedrooms with ensuite bathroom for students
  • Accommodation in single bedrooms with ensuite bathroom for group leaders
  • Towel and bed linen changed at least once a week
  • Breakfast and lunch in modern cafeteria offering a range of healthy meal options and $10 voucher for dinner off campus. *First week only
  • 24 hours campus and accommodation security
  • ZUMA Education support and welfare from arrival to departure
    EAST COAST TOUR – HOTEL

  • Accommodation in quadruple bedrooms with ensuite bathroom for students
  • Accommodation in double twin bedrooms with ensuite bathroom for group leaders
  • Rooms cleaned and bed linen changed every day
  • Breakfast in hotel. *Please note that lunch and dinner are not included in the tour
  • ZUMA Education support and welfare from arrival to departure

Booking Deposit

All bookings submitted before the 19th March 2021 will be reserved until this date. 15% deposit of the total agreed course fees must be paid to secure a booking. Any bookings made after the 19th March 2021 will only be confirmed by ZUMA Education on receipt of a 15% deposit of the total agreed course fees. Any bookings made after the 14th May 2021 will only be confirmed by ZUMA Education on receipt of a 50% deposit of the total agreed course fees. If the booking is made within 21 days before the programme start date full course fees are required at the time of booking.

Payment Terms

50% of total agreed course fees must be paid by 14th May. The full agreed course fees must be paid at least 21 days before the course start date. All card payments are subject to a handling fee and a 2% or 4% (American Express) fee levied by the card company. These fees are non-refundable. It is the agent’s responsibility to cover all bank charges and exchange rate differences for the whole transaction. If full payment of course fees in cleared funds is not received before the start date the group will not be allowed to start their programme.

Insurance

Travel insurance is not included in the course fees. ZUMA Education recommends that students travelling to USA obtain full travel and medical insurance to ensure their safety and welfare.

Visa Info

It is the agent’s responsibility to apply for and ensure the students are granted the appropriate visa for their period of study with ZUMA Education.