Below are housing options and costs specific to Institute for Academic Studies and Institute for Business Communication students. Learn more by clicking on the name of the housing provider, or by visiting our housing page. All applications should be submitted directly to the housing provider. Housing options may be limited in August 2016 due to the Democratic National Convention being held in Philadelphia.  Please be sure to reserve August housing early. 

 International House*Homestay**



Single room $1,010-$1,070  $1,153  $1,150-$1,350


Double room- $950-$1,050$1,135

*Single room with shared bathroom and shared kitchen. Includes application, linen, and service fee. Please use code "ELPSummer2016" when applying in order to secure this rate.

**Homestay includes daily continental breakfast and 3 family-style dinners per week.  Rate includes $285 placement fee.

***Rate includes $250 deposit. Please email Axis Manager ( to receive ELP Summer Institute rates.

****Single and shared rooms have shared bathrooms.