English Immersion Program

Spend two weeks at JCC

Jamestown Community College's English language immersion program provides students with an opportunity to study English grammar and improve their vocabulary, pronunciation, listening skills, speaking, reading, and writing. Offered since 2008, we designed our non-credit program for undergraduate and graduate students, exchange students, and working professionals to develop and improve their English language skills.

2020 program dates: to be announced

Our 2019 dates have passed. 2020 dates to be announced.

  1. Complete our online application
  2. Print and complete the required forms:
    Health form (PDF)
    Photo release form (PDF)
    Copy of passport
  3. Scan and email or mail your required forms to 
    Jamestown Community College
    Global Learning
    Jennifer Apthorpe
    525 Falconer Street, Jamestown, NY 14701 USA
Program cost

Program cost

2-week program: $1,975 (cost includes deposit)

*Program costs are subject to change

$150 non-refundable deposit and balance of program costs are payable to SUNY JCC.

Program benefits include course and fees, workbooks, health insurance, certificate of completion, accommodations in a residence hall with linen, pillow, blanket, towel, and kitchen, all meals, welcome gifts, transportation for scheduled trips, most excursions, graduation banquet, and transportation to and from the Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) for specified dates and times. Please plan your incoming and outgoing flights accordingly.

The program cost does not include airfare, personal expenses, and the cost of travel between the airport and JCC if you are not taking the reserved bus at the designated times from or to the airport.


Pay your deposit once you receive your acceptance letter into the program using our online payment system.

Arrival and departure transportation


More information will be available soon.


More information will be available soon.

Spend two weeks at JCC

Residence suite living

You will stay in a campus residence hall featuring suite style living. Each suite includes either four or five single bedrooms, a common living area, dining room, and kitchen, as well as two bathrooms. Each suite comes furnished with beds, mattresses, pillows, bedsheets, pillowcases, towels, hand towels, washcloths, bureaus, study desks, chairs, floor lamps, closets, and a full kitchen to share. The residence hall also has laundry machines for your convenience. Meal service on campus is included.

Weekend trips

Pittsburgh: We will take a trip to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In Pittsburgh, you will have the opportunity to experience American city life and visit museums and interesting local attractions.

Niagara Falls: We will go on a Saturday day trip to Niagara Falls State Park in the United States to experience the natural beauty of North America.

  • Learn and practice English language skills with individuals from various cultures
  • Instruction provided by certified ESL instructors
  • Students receive a certificate of completion at the end of the course
  • Cultural orientation
  • Beautiful State University of New York campus in a safe community in western New York
  • Small class size
  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • No TOEFL required
  • Excursions to Niagara Falls and other exciting destinations

Contact Global Learning

Jamestown Campus
(Hamilton Collegiate Center)