Accommodation in Los Angeles

Accommodation: Choose between Homestay & Student Residence

Kaplan International homestay

Your new home is an important part of your study experience. Each school has specially chosen options to help make the most out of your stay. Homestay and student residences offer different accommodation experiences, but always meet the highest standards.

Homestay

  • Live in a local homestay specially chosen by us
  • Enjoy breakfasts and dinners with your hosts
  • Practice English daily in an informal situation
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture

Student residence

  • Live with fellow students for more independence
  • Most residences are self-catering
  • Socialize and have fun with your new friends
  • Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations

Accommodation on a map

Whittier College
Los Angeles Westwood
Los Angeles Juniors
Homestay
Homestay family
Homestay (Single Room, 14 Meals/Week)

Ideal for students who want to discover local culture and learn about local customs with a friendly host family. Sharing meals with your hosts every day, you'll benefit from speaking English in a relaxed, natural environment.

Distance:

All homestays are within 60 minutes of our schools

Facilities:
Student residences
Apartment Westwood – Twin

This residence is available to students attending our Westwood school.

Stay in a variety of apartments in the Westwood area, all within 10-25 minute walk of the school. The apartments have 2 bedrooms with twin rooms.

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Distance:
  • 40.33 km from Whittier College
  • 2.06 km from Los Angeles Westwood
Facilities:
Apartment Westwood – Single

This residence is available to students attending our Westwood school.

Stay in a variety of apartments in the Westwood area, all within 10-25 minute walk of the school. The apartments have 2 bedrooms. 

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Distance:
  • 40.33 km from Whittier College
  • 2.06 km from Los Angeles Westwood
Facilities:
Residence Campbell Hall – Shared Flat

This residence is available to students attending our Whittier school and is only a short walk from uptown Whittier. Dorm students have a 19-meal plan included in their package. Campus Inn is open various hours; three meals a day are available at certain times Monday through Friday and two meals a day are available Saturday and Sunday. No kitchen is available however there is a microwave available in the common room area. Upstairs lounge has a ping pong table for students to use. 

Please note that students will move to a summer residence from June 17 to August 5, 2017

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Distance:
  • 0.28 km from Whittier College
  • 39.47 km from Los Angeles Westwood
Facilities:
Residence Campbell Hall – Single

This residence is available to students attending our Whittier school and is only a short walk from uptown Whittier. Dorm students have a 19-meal plan included in their package. Campus Inn is open various hours; three meals a day are available at certain times Monday through Friday and two meals a day are available Saturday and Sunday. No kitchen is available however there is a microwave available in the common room area. Upstairs lounge has a ping pong table for students to use. 

Please note that students will move to a summer residence from June 17 to August 5, 2017

Fact Sheet (141.86 KB)
Distance:
  • 0.28 km from Whittier College
  • 39.47 km from Los Angeles Westwood
Facilities:
Hollywood Apartments – Twin

This residence is available to students attending our Westwood school.

The Hollywood Apartments boast a stunning view of Los Angeles city, and are only a 25 minute bus ride from Beverly Hills and the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame. Students have the option of single or twin rooms and the complex offers great amenities such as a free movie theatre, DVD rental, coffee shops and free wifi. Kaplan Internation Westwood school is a 45 minute direct bus away from Hollywood Apartments.

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Distance:
  • 31.62 km from Whittier College
  • 8.26 km from Los Angeles Westwood
Facilities:
Hollywood Apartments – Single

This residence is available to students attending our Westwood school.

The Hollywood Apartments boast a stunning view of Los Angeles city, and are only a 25 minute bus ride from Beverly Hills and the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame. Students have the option of single or twin rooms and the complex offers great amenities such as a free movie theatre, DVD rental, coffee shops and free wifi. Kaplan Internation Westwood school is a 45 minute direct bus away from Hollywood Apartments.

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Distance:
  • 31.62 km from Whittier College
  • 8.26 km from Los Angeles Westwood
Facilities:

*Please note that Homestay facilities will vary from location to location. The facilities listed above are the typical ones that a homestay family offers.