English as a Second Language – Westchester Community College

Registration for Fall 2022 ESL In-Person and Online Courses is Open!

International students can travel to New York and begin studying as early as September!

Fall 2022 includes a selection of in-person and online courses.

Fall 2022 Course Schedule

To Register please call:

  • Please call: 914-606-6656. 
  • Visit the ELI in GTW-243 during Hours of Operation.

Register before the courses start because they may be full and closed.

After taking your information and answering your questions, our ELI staff will assist you with making a payment for your course. Mastercard, Visa, and Discover cards are accepted, credit or debit.  Cash registration is not possible. Proof of  COVID-19 Immunization is required unless you have a medical or religious exemption.


You can also start your registration using the pre-registration form:

Click here to pre-register

We will call you after we receive the form to help you complete your registration and answer your questions. You can pay by phone by credit/debit card (Mastercard/Visa/Discover).

Refund Policy

Email: ESL@sunywcc.edu

  • 100% refund before 1st class
  • 50% refund after 1st class
  • No refund after 2nd class

Placement Testing

Testing required if you are new or did not take final exam in the preceding semester. Placement test is given at 1st session of Saturday ESL, Evening ESL and Intensive ESL. You must already be registered for a class to take test. Testing information is provided at time of registration.

Click here to see Placement Testing Dates

NY / Westchester County Residency

All ESL tuition rates stated are resident rates. Residents have lived in NY State at least 1 year. If you have been in NY for the past 12 months, but live, or lived outside of Westchester County, call 914-606-6656. Non-residents are welcome but pay tuition plus a non-resident surcharge of 166%.

ELI/ESL Covid Information

To attend in-person classes, students must provide proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination or have received an approved exemption BEFORE the start of class.