English as a Second Language

The English as a Second Language (ESL) program at SPSCC has 6 levels of classes to help non-native speakers of English improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. Classes meet in the morning, afternoon, and evening on the Main Campus in Olympia and the Lacey Campus.

Registration for summer classes (July-August) is now closed.

Registration for fall classes (September-December) has started. Sign up for an information session below to register for fall classes.  If you have questions, contact the Transition Studies office at 360-596-5317 or email esl@spscc.edu .



* Non-eligibility: Students in the U.S. on a student or tourist visa are not eligible for the college’s ESL classes. People in the U.S. as "nannies" or "au pairs" on a study exchange (J-1) visa are required to participate in college-level academic classes.  Please contact the International Student Office about the Intensive English Program.


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