English as a Second Language (ESL)

The following Registration/Advising Sessions are available:

If you are a foreign-born adult 18 years of age or older (NOT an F1 or J1 Visa holder) NOT currently enrolled in high school and would like to improve your English communication skills, the English as a Second Language (ESL) program can assist you. You will have the opportunity to improve your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. To enroll, perspective students must attend a free advising session listed below. Please call Chelsea Reeder at 443-412-2152 or email her at creeder@harford.edu to schedule an advising session.

The advising session will start promptly at the scheduled time. Persons who arrive late may have to reschedule their advising session. Former ESL students must also enroll in classes by calling 443-412-2152.

The ESL program is supported by federal and state funds granted by the Maryland Department of Labor.

Students and visitors are subject to a health screening and temperature check AND must follow the SOCIAL DISTANCING protocols:

  • Wear a mask during the entire time
  • Maintain six feet distance.
  • If you are sick, remain home.

The following Advising Sessions are for entry into the ESL fall classes beginning in October:

  • Wednesday, August 19
    Session 1: 1:00 PM | Session 2: 3:30 PM | Session 3: 6:00 PM
    Harford Community College, Library, Room 110
  • Wednesday, September 23
    Session 1: 1:00 PM | Session 2: 3:30 PM | Session 3: 6:00 PM
    Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 132

The following Advising Sessions are for entry into spring classes beginning January:

  • Monday, November 16
    Session 1: 1:00 PM | Session 2: 3:30 PM | Session 3: 6:00 PM
    Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 132
  • Monday, December 14
    Session 1: 1:00 PM | Session 2: 3:30 PM | Session 3: 6:00 PM
    Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 132
  • Monday, January 4
    6:30 PM
    Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 132
  • Thursday, January 7
    6:30 PM
    TBD
  • Wednesday, January 13
    10:00 AM
    TBD

*Edgewood Public Library - enter by the side door on Hanson Road
**Subject to cancellation due to COVID-19

 

More Information

Call 443-412-2152 or literacy@harford.edu.


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