ESL Registration Information

Eligibility

If you are 18 or older and a resident of California, you may attend classes. If you are under 18 and a high school graduate, married, or in the military, and a resident of California, you may also attend. Contact Student Services if you have questions about attending classes. Regulations set by USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services) prohibit individuals in the U.S. with an F-1, B-1 or B-2 (visitor) visa, or with a border crossing card from attending Continuing Education classes.

Registration is easy and classes are free. For general classes, students must take a test to placed into the correct level class. Choose a location that is close to you and visit during the registration times shown below with each campus.

For Citizenship classes, simply go to class when the class meets and register in class.

For computer labs and special classes, simply go to class when the class meets and register in class.

Intermediate and advanced VESL classes require assessment at ESL levels 5-7 prior to enrollment.

CE at Mesa College

7350 Armstrong Place
San Diego CA 92111
619-388-1950

Registration, Room 201

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 8:15 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Monday, Tuesday: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

César E. Chávez Campus

1901 Main Street
San Diego, CA 92113
619-388-1910

Registration, Room 107

  • Monday,Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Monday,Tuesday: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Educational Cultural Complex

4343 Ocean View Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92113
(619) 388-4806

Registration, Room 113

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Monday, Tuesday: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Mid-City Campus

3792 Fairmount Ave.
San Diego, CA 92105
(619) 388-4500

Registration, Room 123

  • Monday and Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Monday and Wednesday: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

North City Campus

Miramar College location
10440 Black Mountain Road
San Diego, CA 92126
(619) 388-7825

Registration, Room B-302

  • Tuesday - Thursday: 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Monday - Thursday: 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

West City Campus

3249 Fordham Street
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 388-1873

Registration

  • Monday: 8:15 AM - NOON, Room 121
  • Tuesday: 8:15 AM - NOON, Room 127
  • Monday: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM, Room 121
  • Tuesday: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM, Room 127

Mission: San Diego Continuing Education commits to student success and community enrichment by providing accessible, equitable, and innovative quality education and support services to diverse adult learners in pursuit of lifelong learning, training, career advancement, and pathways to college.