ESL Registration

Welcome to Harper College ESL

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To start taking English courses follow these steps.

1. First, please complete a Harper College Application.

  • Select Credit Student when applying.  ESL classes are credit classes.
  • Pay a $25 application fee.
  • Write down your Harper I.D. number.
  • Save your username and password.
  • Allow two business days for processing.

2. Then schedule your testing appointment on the Harper College student portal under Student Success -> ESL Testing.  All testing now is being done ONLINE.

3. On the day of your appointment,

  • you should arrive early to check in.  (using the ONLINE TESTING instructions)
  • bring a photo I.D.
  • you will take 2 tests: Writing and Reading.
  • you will meet with an advisor or teacher for a short interview and then select your classes.
  • you will be able to register and pay for classes.

Testing for the Fall semester (August-December) is offered July to Mid-October.

Testing for the Spring semester (January-May) is offered Mid-November to Mid-March

Testing for the Summer semester (May/June-July) is offered Mid-April to May

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