Sign Up for English Class (ESOL)

By DHSP Community Learning Center

Sign up for free English (ESOL) classes and take a placement test. Learn about our programs and the resources that come with being a student at the Cambridge Community Learning Center!

Photo of CLC students.
Monday, August 22 9:30am – 11:30pm

People can join the classes if there is space

Ages: Adults.

Cambridge residents only.


English Classes at CLC
Register over the phone

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Click here to visit our website, learn more, and sign up!

Click here to register for all sessions.

Or, call 617-349-6363.


All sessions are in-person at 5 Western Avenue (Central Square). You can click on the link above to sign up for any registration session. These are:

Thursday, July 21, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Wednesday, July 27, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Wednesday, August 22, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Tuesday, August 16, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


Registration is required to attend ESOL signup. You should NOT attend if you are feeling sick.



    • In-person only.

    Community Learning Center

    5 Western Ave
    Cambridge, MA 02138
    United States


    Additional information

    Do you want to learn to speak, read and write English? The Community Learning Center can help you!

    We offer in-person and hybrid classes for Cambridge residents.

    We have:

    • 26 English classes available for Cambridge residents
    • 6 levels of English classes (ESOL), including basic literacy
    • Students from over 65 countries
    • 10-month minimum study
    • Classes meet 2 or 3 times a week
    • 2 locations, Central Square: 5 Western Avenue
      North Cambridge: 286 Rindge Avenue

    Students in English classes have free access to:

    • A tutor
    • A career advisor
    • An education advisor
    • Citizenship classes
    • Conversation classes
    • Basic computer classes
    • Support with disabilities

    Class schedules:
    • Morning classes are 2 or 3 mornings a week, between 9 AM and 12 noon.
    • Evening classes are 2 nights a week, between 6:15 PM and 9:15 PM.