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.
Wednesday, July 27 9:30am – 11:30am

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.



    • Only virtual (online or over the phone).

    Fall classes are being held in-person and online. Come to an information session to learn more.

    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.