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ESL Admissions Information

If you want to enroll in ESL classes, you must take the ESL Assessment Test to determine your level before you register. Complete the Admission Application  to Collin College using this link

When you receive your CWID, call the Testing Center at one of the 6 Collin College campuses to schedule a time and day to take the ESL Assessment in the Testing Center. After you finish the test, email Mary South to schedule the English Speaking Test via Zoom.


Admissions Process
Muslim Student
Study Abroad Students
If you are interested in studying at Collin College or transferring here from another school and need an F-1 student visa, click on the link below, and follow the steps for the admission process.

International Student (F-1 visa) Admissions

If you are not already in the United States, this checklist may help you prepare before you leave your country. 

Pre-Arrival Checklist


Immigrant Students
If you are interested in studying at Collin College and are a resident, you have the option to take classes for credit or non-credit. If you are unsure if credit or non-credit is best for you, please contact us and we will be happy to advise you. Click on one of the links below, and follow the steps for the admission process. For either process, you will need to create a user account.

Credit Admissions

Continuing Education Admissions (Non-Credit Courses)



Program Costs

Collin College is able to offer high quality English language instruction at a lower price than other ESL programs because we are supported by the government. For current course costs and fees, please click here.



Semester Schedule

The following link will show you the current academic calendar for Collin College, including the start date for classes as well as holidays when the campus is closed. For the current schedule, please click here.




Contact Us!

If you have questions regarding the ESL program, please contact:

For questions regarding the admissions process, please contact:

For a list of common questions and answers, please click here