English language programs for immigrants

The Summer Term is Now Open

General Information

How to enroll at WEC for the Summer 2024 term

All are welcome in our classes! At WEC, we focus on adult education, making it an inclusive environment for learners. The only requirement is that you must be 18 years of age or older. We believe in creating a welcoming space, and therefore, proof of residence and immigration status are not required for registration.

Join us in improving your English with WEC! Our Summer 2024 registration is now open! English language programs for immigrants Group classes are scheduled from July 15th to August 21st, providing a supportive and engaging learning experience. Additionally, our one-on-one tutoring is available continuously. Explore the opportunity to enhance your English proficiency with WEC. Enrich your language skills and be part of our community at WEC. Register today and embark on a journey of English language programs for immigrants!

Step 1:
Complete our English-language placement test
to determine the best class level for you. (New students only. Returning students choose their level based on their previous class).
Step 2:
Complete the Summer 2024 registration form.
Choose your class level based on your placement test score or your previous class.
Step 3:
Pay tuition. 
When you click "submit" on the registration form, you will see a confirmation message and a payment link to pay online. WEC accepts all major credit cards (i.e., VISA, MasterCard, American Express).
 

If you need additional assistance or are experiencing financial difficulties, enroll in a payment plan or apply for a scholarship. If you are unable to pay for classes, please apply for a scholarship.

For more information, please check out our Frequently Asked questions (FAQs) below. If you are interested in the U.S. Citizenship Preparation Class, use this Citizenship class registration form. This class is only recommended for students who will be eligible for US citizenship in the next 2 years.

 

 

In-person
Group
English Classes

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Daytime: Monday to Wednesday
10:30am - 12:30pm ET
Evening: Monday to Wednesday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET
Duration: 6 weeks
Price: $100

Online
Group
English Classes

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Daytime: Monday to Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Evening: Monday to Wednesday
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm ET
Duration: 6 weeks
Price: $100

Online
Citizenship Preparation Class

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Daytime:
Monday to Thursday

5:30pm - 6:30pm ET
Duration:
10 weeks,
start date September 30, 2024
Price: $50

Online
One-to-one
Tutoring

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Writing or Conversation
Options Available!
Once Weekly:
Tutors and Students Select Their Own Time Preference

Duration: 11 weeks
Price: $120

Do you Need Registration Help?

Send an email to registration@washingtonenglish.org OR, Call 202-387-2222 and choose menu option 2 for assistance OR, Come to WEC for in-person support during our drop-in office hours: Monday-Thursday 9:30am-7:00pm. WEC is located at 401 9th St NW, C100, Washington, DC, 20004. We are on the Concourse level (take the elevator to floor C).
Register today and embark on a journey of English language programs for immigrants!

Improve your English. Improve your life


Join a community of students from 100+ countries, speaking over 40 different languages!

30 years of experience
Dedicated, trained volunteer teachers
Affordable prices - Affordable prices. Payment plans and scholarships available.
Convenient morning and evening hours to fit your schedule

 

Register here to secure your spot!
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Don't see your country on this list? Register today and be the first WEC student from your country!

More information

Answers to some frequently asked questions.


For more information, please refer to our school policies here: Tutoring Policies Group Class Policies

Have a question about Washington, DC's Language Access Act of 2004? Click here for more information.