ESL Apply

Application Steps and Deadlines:

  1. Complete your Application Online: www.wccnet.edu/apply (applications need 24 hours to process before your next steps)
  2. Verify your identity and residency with Enrollment Services through: State ID, Driver’s License, Green Card, or Passport
  3. Set up your WCC Gateway with your Student ID Number @00_ _ _ _ _ _
  4. Schedule and attend an in-person ESL orientation
  5. Take COMPASS ESL assessment in the Testing Center (SC 300A): Reading, Grammar/Writing, and Listening.
  6. Meet with International Student Center Advisor to select ESL classes
  7. Register for ESL classes online: WCC Gateway – MyWCC – Registration – Add/Drop Classes
  8. Pay for classes or finalize your Financial Aid (if eligible):  www.fafsa.gov