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Idaho State University

ESL - English as a Second Language


A FREE service for all community members.

The Adult Education program offers free, non-credit English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to adults 16 years of age or older.

ESL classes help students speak, read, write, and understand English to communicate more effectively in the community, prepare for higher-level instruction, or enter the workplace. Beginning and advanced ESL classes, including special conversation sections, are offered.

A class combining instruction in both ESL and American civics is also available and may be of particular interest to students seeking American citizenship.

Students are enrolled in classes after completing an English assessment test. Classes are available on the ISU campus and in Outreach Centers throughout southeast Idaho.

For more information call: 208-282-2468.

Contact Us



777 Memorial Drive

Roy F. Christensen Building #48, 3rd Floor, Room 374


Daytime Hours: 
Monday- Friday 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.

Evening Hours:
Monday - Thursday 5:30p.m. to 8:30p.m.