Registration for spring 2015 is closed.
Upcoming registration dates for Fall 2015
ESL Term 1 (August 31 - November 19)
Returning ESL Students ONLY Registration August 17-18
New Students Alameda Residents ONLY Registration August 24 (bring proof of residency)
New Students Registration August 25-26
at 10:00 am OR 6:00 pm
401 Pacific Avenue, Alameda, CA
Please bring cash, or credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover) to pay for the registration fee if you are placed in a class. No refunds.
Late students will NOT be admitted.
Orientation/assessment process takes approximately two to three hours.
In 2015-2016 ESL terms are 12 weeks long.
|1||August 31, 2015 - November 17, 2015|
|2||November 30, 2015 - March 3, 2016|
|3||March 7, 2016 - June 1, 2016|
ESL beginning-literacy level
Students who enter this level are unable to read or write in English. They may have limited verbal English proficiency.
ESL beginning-low level
Students enter the beginning-low level with little or no ability to read or write English. They are unable to function unassisted in situations requiring spoken English.
ESL beginning-high level
Students enter the beginning-high level with limited ability to read and write English; their use of English is limited to speaking English in situations related to their immediate needs.
ESL intermediate-low level
Students enter the intermediate-low level with enough ability in the use of English to function satisfactorily in basic survival situations related to their needs.
ESL intermediate-high level
Students enter the intermediate-high level with enough ability in the use of English to function independently in most situations.
Students enter the advanced level with enough ability in the use of English to function effectively in familiar and unfamiliar social, community, work and academic situations.
|Beginning Literacy||M-Th||9:00 am-12 noon||105||$50|
|Beginning Low||M-Th||9:00 am-12 noon||120||$50|
|Beginning High||M-Th||9:00 am-12 noon||121||$50|
|Intermediate Low||M-Th||9:00 am-12 noon||122||$50|
|Intermediate High||M-Th||9:00 am-12 noon||107||$50|
|Advanced/Bridge||M-Th||9:00 am-12 noon||103||$50|
|Beginning Literacy||M-Th||6:00-9:00 pm||105||$50|
|Beginning Low||M-Th||6:00-9:00 pm||120||$50|
|Beginning High||M-Th||6:00-9:00 pm||121||$50|
|Intermediate Low||M-Th||6:00-9:00 pm||122||$50|
|Intermediate High||M-Th||6:00-9:00 pm||107||$50|
Transcript Evaluation Services
The following is a list of evaluation & translation services. This list is by no means complete; it is published as a service to international students seeking evaluation services. It is not meant to be an endorsement of any kind. The choice of service is the responsibility of the individual student.
Transcript Evaluation Services
International Institute of California
Address: 3550 Stevens Creek Blvd., Suite #310, San Jose, CA - 95117
Director: Teketel Mulugeta – firstname.lastname@example.org
Peralta Students get a 10% discount from International Institute of California Evaluation Services. Students must write on the check “Peralta Student”.
World Education Services, Inc
www.wes.org (online service)
Local contact: Shirley - email@example.com
SpanTran Educational Services
Phone: 713-266-8805 (Texas)
Contact: Samuel Wu – SWu@spantran-edu.org
Translation Services Referrals
American Evaluation & Translation Service
(good for Spanish Language Degrees)
Lan Do & Associate, LLC
(good for Vietnamese/Asian Language Degrees)
Contact: Lan Do or Vivian – firstname.lastname@example.org