ESL Office Hours Fall 2023

Academic Center, Room 109 Kentfield Campus

*Note: Please try to arrive 30-45 minutes before closing time as there may be a long line.

*Nota: Trate de llegar 30-45 minutos antes de la hora de cierre ya que puede haber una larga fila.

Day Hours

10:00 am to 6:30 pm


10:00 am to 6:30 pm


10:00 am to 6:30 pm


10:00 am to 6:30 pm


10:00 am to 3:00 pm


9:00 am to 1:30 pm

For more information, please:
Call: 415-485-9642
Email questions to esl@marin.edu
Text questions to: 831-607-9746

Upcoming Placement Tests/Orientation Dates  

NOTE: Students must complete the CCCApply Application and receive a student ID# (M00#) from College of Marin first. 
Please see information below or visit our office for help to complete the application process.

Please sign up for a Placement/Orientation Workshop in the ESL Office.

There are no "walk-ins". You must sign-up in advance. 

  • Thursday, December 14th, 2023
  • Saturday, December 16th, 2023
  • Wednesday, January 10th, 2024
  • Saturday, January 13, 2024
  • Saturday, January 27th, 2024


  • Saturday dates are in the morning.
  • Thursday and Wednesday dates are in the evening.

Information for returning students who have not registered for classes at College of Marin for one or more semesters (Updated 11-03-23)

Step by step Instructions  (pdf)   
Instrucciones paso a paso (pdf)  

Information for new students  (Updated 11-03-23)

New Student Step by Step Instructions (pdf)     
Instrucciones paso a paso para estudiantes nuevos (pdf)    

Noncredit CCCApply Online Application

Please see instructions above!

Self-Guided Placement Tool   

You need to complete the process outlined above and receive your Student ID #M00--- first.

Continuing Students:

Please ask your teacher for guidance and assistance for your next semester.

Spring 2024 Registration Dates Open for Students in ESLN Levels 10 to 40 starting on these dates:

  • Nov 17 - Returning Students
  • Nov. 27 - Waitlisted Students
  • Dec. 4 - New Students

2023 ESL Sequence of Classes Chart  (pdf)  

Spring 2024 ESL Class Schedules by Level

(updated 11-09-23)

(All classes are offered for noncredit and are free.)

  Levels 10 to 40 - Foundational Skills ESL

Customer ServiceClass - Spring 2024 (pdf)

Focused Skills Classes levels 60 and above

These classes are offered for credit ($$) or noncredit (free). If you are interested in taking these classes for credit ($$), please see a counselor first. For more information, see:  https://ss.marin.edu/counseling

Fall 2023 Semester

Saturday, August 19 to Saturday, Dec 16
Finals Week for Levels 50 to 120SL - Dec 11 to Dec 16
  • Labor Day: Mon Sept 4
  • Veterans Day: Fri Nov 10
  • Thanksgiving: Thurs to Sat Nov 23-25

Spring 2024 Semester

Saturday, January 20 to Saturday, May 18 
Finals Week for Levels 50 to 120SL - May 20 to May 24
  • Presidents Day Weekend: Friday Feb 16 to Monday Feb 19
  • Spring Break: Monday March 18 to Saturday March 23

Website updated November 9, 2023