Refugee and Asylee ESL Program
The Refugee and Asylee ESL Program is for you if...
- You've been granted refugee, asylee, or SIV status within the last 5 years
- You would like to develop your speaking and understanding of English for life and work, OR
- You would like to develop your English language skills for employment, OR
- You want to prepare for enrollment at the college, OR
- You want to learn more about U.S. culture.
- Literacy, beginning, low-intermediate, and high-intermediate level English classes
- Instruction and practice in speaking and understanding workplace English
- Instruction in English reading, writing, speaking and listening
- Instruction in basic computer skills
- Development of inter-cultural competence
Classes are available...
- At University Town Center in Hyattsville, near the Mall at Prince George's (Prince George's Plaza)
- At The Greater Riverdale Career Empowerment Center, in Riverdale Park
- Monday-Friday in the morning and afternoon
Classes are free; textbooks and class supplies are provided.
To register for this program, participants must:
- Have been granted refugee, asylee, or SIV status within the last 5 years
- Bring your passport and I-94 to a scheduled registration. Check our schedule for registration dates.