Part Time Students ESL

Part Time Students ESL

How to apply to be a part-time International ESL student at Lane

Use only if you are in the U.S. on one of the following non-immigrant visas: B, C, D, F2, J, M, P, Q

Students on F1 visas cannot study part-time in the ESL Program.

Please see the International admissions page for current deadline information

Step 1: Complete Lane's online application

  • Within 3-5 days you will get an email with your L# (student ID number)

Step 2: Call or go to the ESL Main Campus Office to schedule your placement test after you have received your L#.

Step 3: Complete placement testing and register for classes when you're finished.

Important Dates

Term Names and Dates

Date of Registration Status Update


September 30-December 13, 2019

September 23, 2019


January 6- March 21, 2020

January 3, 2020


March 30-June 19, 2020

Friday, April 3 by 2:00 p.m.


June 29- August 28, 2020

June 18, 2020


Note: The dates are very close to the start of the term, which is important to consider when making travel plans.

Additional information

Registration will take place immediately following placement testing on a space-available basis.

Part-time students register for less than 18 hours/week

For a description of the ESL program, visit the International ESL Program website


Questions? Please contact