Noncredit ESL Enrollment and Assessment Instructions:

Complete the following to begin the enrollment process.
1. Complete an application for admission to the College of the Canyons.
Applications are available in both English and Spanish.
The application can be found online at or in the following offices:
Continuing Education/Noncredit Office, College of the Canyons, Valencia Campus, Canyons Hall 167                
Office Hours: Monday through Friday from 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Admissions and Records, College of the Canyons, Valencia Campus, Canyons Hall-Student Services and Administration Building
Office Hours: Monday through Thursday from 9:00AM to 6:00PM, Fridays 9:00AM-1:00PM
Admissions and Records, College of the Canyons, Canyon Country Campus, Quad 1, Building C
Office Hours: Monday through Thursday from 9:00AM to 6:00PM
2. Obtain your student ID number. Once your application for admission has been processed, you will receive a student identification number.
Be sure you put this in a safe place as you will be asked for it often.
3. Sign up for an Assessment session. You can sign up by coming to the Continuing Education/Noncredit office, or by calling us at 661-362-3304.
Walk-in assessments are available on most Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Please call to confirm.
(Click on the ESL tab to view our classes.)

Noncredit ESL Assessments are given at :
College of the Canyons,
Valencia Campus
Continuing Education/Noncredit Office, Canyons Hall, Room 167
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Phone: 661-362-3304
Parking permits are required for all assessments and classes at the College of the Canyons campuses.
Please purchase a $3.00 parking permit from one of the vending machines located in the student parking lots.
4. Attend the Assessment session. Plan to arrive a few minutes prior to your assigned assessment session date and time. Bring a picture ID and your COC student ID number with you. After you take the assessment, you will know which ESL classes to take and the staff will register you in those classes. There is no charge for our Continuing Education/Noncredit ESL classes.
5. Attend your ESL class on the first day. Plan to arrive early to find parking on the first day of your class. Attendance is important; please plan to attend your classes regularly.