Services for English Language Learners

The English Language Learner (ELL) office at STCC serves students for whom English is a second language. Our friendly, bilingual staff provide individual assessments and assist prospective and current students in enrolling in the appropriate STCC classes to improve their English competency.

Location: Ira H. Rubenzahl (B19)/ Room 268
Phone: 413-755-4063
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

  • Step 1-assessment:  all applicants work with the ELL services staff to schedule an English assessment that gauges applicants' current English skills and educational goals.
  • Step 2-class enrollment: ELL services staff review assessment scores and assist student in applying to the college or enrolling in credit or non-credit classes.
  • Step 3-financial information: ELL staff provide students with general information and assistance with filling out the FAFSA or other financial aid
  • Step 4-support service information: ELL staff provide students with information about STCC and community support services.