Monday, November 27th (9AM)-December 3rd (9PM)

Fall Classes: Join Now!

ESL classes begin September 11

Morning, afternoon, and  evening classes available
Learn English with experienced teachers and make new friends!

Register today: email or call (607) 319-5051


Open Doors English empowers adult English language learners in Ithaca, Tompkins and surrounding counties to live fuller lives through affordable, comprehensive English (ESL) classes.  

Everyone is welcome to learn here! Connect today and study with us from around the world! 


Can I study English at Open Doors English? 

If you are a non-native English speaker over the age of 18, you can study in our program! 

Email to start!

What English classes can I take? 

We offer classes organized by students’ levels of English proficiency. We have morning, afternoon, and evening classes, and workshops/events throughout the week.

Can I volunteer at Open Doors English?

We welcome local volunteers to work with us as tutors, conversation partners, guest speakers and office assistants, or to assist our Advisory Board. Please let us know your interest!

How can I connect with Open Doors English?

Please follow us on Facebook and Instagram! We regularly post photos, news about events, and community resources. 

Open Doors English : The Julie Rudd Coulombe Language Program