3rd Annual Online Auction Fundraiser

11/25: Preview items
Bidding opens
12/3: Auction ends

2023 Classes: Join Now!

Spring ESL classes begin January 9

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

Register today: email ehalpert.ode@gmail.com 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!

Email ehalpert.ode@gmail.com

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 ehalpert.ode@gmail.com 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