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FESL (Functional English as a Second Language)
Learn how to read, write, speak and understand English in a class at your level

Improve your English language skills with FESL classes

Heartland offers FESL classes throughout the year.

Classes available:

FESL Class Offerings

Fall 2018

Semester: July 23 - December 7
No classes: Septemeber 3. November 21-23.

Class Schedule

Heartland offers various daytime and evening schedules for FESL classes. Most classes meet three days per week for three hours each day.

Enrollment Requirements

Students must be 16 or older in age to attend FESL classes. Any student under the age of 18 will have to fill out a high school release form before attending classes. Other restrictions might apply.


Classes are free. All FESL classes are paid by state and federal grants.


Register Today!!

You can register for FESL classes at almost any time during the semester. You will have to take a 30 minute speaking test in order to take FESL classes. Please contact the Adult Education department at 309-268-8180 to set up an appointment. 

When registering make sure to have:

  • address
  • phone number
  • birthdate

Childcare Options: You may contact the Child Development Lab on Heartland's campus at 309-268-8210 to learn more about your childcare options.

Contact Us

Heartland Community College
Student Commons Building, 1000
1500 W. Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761

Para información en español: 309-268-8185.