ESL Guided Placement
Welcome, ESL students!
The fourth step of the registration process is course selection for math, English, and ESL. This process begins with completion of the Guided Placement Tool.
New ESL Placement Process
Cypress College has implemented a new placement process for guidance on choosing ESL courses. English Language Learners are invited to participate in this new process.
|ESL Placement Process|
|Step 1: Guided Placement Tool|
To use the tool:
Log in to myGateway
Go to the Cypress Tab
Select GSP and Complete the GSP
|Step 2: ESL Guided Placement Tool (Log in to myGateway)|
|Step 3: Counseling Appointment Students should meet with a counselor for ESL course placement questions.|
If you experience any problems using the ESL Guided placement tool, selecting a course, and/or registering for an ESL course, let us know, and we will help you through the process! Email email@example.com.
Pathways for English Language Learners
Pathway for U.S. High School Graduates
or Equivalent (GED, HiSET, CHSPE)
These students have the right to access any ESL course, including ESL 110C, as well as ENGL 100C or ENGL 101C.
Pathway for All Other New ESL
ESL students who have not earned a high school diploma (or equivalent) in the United States should engage in the ESL Placement Process (see above).