Workplace English Program: Basics

Participate in this 21-week class and advance your skills.

Workplace English Program

Ideal candidates are highly motivated non-native English speakers with an basic level of proficiency in spoken English and a desire to improve their reading and writing skills.

Classes will focus on language acquisition of task-related duties and common expressions used in the workplace.

Those selected for this highly competitive program will be required to attend two 60-minute classes per week. Classes will be held at UCLA and up to three hours of paid release time will be given each week to accommodate class and travel time. There will be a one-week mid-program break.

Supervisor and instructor assessments will be part of the application process.

Questions? Call 310-206-4455 or send an email to

Enrollment will be limited to 20 team members from the following departments:

  • • Facilities Management
  • • Housing & Hospitality
  • • Events & Transportation

Deadline to apply is Friday, July 7, 2023.
Evening classes start in October.

Application: UCLA Administration Workplace English Program

Need help? Call us: 310-206-4455

Applications for the 2024 Workplace English Literacy program have closed. We encourage interested team members to apply for the 2025 cohort. Please check back in December for further updates.