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English Language Institute

Saturday ESL Program


Classes in this program are conveniently scheduled on Saturday mornings and afternoons. Courses are designed for non-native English speakers who want to improve their English skills for personal and professional reasons.


  • Small interactive class
  • Professional native English speaking faculty
  • Academic advisement
  • Certificate available by request
  • No registration or test fee
  • Full use of University facilities

Classes are located on the Pace Law School Campus in White Plains.


Session Session Dates Holidays
Fall I 2016 September 10 - October 22 No holidays
Fall II 2016 October 29 - December 17 No classes on 11/26 - Thanksgiving break
Spring I 2017 January 21 - March 11 No classes on 2/18 - President's Day weekend
Spring II 2017 March 25 - May 13 No classes on 4/15 - Good Friday/Easter
Summer I 2017 May 20 - July 8 No classes on 5/27 - Memorial Day weekend
Summer II 2017 July 15 - August 26 No holidays

Application Form

Please submit our online Saturday/Evening ESL application. Please mail your registration and a check payment payable to Pace University to our office in 78 N Broadway, Aloysia Hall 303B, White Plains, NY 10601.
You will get an email on the parking and class room information a week before the class start date.

Course Offerings and Descriptions

Integrated Skills, 10:00am - 12:30pm   $205

Students emphasize a balanced approach to improving grammar, writing, reading, vocabulary, conversation and listening.

Professional and Business English: Skills for Success, 10:30am to 1:00pm  $205   Course open during Fall I, Spring I, and Summer I

The course will run on Saturday mornings from 10am to 12:30pm. The instructor will guide students through a hands-on experience in writing effective professional e-mails, creating their own American-style résumé, participating in mock job interviews, engaging in negotiation meetings, setting up an effective professional social media profile and more. The course will be open to intermediate level English speaker and above.

Professional and Business English: Negotiation Skills, 10:30am to 1:00pm  $205   Course open during Fall II, Spring II, and Summer II

The course will run on Saturday mornings from 10:30am to 1 pm. The instructor will guide students through a hands-on experience in professional and business negotiations. The course will prepare students to discuss jobs and projects, manage conflict, make and respond to proposals, and understand the needs of all sides. 


TOEFL Preparation, 1:30pm - 4:00pm,  $245

Students learn format of and prepare for the new Internet-based test (iBT). Practice test taking strategies. Review English grammar and vocabulary. 

New Price from SUmmer II :$245 including the paper-based TOEFL Test ($170 value if you take it elsewhere) Students take the paper-based TOEFL Test after class on the last day.

Class Schedule

Integrated Skills: Saturday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Professional and Business Communication in American Culture Saturday 10:30am – 1:00pm
TOEFL Preparation: Saturday 1:30 pm - 04:00 pm


Classrooms can be changed.  An email will be sent to you prior to your class.  Please check your junk folder if you do not see the email a few days before the class start date.


Subject Time Classroom
Integrated Skills 10:00-12:30 Aloysia 304
Business Communication 10:30-1:00 Aloysia 305
TOEFL Preparation 1:30-4:00 Aloysia 304

Fees and schedule are subject to change without notice.

ID Policies

Saturday, Evening, TOEFL Blast, and Weekday Intensive students will receive an ELI ID card.  Please keep the card with you if you plan to continue or if you think you may take our courses in the future.  You will be charged $20 if you need the replacement card.  Please be informed that Weekend Intensive students will not receive the ID card.  The policies are in effect from Summer II 2016 students.

For more information, Please contact the English Language Institute at Westchester Campus.

Phone: (914) 422-4042