English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
Program Application

Endorsement Program for Practicing Teachers

#New Form
Quarter / Year applying: Which site do you prefer?:  
Have you submitted the WWU Extended Education Admissions Application?
Yes No
Section I - Personal Information
Last Name:
City: State: Zip:  
Please list your first language(s):
Additional language learning/experience:
Section II - Certifications and Endorsements
Current endorsements:
Current Teaching Certificate:
  State: Certificate #:  
Date: from Date: to District / School Grade
Teachers will be evaluated on the information provided in this application
Section III - Certification of Application
I understand that admission to the WWU ESOL Endorsement program is competitive and that meeting
the minimum admission standards does not guarantee acceptance into the program. I certify that all
statements contained herein are true and accurate. I also understand there may be additional steps that
must be taken after acceptance, which must be completed before my admission will be considered final.

I certify that I understand that retention in the program is contingent upon my maintaining a minimum
quarterly grade point average of 2.7 and that this requirement begins with the first quarter of the program. I also understand that before I enter the ESOL Endorsement program, I will be required to demonstrate or have completed the equivalent of one year of college-level study of a foreign language or have a plan to complete this requirement before the end of the program that is approved by the director of the ESOL
endorsement program.

I also understand that acceptance into the program and completion of the program does not guarantee granting of a Washington State ESOL/ELL or Bilingual Endorsement.
Section IV - A-B-C Checklist for Complete Application Materials
(A) ESOL Program Application
  This completed and signed form
  Copy of Valid Teaching Certificate
  Proof of language requirement (unofficial
    college and/or high school transcripts)

(B) WWU Admissions Application
  2016 Transfer & Post-Baccalaureatel
  application for Extended Education programs
  $55 Application Fee
  Official transcripts from all colleges and
    universities attended (not WWU)
(C) Financial Aid (FAFSA) - If you plan to apply for Financial Aid you will need to file the FAFSA right
away; follow the checklist/instructions at Western' financial aid site -
Application Information
Priority Application Deadline: May 1st
Applicants who submit materials after the May 1st
deadline may be considered for the endorsement
program but will have applied too late for financial
consideration aid or the first term of study; please
plan accordingly.
Send application materials to:
  ESOL Endorsement Program
Western Washington University
516 High Street MS - 9092
Bellingham, WA 98225-9092

Email: ESOL@wwu.edu
Fax: (360) 650-7997
Western Washington University is committed to ensuring that all programs and activities are readily accessible to all eligible persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, Vietnam-era veteran status, or disabled veteran status. Information contained within this application is accurate at the time of its preparation; however, such information may change,and it is the responsibility of the student to check on current validity at the time of application. Persons with disabilities needing assistance in the application process or requiring alternate formats of this application may contact Teacher Education Admissions at 360/650-3378. Persons with speech or hearing impairments may contact the Washington State TDD Relay System at 1-800/833-6388.
Routing Instructions
This form is automatically submitted to ESOL.
Signatures and Attachments
The submitter may optionally enter their email address below. Press SUBMIT to send it.