The English as a Second Language (ESL) for International Spouses Program is meant to enrich the lives and improve the English levels of the spouses of international students, scholars, post-doctoral researchers, international staff and faculty. Experienced instructors teach conversational English, American culture, English grammar and literature. All students, including returning students, must register each semester. If you are unable to attend the formal registration, you may register during any class session. Cost for the semester is $60.00 (ISSA accepts credit cards or checks made payable to the University of Notre Dame).