Welcome to New Student Orientation at Poly Languages Institute!

We are excited to have you join our vibrant community of language learners. The New Student Orientation is designed to help you prepare for your classes and ensure a smooth transition into your academic journey. Allow us to guide you through the necessary steps and provide you with essential information.

Technical Requirements

Before you embark on your language learning adventure, you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer to take the placement test. We recommend using the Chrome browser for optimal performance.

Personalized Student Portal (MyPoly)

At Poly Languages Institute, MyPoly serves as your comprehensive platform. Accessible online, it offers tailored features for your convenience. From taking the placement test to accessing your schedule, grades, attendance, and service requests, MyPoly streamlines your academic journey. During orientation, we’ll provide guidance on efficient login and navigation.

Placement Test

Once you have successfully logged in to MyPoly, we will prompt you to take the placement test. This test is crucial for determining your language proficiency level and ensuring you are placed in the appropriate classes. For more detailed information about the placement test, please visit Placement Test.

Purchasing Digital Textbooks

We understand the importance of having the right resources for your language learning journey. During the orientation, we will provide guidance on how to purchase digital textbooks that complement your courses. To access these textbooks, you will need to register and sign in. We recommend taking approximately 10 minutes to review the instructional videos available on the MyEnglish Lab for Students page.

Joining Your Classes

Attending classes is crucial for your language learning experience, and we want to ensure easy access to your virtual learning environment. By clicking on the Class Schedule link in the top menu of our website, you can locate the Zoom links for your classes. During our orientation session, we will provide a step-by-step guide on seamlessly joining your classes.


We hope this overview of our New Student Orientation has given you a glimpse of what to expect on your language learning journey at Poly Languages Institute. We are committed to supporting you throughout your time with us, providing the tools and information you need to succeed. If you have any questions or need assistance, please reach out to our friendly staff or visit the Poly Virtual Office. We look forward to welcoming you to our community and wish you a rewarding learning experience!

POLY Virtual Office