Chinatown/North Beach Center is located in the heart of San Francisco's Chinatown, sharing the border of the Financial District and North Beach.

The center is comprised of two buildings, the main building at 808 Kearny Street and an Annex located at 628 Washington Street.

Classes Offered at Chinatown/North Beach Center 

Free Noncredit Classes


Noncredit classes include ESL, Citizenship, Business, Computer Skills, Culinary, Child Development and Older Adults.

Students can enroll in noncredit classes any time throughout the semester.

Credit Classes

Credit classes include English, Math, Child Development and Family Studies, Computer Science , Chemistry, Nutrition, Fashion, High Rise Fire Safety Director, Hospitality, and others.

Find Classes

Getting to Chinatown/North Beach Center

Class Locations

Main Building: 808 Kearny Street at Washington Street

Annex: 628 Washington Street


On-street parking is available



Public Transit

  • #8, #8X to Kearny and Jackson
  • #10, #12 to Pacific and Kearny
  • #45 Union/Stockton to Stockton and Jackson
  • #30 to Stockton and Jackson
  • #30X, #41 to Columbus and Jackson
  • BART to Montgomery Station
  • 731 Commercial Street