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International Student Activities

Whatcom provides a wide variety of low-cost activities through the International Friendship Club (IFC), which allows international students to meet American students and to enjoy the exciting and beautiful environment that Northwest Washington has to offer.

Winter Quarter 2015 Activities 

January 10    Eagle Watching on the Skagit River      (20 spaces available)                                     Cost: $20.00 

January 24    Snow Shoeing at Mt. Baker                   (20 spaces available)                                     Cost: $15.00

February 14   Hockey Game in Everett                        (52 spaces available)                                     Cost: $15.00

February 26   International Night                                (no limit)                                                        Cost: $5.00

March 6         Ice Skating at the Sportsplex                (no limit)                                                        Cost: about $5.00

March 30       Bowling                                                 (50 spaces available)                                     FREE!


Space is limited for most activities, so sign up early! Stop by the International Programs Office to pick up a Sign-Up form.

If you have to cancel, you need to email the office 36 hours (typically Thursday by Noon) before the trip/activity to get a refund.

If you have signed up for a trip, you will receive an email a few days before the trip as a reminder and with more details.


If you have any questions in regards to these activities, please contact Ulli Schraml in the International Programs office in the Syre Student Center Room 201C or at 360-383-3244 or email uschraml@whatcom.ctc.edu.