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 Student Update    

Advising Hours  

April 21st - April 25th 

April 28th - May 2nd

Please Note:   40% Tuition Refund Deadline is April 28th. After this date, no refund will be given for dropped classes.


Upcoming Events - Mark Your Calendars!        

Whale Watching - Ocean Kayaking - Seattle Mariners baseball game..... sound like fun?
International Friendship Club activities are a great chance to explore the area and meet new friends. Stop by the International Programs Office to find out more and to sign up for the Spring quarter activities. Spaces are limited, so don't delay!
Table Tennis Tournament (Singles)     
Friday, April 25th  & Friday, May 2nd    4:00 -6:00pm        SSC 104
Sign up deadline: April 22nd!   Stop by the Int'l Programs office to sign up!   
See the International Sports Club Facebook page for more info.
Thursday, May 1st               5:30-7:30pm               Heiner Theater                                          Global Education Panel
Join us for a discussion about  the current state of education in various countries. The evening will begin with viewing the film, Two Million Minutes, followed questions and answers by a panel of students representing India, Brazil, China and the United States.
University Transfer Information Sessions and Workshops  
Monday, April 28th              9:00am-12:30pm       Syre foyer                                                   Transfer Fair

Admissions representatives from 21 different colleges and universities will be available to talk with students about degree transfer and the application process.

Are you planning on transfering to a 4-year university next year? Beth will present all the information you need to know in this workshop.   (The same information is presented in each workshop)
Tuesday, April 29th              12:00-1:00pm               Syre 216                                                  University Transfer 101
Thursday, May 1st                  3:30-4:30pm               Syre 216                                                  University Transfer 101


Visits to WCC from College Admissions Representatives
College Rep. visits are a great way to explore some options for transferring!
 More coming soon! 
Check it out....Everyone welcome! 
International Friendship Club    every Wednesday 4:00-5:00pm    Kulshan 221
International Sports Club    every Tuesday 4:00-5:00pm    Syre 211
NEW!  --> Chess Club       Fridays 3:30-5:00pm   Syre 216  click here for more info


>>>>  Did you move?  Get a new phone number? Change your email address? 

Please fill out a Change of Biographic Information Form and email it or bring it to the International Programs Office. Forms are also available at the International Programs Front Desk.

 >>>> Check your email every day!

WCC International Programs will communicate with students by email.  It’s very important to provide our office with an up-to-date email address and check email on a regular basis

 >>>> Health insurance  is required!

All WCC international students are automatically enrolled in and billed for Lewer Health Insurance ($252 per quarter). If you purchased health insurance in your home country, you MUST provide the IP Office proof of the insurance before you register. We can then remove the WCC’s health insurance charge from your account.

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