Partners Newsletter - Keeping you Informed

Important Information Issue No 79| Winter Quarter | March/April 2012


Important Information

Beginning fall quarter 2012, GRCC will be offering a new International Student College Experience course, which will be required for all new students. The class will prepare students for academic success and give them the essential information and practical skills that will help make their transition to the US as seamless as possible. - Read

Important Dates

Spring Quarter: March through June 2012
Housing move-in date March 26, 2012
Orientation and testing begins March 27, 2012
Classes start April 2, 2012
Classes end June 15, 2012

2011/12 Partner Incentive Payments Will Be Made Spring Quarter

Our annual incentive plan was in effect as of Summer Quarter 2011 and was offered to all Green River agents and referral partners with whom we have a signed Letter of Agreement. The annual incentive will reflect new student enrollments from summer through spring.

Annual incentive payments will be made in spring quarter at time of spring quarter commission payments. Referral partners can earn an additional $10,600 for referring 25 students annually! Commissions shall be awarded independently of the Incentive Plan.

We appreciate our valuable educational partners. We hope this incentive plan further supports and enhances our partnership.

Same Program - New Name: University Transfer Pathway

Our Conditional Guaranteed Admission Program has been renamed. It is now called the University Transfer Pathway Program.

New Class to Boost Academic Student Success - Free Spring Quarter Only

Green River designed a special class that will help new international students get a great start during their first quarter of academic study. The class will prepare students for academic success at Green River and beyond. Topics include: Introduction to US Education; Transfer Planning; American Classroom Expectations; How to Get Involved in leadership, volunteer, and outside-of-class activities.

Starting fall quarter this class will be required for all new academic students for a fee of $100. Spring quarter we are piloting (testing) the class and offering the class FREE spring quarter only. Space is limited so contact us at to sign up your spring quarter academic students.

Green River Staff on the Road

Alvin Tai Alvin Tai
Vietnam and Hong Kong: March
Geoff Moody Geoff Moody
S. Korea, Singapore, Indonesia: March
Vietnam - April
Ross Jennings Ross Jennings
China - April 7 - May 13
Leo Harten Leo Harten
Our Recruitment Representative, is currently living in Indonesia. If you would like Leo to assist you with any promotional activities, please let us know. 

Important Contact Information

Visa confirmation:
Pre registration:
Emergency: (253) 740-8422


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