Student News - What's Happening at GRCC

Home Issue No 42 | Spring Quarter | March/April 2010


Important Information for our Students


Greetings Prospective Student,

Information in this section is designed to assist your transition to Green River Community College. You will find information on admissions and scholarships, important dates to remember and finally dates you can meet with staff when they are in your country.

Michael McIntyre
Educational Planner

Accepting Applications for Summer and Fall Quarters

It’s time to apply for Summer and Fall Quarters. Applicants who have demonstrated proof of academic-level English proficiency are eligible to register for academic classes before they arrive on campus! This gives international students an opportunity to secure a strong academic schedule their first quarter.

Openings are still available in college housing located on the campus. All students placed in Green River Housing are provided free airport pick-up and transfers.

Applying for Admissions to Green River is easy. You need to submit a completed application form along with a $50 application fee and a financial support statement. There is one application form for all programs. Apply now! 

Top Benefits of Attending Green River Community College

  • Lower Tuition Cost
  • Course Credits Transfer to Universities
  • No TOFEL Requirement – GRCC has own assessment test
  • Focus on teaching – smaller class size
  • Optional Practical Training is available.
  • Excellent Student Support Services –“You are Special”
  • On campus housing

International Student Scholarships & Work Grants

Green River is now offering a wide variety of scholarships and on-campus employment. Scholarships are awarded as partial tuition waivers and on-campus work grants. Scholarship awards range from $200 to more than $5,000 and are dependent on the type and duration of the award.

Important Dates

Spring Quarter: March through June 2010
Housing move-in date March 22, 2010
Orientation and testing begins March 23, 2010
Classes start March 29, 2010
Classes end June 14, 2010
Summer Quarter: June through August 2010
Housing move-in date June 16, 2010
Orientation and testing begins June 17, 2010
Classes start June 21, 2010
Classes end August 12, 2010

Green River Staff in Your Country

MacKenzie Hizon
Hong Kong: March 24 -30

China: April 13-22

Geoff Moody
India: March 20 -27
Turkey/Bulgaria: April 17-27
Indonesia: May 1-10
Ross Jennings
Mongolia: March 27-28
China: April 1-30
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. 

Let us Know How We Can Help

We are committed to delivering outstanding personal service to our students. We need your help to continually improve. Please send me your comments and let us know how we can better serve you:

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Phone: (253) 288-3300
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Address: Green River College
12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA 98092-3622
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