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Home Issue No 58 | Winter Quarter | December/January 2012

 

Important Information for our Students

 

Green River students at Whistler.

Greetings Prospective Student,

Information in this section is designed to assist your transition to Green River Community College. You will find information on important dates, airport pick-up, dates you can meet with staff when they are in your country and information on the College Athletic Program.

Feel free to e-mail me if you have any questions... Looking forward to meeting you soon at GRCC!

Michael McIntyre
Educational Planner, International Programs

Important Dates

Winter Quarter: December 2011 through March 2010
Housing move-in date December 27, 2011
Orientation and testing begins December 28, 2011
Classes start January 4, 2012
Classes end March 22, 2012
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 December 8, 2012

Winter Quarter: Airport Pickup

We look forward to welcoming our new winter quarter students! Please note that the move-in date is December 27th. If you applied for Green River housing, please email housing@greenriver.edu when you have your flight information so that we can arrange airport pickup.

Note that there is no airport pickup between 9:00pm and 900am. Also, due to the holidays there is no pickup on December 24th or 25th. Students arriving during these times will need to make arrangements to stay at a hotel for the night. Their airport greeter or host family will pick them up the following day.

Hotel and Travel Assistance for Family

If students or family members need assistance with hotel arrangements, please email ipguestservices@greenriver.edu and we would be happy to help you with your reservation. Family members are also invited to join a special orientation for family members. The family orientation includes meeting international programs staff, a campus tour, and a tour of the area around campus.

Green River Athletic Program

A full athletic program awaits you.

The Green River Athletic department offers Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, and Tennis for men, and Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Fastpitch softball, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, and Volleyball for women.

If you wish to participate please notify your advisor and they will plan for you to meet the coach for the sport.

Green River Staff on the Road

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

Admission: International@greenriver.edu
Housing: Housing@greenriver.edu
Visa confirmation: International@greenriver.edu
Arrival: Housing@greenriver.edu
Pre registration: International@greenriver.edu
Emergency: (253) 740-8422

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: mmcintyre@greenriver.edu.

Call, e-mail or visit us on the Web at www.greenriver.edu. Web: www.greenriver.edu/international Call Today! (253) 288-3300
Phone: (253) 288-3300
Fax: (253) 931-6346
Address: Green River Community College
12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA 98092-3622
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