Student News - What's Happening at GRCC

Home Issue No 70| Spring Quarter | May/June 2013

 

Important Information for our Students

 

Students enjoy the sunshine outside Salish Hall, one of Green River's new classroom buildings.

Greetings Prospective Student,

Thank you for your interest in studying at Green River Community College.

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

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

Michael McIntyre
Educational Planner & Student Advisor
International Programs

Important Dates

Summer Quarter: June through August 2013
Housing move-in date June 17, 2013
Orientation and testing begins June 18, 2013
Classes start June 24, 2013
Classes end August 15, 2013
Fall Quarter: September through December 2013
Housing move-in date September 11 & 12, 2013
Orientation and testing begins September 13, 2013
Classes start September 23, 2013
Classes end December 13, 2013

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 academic and leadership accomplishment and potential.

Two Academic Centers Available to Help You

Writing Center: The Writing Center is available to assist you in all stages of the writing process. If you have a question about grammar and usage or need help brainstorming ideas or focusing in essays - faculty and student tutors are there to help. There is no need to make an appointment, just drop by. The Center can help you improve in the areas you choose to work and make you feel more confident about your written work.

Math Center: The Math Center assists students in all areas of math. If you are struggling with math come to the center for individual tutoring, math videos, computers and other learning resources. All services are available free of charge to support students in their math studies to achieve success.

Apply Early for Campus Corner Apartments for fall quarter

If Campus Corner Apartments is the first choice for housing for your fall quarter applicants, encourage them to apply for housing as soon as possible. Placement priority is based on date of received completed housing application, including the $300 placement fee. We typically have a waiting list for fall quarter. Apply early!

Important Contact Information

Info requests: International@greenriver.edu
Admission: International@greenriver.edu
Business (payment): 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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