Housing

Green River College International Programs

Housing options at Green River

Green River knows how important housing is to the success of a student. This is why our housing staff go the extra mile to give the best experience possible by providing a caring, positive, safe and supportive American living experience.

Campus Corner Apartments

Experience traditional American college life at Campus Corner Apartments (CCA)

Photo of students walking in front of Campus Corner Apartments

Students enjoy a convenient, on-campus location; comfortable, high quality facilities; an excellent study environment; and an opportunity to get involved and make friends in supportive student community of 340 American and international students. Students must be 17 years old at time of move-in.

Benefits of Living On Campus:

  • Living on campus is convenient!
  • Walking distance to class
  • Community Center where you can hang out with friends from all over the world
  • Lots of on-site student activities
  • Private and group study areas
  • Easy to get involved in campus activities
  • ...and more

Additional Information:

Important Note

  • To apply for housing (CCA and Homestay), be sure to fill out and submit the International Application and pay the $300 housing fee.
  • International student leaders help with the move-in process.
  • Learn more about important Arrival Services included with your $300 Housing Placement fee!

Homestay

Live with an American family and share American customs and culture.

Photo of Host Mom with student and family.

Homestays offer you a home away from home and a great place to practice your English skills. Students are provided a fully furnished private room and U.S. style meals. Food is available for self-prepared breakfasts and lunches. The main daily meal, usually dinner, is prepared and shared together with the family. Transportation to and from campus varies; most families are on a convenient bus line to Green River. Some families drive students to and from campus daily.

The Host Family provides the following first time arrival services:

  • Airport greeting and pick-up
  • Campus visit
  • Assistance with banking
  • Assistance with cell phone needs
  • Transportation assistance to and from campus

Additional Information:

Required $300 placement fee to secure a homestay. 
The monthly cost for 16-year-old will be $850 and the monthly cost for students older than 16 will be $725. 

Get Started

How to Apply

Request Information

Contact Us

Phone: 253-288-3300
Fax: 253-333-4940
Email: Housing@greenriver.edu

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Upcoming Dates

Application deadline for students transferring from within the U.S. is by 8 a.m. on the first day of the quarter.

Fall Quarter
Classes Start:
24 September 2018
Classes End:
13 December 2018
Winter Quarter
Preferred Application Deadline:
15 November 2018
Airport Arrival & Housing Move-in Day:
26 December 2018
Orientation & Testing Begins:
27 December 2018
Classes Start:
2 January 2019
Classes End:
22 March 2019

Location

Green River College
IVD Building
12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA USA 98092-3699

Download:
International Programs Main Campus Map

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday
Closed

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