Parent Orientation

Green River College International Programs

Parent and Family Member Orientation

Family members of new students are invited to join a special orientation at the beginning of each term.

All interested families around the world, Spring Term Virtual Parent Orientation will be held on Friday, March 15 at 8:00 a.m. (PT) on Zoom.

Please register with Tawnya McLavey, Manager of the International Visitors Program, She will send you the zoom and link details for each session.

There is no cost to the parent or family member.

Limited translation services are available.

Virtual Parent Orientation Friday, March 15, 2024 - 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (PT)

8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.   Zoom  Overview of International Programs, FFS and High School Completion, Advising, Housing Options, Insurance and Healthcare Coverage 
9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.     Virtual Tour 

In-Person Parent Orientation - March 28, 2024

If you will be accompanying your student to Green River College and would like to participate in our free in-person parent orientation, please sign up here.

Sign up for in-person parent orientation 


Hotel accommodations

Green River College Visitors Program recommends the following hotel in Auburn:

To receive Green River's discount rates, please send your reservation form to Tawnya McLavey. She will send you the confirmation page.

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Contact Us

Phone: 253-288-3300
Fax: 253-333-4940
Zoom: Virtual Lobby

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Upcoming Dates

The application deadline for students transferring from within the U.S. is 8 a.m. on Arrival Day.

Spring Term
Classes Begin:
1 April 2024
Classes End:
17 June 2024
Summer Term
Preferred Application Deadline:
1 May 2024
Orientation Student (virtual)
12 & 13 June 2024
Orientation Parent (virtual)
14 June 2024 
Arrival & Housing Move-in Day
26 June 2024
In-Person Orientation Day
27 June 2024 
In-Person Parent Orientation
27 June 2024
Classes Start:
1 July 2024
Classes End:
22 August 2024

Hours of Operation

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

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

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