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 quarter. The family orientation includes meeting international programs staff, a campus tour, and a tour of the area.

Please reserve your space now by emailing our Visitors Program Manager, Tawnya McLavey.

There is no cost to the parent or family member.

Translation services are available.

Hotel accommodations

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

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

International Programs Main Campus Map 

Schedule of Events for Spring Quarter 2020

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
9:00 a.m. Grand Hall Vice President Welcome
9:30 a.m. 

IVC 101
Conference Room 

Parent Orientation - Presented by Marc Milsten

  • Overview of International Program Services
  • Overview of US Education System
  • Insurance/Healthcare Coverage/Tuition
11:30 a.m.

Green River College

Campus Tour – International Programs, Library, Cedar Hall, Campus Corner Apartments, Technology and Science Buildings, Student Union



Contact Us

Phone: 253-288-3300
Fax: 253-333-4940

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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.

Spring Quarter
Classes Start:
6 April 2020
Classes End:
16 June 2020
Summer Quarter
Preferred Application Deadline:
15 May 2020
Airport Arrival & Housing Move-in Day:
23 June 2020
Orientation & Testing Begins:
24 June 2020
Classes Start:
29 June 2020
Classes End:
20 August 2020

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

International Programs Main Campus Map