Student success is our top goal
Green River College was founded in 1965 and is a government-funded college located near Seattle. We have a beautiful campus filled with tall evergreen trees, the perfect environment for study. Our top goal is student success. We serve more than 9,300 students, with over 740 international students from more than 60 countries. Green River is ranked #11 in international student enrollment among 2-year colleges in the United States and #1 in Washington State. (IIE, 2022-2023). Green River College has received many other awards and distinctions such as the prestigious Paul Simon Award for Internationalization .
We invite you to explore our site and learn why Green River is a leader in University Transfer and how our staff provides excellent service to students. We are committed to helping students achieve their dreams, transform their lives, and make the world a better place.
We welcome you to Green River College!
Dr. Wendy Stewart
Vice President of International Programs and Extended Learning
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Our 2+2 transfer program offers students an opportunity to start their 4-year bachelor's degree. We have University Transfer Pathway agreements with over 40 universities.Program Options
High School Completion+
Complete high school & college credits at the same time. A fast track to a US university degree and an excellent option for High School Exchange Students.Program Options
Prepare for academic study at American colleges & universities. Small classes & personal attention from highly qualified instructors allow you to study at an intensive pace.Program Options
Provides an opportunity for students who want to study abroad in the U.S. during the "gap year" between secondary education and university.Program Options
Hear from alumni about their experience at Green River College.View Testimonials
In Foundation for Success (FFS), experienced international students mentor new students as they adapt academically and socially.Program Options
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The application deadline for students transferring from within the U.S. is 8 a.m. on Arrival Day.
|3 January 2024
|22 March 2024
|Preferred Application Deadline:
|1 February 2024
|Orientation Student (virtual)
|13 & 14 March 2024
|Orientation Parent (virtual)
|15 March 2024
|Arrival & Housing Move-in Day
|27 March 2024
|In-Person Orientation Day
|28 March 2024
|In-Person Parent Orientation
|28 March 2024
|1 April 2024
|17 June 2024
Green River College
12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA USA 98092-3699
Hours of Operation
|Monday - Friday
|9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
|Saturday - Sunday