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Office of International Programs

The parent's Guide for International students

Parent Orientation is online!

We are offering an online parent orientation session at 10 a.m. on December 30.
  • Join us on Zoom through this link

Parents MUST register prior to the orientation. Our Security Department requires at least 72 hours notice for outside visitors. Please register here . Parents will also need to fill out the College attestation form prior to coming to campus.

You can find the students orientation schedule here.


LISA"I would like to take a moment to thank you for sending your son or daughter to Edmonds College. We take our role in the lives of all of our students very seriously, and have a staff that is firmly committed to their well being and success. Our Office of International Programs team is highly specialized in understanding and supporting the needs and goals of the students that you send to Edmonds College. We appreciate your continued support and are here to assist you in any way that we can. Please reach out anytime and know that we are grateful to have the opportunity to work with you and your student."

- Lisa Thompson, Executive Director Office of International Programs


$500 Tuition Reduction until Spring 2023!

Each new international student with an F-1 or F-2 visa taking 12 or more High School or College credits will receive a $500 tuition reduction for a maximum of 2 quarters from now until Spring 2023. This amounts to a tuition savings of $1,000 to students! Questions? Email oip_fiscal@edmonds.edu  

$50 Application Fee Waived until June 30, 2022!

We are excited to announce that as an additional support to new international students studying in the Seattle area, our application fees will be temporary waived. Effective immediately, our application fee of $50 will be waived for all new applications until June 30, 2022.

Please see the important information below about the incoming quarter:

  • We are offering online services by appointment only until Feb. 14.

    Day of Week Virtual Hours
    Mondays 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Tuesdays 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
    Wednesdays 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Thursdays 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Fridays 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.


  • New Website for Winter Quarter 2022
    A website for the international student community has been created for up to date information and resources concerning Fall Quarter 2021. Please review it now. We will update this page regularly. 

  • We Are Here to Help!
    Chat with us at edmonds.edu/international
    Call 425.640.1518
    Email oip_desk@edmonds.edu
    Follow us on social media facebook.com/edmondsoip or instagram.com/edmondsoip

COVID-19 Resources

What is happening to Fall 2021?

We will continue to serve students remotely, with the exception of a few hands-on, on campus classes. Please continue to follow COVID-19 website for up to date College announcements regarding a return to campus. 

Can my student return home and come back in another quarter?

Yes. If your student plans to go home, please have them fill out a Student Status Report immediately. Students going home will receive instructions from OIP advisors about their course registration.

My student is planning to stay in the US, what will their classes be like?

Full time enrollment is required.  Registration will be a mix of in person, online, and hybrid classes. Students with questions can visit online advising.



Visa Process

Apply for Housing

Orientation Week

Airport Arrival   




Medical Insurance

Cost | Dates | Calendar

Student Release of Records - FERPA

Student Conduct 




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What Is Around Campus? 

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University Transfer Advising