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For international students on an F-1 student visa only


QuarterApplication DeadlinePlan to ArriveOrientationClasses BeginClasses End
Spring 2018Feb. 15, 2018Mar. 25-26Mar. 27-29Apr. 2June 14
Summer 2018May 15, 2018June 17-18June 19-21June 25Aug. 16
Fall 2018Aug. 15, 2018Sept. 9-10Sept. 11-13Sept. 24Dec. 13
  • New TCC students must attend orientation.
  • Students transferring from another U.S. institution have until the first day of the quarter to apply.


QuarterTuition Due (New Students)Tuition Due (Returning Students)
Spring 2018Friday, April 6, 2018Thursday, March 15, 2018
Summer 2018Friday, June 29, 2018TBA
Fall 2018Friday, September 28, 2018TBA


Spring Quarter 2018
Mandatory Orientation
March 27-29, 2018

Day 1 (required): Tuesday, March 27th | 9am | Bldg. 10, Room 1

Day 2 (required): Wednesday, March 28th | 9am | Bldg. 10, Room 1

Day 3 (optional activity): Thursday, March 29th | TIME TBD | Location TBD

All new international students are REQUIRED to attend International Student Orientation. Students MUST check-in with International Programs staff upon arrival. Please bring your passport, I-20, and admission letter. If you have not been issued a student ID number, please request it here.

Tacoma Campus Map

Questions about orientation?

If you have any questions, please contact the International Orientation Team at



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