Before filling out this application, please be aware that students who arrive to the U.S. with a Tacoma Community College I-20 will need to study on TCC’s campus for at least one quarter. If a student chooses to transfer out before completing their first quarter, their TCC I-20 will be cancelled and transferred in terminated status. Therefore, we recommend students do not enter the U.S. with TCC's I-20 unless they intend to enroll and study at Tacoma Community College for their first term.
* Required Information
1. PERSONAL INFORMATION
* First (Given) Name in English:
* Family Name (Surname) in English:
Middle Name(s) in English:
* City of Birth:
* Country of Birth:
* Country of Citizenship:
* Date of Birth:
2. CONTACT INFORMATION
Admission documents must be mailed directly to the student. Please list the student’s phone number and address(es) only. Addresses for agencies or relatives will not be accepted and will only delay the admission process.
Student Telephone Number:
(Include country code and city code.)
* Student Mailing Address:
It is the policy of Tacoma Community College, District 22 to prohibit
discrimination on the basis of, and provide equal opportunity and equal access
to its programs and services without regard to, race, color, religion, national
origin, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, age, marital status, status as
disabled or Vietnam-era veteran, or the presence of any sensory, mental, or
4. EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION
* Have you ever applied to Tacoma Community College before?
* Have you ever attended Tacoma Community College?
Please indicate your housing preference below. This does NOT serve as the application for Homestay. Students must apply separately and should visit the Housing Webpage.
6. SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
Please upload your documents below. Upload your documents in MS Word, PNG, PDF, JPG or JPEG format below. Failure to upload proof of funding (bank statement), high school or college transcript and passport will result in a delay of your application. The total size of all uploaded documents together cannot exceed 300 MB.
Proof of Funding (Bank Statement):
High School Transcript:
College or University Transcript:
Passport Copy (If you do not have a passport, you can upload a photo ID):
OPTIONAL Documents, such as TOEFL/IELTS score, Under 18 Authorization, can be added below.
Authorization to Release Information:
7. INTERNATIONAL ADMISSION AGREEMENTS
Initials: I will use the I-20 issued to me to enter the U.S. and report to Tacoma Community College. I agree to comply with the College’s policies and the terms and conditions pertaining to F-1 immigration status requirements.
Initials: I will have sufficient funds to pay for my expenses and tuition. The source of funds I provided in Supporting Documents: Bank Statement will continue throughout my program at Tacoma Community College.
8. APPLICATION AND MAILING FEES