International Student Application Process

Thank you for your interest in applying to Everett Community College! International Students should start the application process at least three months in advance of the date they intend to enter the US. Students may apply for Summer, Fall, Winter, or Spring Quarter.

  1. Submit an International Student Application Acrobat PDF Reader Icon. If under 18 years old, please complete Authorization Form for Minors.Acrobat PDF Reader Icon  Aviation, Cosmetology and Welding majors have additional admission requirements. Please view the Aviation Program Admission Process Acrobat PDF Reader Icon, the Cosmetology Program Admission Process Acrobat PDF Reader Icon, or the Welding Program Admission Process Acrobat PDF Reader Icon.
  2. Submit official transcript(s) of courses and grades from secondary school (high school) and from college or university, if attended. (Click here for more information about our High School Completion Acrobat PDF Reader Icon program if you have not completed secondary school.
  3. Submit a current (within last 6 months) financial statement certifying the ability to pay for the costs of education and accommodation in the US for at least one academic year (nine months): Cost and Estimated Expenses. For Aviation Acrobat PDF Reader Icon, Cosmetology Acrobat PDF Reader Icon and Welding Acrobat PDF Reader Icon majors please view the Cost and Estimated Expenses for these programs.
  4. Submit $40 non-refundable application fee. This may be paid via US check, money order or Credit Card Acrobat PDF Reader Icon
  5. Submit TOEFL results, if taken. EvCC does not require the TOEFL, however, students who have taken TOEFL or IELTS may be placed in the class indicated on the Placement Chart Acrobat PDF Reader Icon.
  6. Copy of Passport Photo Page
  7. If you are an International Student currently attending college in the United States, submit the following additional items: (No Deadlines for transfer students)

Important Items to Note:

  • Applicants who are not referred by our partners will be charged a non-refundable courier service fee for the all I-20s mailed out. Fees differ by country. All fees are payable by Credit Card  Acrobat PDF Reader Icon. You will be informed of fees at time of application.
  • All application documents must be in English and the original (or certified true copy of original). An incomplete application will cause delays in the issuance of your I-20 and acceptance package.
  • After application documents have been submitted, we will not return or make copies. It is your responsibility to make copies before sending with your application.
  • No deadlines for all applications received from our partners, representatives and transfer students within the USA.
  • Deadlines for all others:
               Fall Quarter: July 15
               Winter Quarter: November 1
               Spring Quarter: February 1
               Summer Quarter: May 1

Admitted students will be sent a letter of admission, an I-20, and more information about arrival, homestay and orientation. It is recommended that students check with their local embassy to check visa appointment application process: Obtaining a Visa.

Upon arrival, students will be asked to submit a copy of their personal health and accident insurance policy. If you do not have one, you can purchase at the time of arrival. Insurance is required in order to register for classes. (Students who plan to drive a car in the US must also carry an additional auto insurance policy.)

Everett Community College is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant students.