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Medical Insurance

Medical care in the U.S. is very expensive!  Therefore, as an international student (F-1 visa), you are REQUIRED to have health insurance during your studies at Shoreline Community College.  In order to ensure adequate coverage, you MUST purchase this insurance through the College.  Shoreline Community College Requirements If you are purchasing medical insurance through Shoreline Community College: The college contracts […]

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Orientation

International Student Orientation Program (ISOP) ISOP BEGINS ON June 19 at 8:00AM! ISOP is very important for your success. Attendance is mandatory.  We recommend arriving at least two days before ISOP begins. This will give you time to recover from a long trip and start your college career feeling good! During ISOP, you will: • take […]

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New Student Newsletter

Shoreline’s International Education department would like to share information with our new students, families, and agents. Through the following newsletters, you will find exciting events, important updates, as well as articles to help you get prepared in your future study at Shoreline. Newsletter Welcome Letter from Executive Director New Scholarship Opportunities for International Students Introduction […]

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Japanese Cultural Festival at Shoreline!

Did you come to the Japanese Culture Festival earlier today? It was held on the quiet dining room in PUB Building. The festival was sponsored by HTC program from Shoreline Community College and they held it for free. There were so many games at the festival. One of the game was Ken Dama, it is a hard […]

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Party Like It’s 1965!

Did you go to the party on September 25th, 2015? The party was held to celebrate Shoreline’s 50th anniversary, so we partied like it’s 1965! The party was an open invitation, so everyone can come. Foods were provided for everyone who come, for free! They had pig in a blanket, root beer float, salad, and […]

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“From Peril to Hope: Migration and Refugees” – NIEA Fall Workshop at Shoreline Community College!

Every year, NIEA (Northwest International Education Association) sponsors a one-day conference for college faculty and staff to learn about current global issues and world events.  The theme of the conference builds on the Community College Master Teacher Institute organized by the Center for Global Studies of UW Jackson School of International Studies. This year, the […]

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7 Things International Students Wish They Had Known When They Got to Seattle

  Everything can be so unfamiliar when you arrive to a new place. International Student Orientation will start on September 14, 2015 but that’s not the first day of class. There are plenty of things you can still do to get adjusted before class starts in September 23, 2015. 1.When you arrive in Seattle, you […]

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Free Concert on the Roof of Pike Place Market This Sunday! (Plus Even More Free Concerts!)

Summer is coming to an end, but you still have a few opportunities to see some of the free live music that makes Seattle one of the best cities to live in. Every Friday in August, a local non-profit radio station puts on concerts at the Mural Amphitheater in Seattle Center. Each show is completely […]

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Play Ukulele and Make Friends at Shoreline!

“Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.”— Berthold Auerbach Are you being pulled down by the stressful academic life? Then, let the music refresh your life. At Shoreline Community College, we have Ukulele Club bringing you joyful moments with this cute little tiny instrument. Any levels of music are all welcomed to […]

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4th of July Fireworks in Seattle!

Have you picked out the best spot to watch the fireworks celebrating America’s Independence Day? If not, don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Check out this guide to places where you can watch Seattle’s fireworks display over Lake Union. Other cities (Edmonds and Bellevue, for example) will be celebrating with fireworks, too. You can find a […]

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