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Newly Admitted Students

ALL newly admitted students

New F1 Classes

Once you have been admitted to PCC you must complete several steps to successfully be an International Student at PCC. Follow the links to the details for each part of the process:

  1. Apply for Visa and Prepare for Visa Interview (Overseas Students only)
  2. Apply for Change of Status (Change of Status Students only)
  3. SEVIS Fee
  4. Prepare for Departure - Pre-departure Steps
  5. Check-in at Pasadena City College upon arrival (on the date indicated in your acceptance letter) and complete all the steps to orientation, and register for for at least 12 units of classes:
    • report to International Student Center,
    • take Placement Tests
    • meet with academic counselor or counseling group
    • Attend Orientation and mandatory workshops
    • register on date specified
  6.  Review student Frequently Asked Questions