Admissions

International student group

Below is a list of required documentation you must submit to WVC before you can be considered for acceptance and a Form I-20 can be issued to you. Submit the required documentation at least two months prior to the date you wish to start.

Jaima Kuhlmann, WVC Educational Planner

Jaima Kuhlmann
WVC Educational Planner for international students
jkuhlmann@wvc.edu
509-682-6846

Complete a WVC Application for Admissions form. Please include your country of citizenship and country of birth.

Submit all required documentation to:
Wenatchee Valley College
ATTN Jaima Kuhlmann
1300 Fifth Street
Wenatchee WA 98801

Fees

After you have submitted the required documentation, you will be contacted via email with instructions to pay the non-refundable $25 admission fee and the non-refundable $80 international student application fee online.

If you are accepted to WVC and are issued a Form I-20, you will need to fill out the I-901 Form and pay the I-901 SEVIS fee online before making an appointment with the consulate or embassy nearest you.

Arrival

Upon arriving at WVC, all international students are required to complete the placement test before registering for appropriate classes. If you are unable to demonstrate English proficiency, you will not be allowed to enroll in college-level classes, but may be eligible to enroll in English for Academic Purpose (EAP) or developmental classes. You must enroll in a minimum of 12 credits per quarter and maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher. WVC is on a quarter system.

Students' responsibilities while attending WVC on an F-1 Student Visa:

  • Keep passport, Form I-20 and Form I-94 valid
  • Complete at least 12 credits each quarter
  • Maintain satisfactory standards of progress
  • Obtain an official signature on your Form I-20 each time you leave the country