Skagit Valley College

Department of Educators

International Students

Education With a global Perspective

International Students

Education With a global Perspective

Contact Us

International Programs

2405 East College Way
Mount Vernon, Washington
98273-5899 U.S.A.

Phone: 360.416.7891
Fax: 360.416.7868

Returning Student Registration starts Feb. 6

New Student Registration starts Feb. 27

Spring Quarter 2018 Begins April 3

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Thank you for your interest in our International Program. If you choose to study at SVC, you can expect to find a family-like atmosphere where everyone is welcome, an appreciation of cultural differences and a desire to enrich the education we provide with a global perspective.

Why Choose SVC?

  • Safer, smaller town environment
  • Family-like atmosphere
  • No TOEFL test is required for admission
  • Dynamic Conversation Partner Program
  • Peer Mentor Program
  • Small classes, personal attention. 20:1 (student:faculty)
  • Excellent transfer record to 4-year institutions
  • Advance levels that prepare you for college-level and university work
  • Homestay coordinator to oversee the homestay program
  • Convenient on-campus student housing (dormitories)
  • Personal attention provided by International Programs staff members
  • English tutoring services through the tutoring center
  • Transfer advising through the transfer center
  • Excellent technical programs for career training (25 total)
  • Active clubs & student organizations (24 total)
  • Close proximity to Seattle and Vancouver, Canada
  • Conveniently located near year-round recreation (skiing, hiking, scuba diving, golfing and kayaking)
  • Public transportation and airport pickup

International Student Testimonial