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Newly Accepted International Students Summer and Fall 2017

​​​​​Congratulations on your acceptance to Orange Coast College!


Please carefully read all information we provide as much of it is critical to your immigration status and your success at OCC.  The first step is to click and print the Post Acceptance Checklist for your situation/semester. Please note there are different checklists below for Initial students from abroad and Transfer students.  Make sure you print the correct one!   

Work through the steps on the checklist in order as much as possible and check item as you complete that task.  

Once you have your visa please check it for errors and look over the information on documents required when travelling to the U.S.   Our dedicated Global Engagement Center staff is here to assist you so that you have a smooth transition into academic and social life in the U.S.  If you have any questions please contact us at

You can also watch our new welcome video:

See you soon!  ​​​​​​​

Enrollment and other Information which applies to all students: 

There are many ways you can familiarize yourself with the campus before you arrive:   ​​ Connect with others by joining & liking the OCC International Students facebook page ​