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Dates and Deadlines

For international students on an F-1 student visa only. 

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Please note: The below dates are for international applicants on an F-1 visa only.

International students transferring from another U.S. institution have until the first day of the orientation (listed below) to apply. Please be aware that all classes can fill up day by day once registration is open. Class availability, especially at the college level, may be extremely limited if you apply close to the application deadlines. We encourage you to apply as soon as our application becomes available for each quarter.

Quarter (Term)

Application Opens

Application Closes

Plan to Arrive


Quarter Begins

Quarter Ends

Fall 2022

Nov. 15, 2021

August 31, 2022

Sept. 17-18 Sept. 20-22 Sept. 26 Dec.15

Winter 2023

May 15, 2022

Nov. 15, 2022

Dec. 17-18 Dec. 20-22 Jan. 4 Mar. 23

Spring 2023

August 15, 2022

Feb. 15, 2023

Mar. 25-26 Mar. 28-30 April 3 June 16

Summer 2023

Nov. 15, 2022

May 15, 2023

TBA TBA June 26 Aug. 17

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Tuition Payment Deadlines 


Tuition Due (New International Students)

Tuition Due (Returning Students)

Fall 2022

September 30, 2022 September 8, 2022

Winter 2023

January 10, 2023 Dec. 15, 2022

Spring 2023

April 7, 2023 March 16, 2023

Summer 2023


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International Programs
Tacoma Community College
Building 11, 2nd Floor
Phone/Fax: 253-566-5190
WhatsApp: +1 (253) 209 1123

Facebook/Instagram: @tacomaccinternational
WeChat: TacomaCC塔科马