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Frequently asked questions (faqs) for new spring international students (f-1 visa holders)
To help keep our staff, students, and community safe during this time, we are not available for walk-in service or in-person appointments until further notice. Please us at ie bellevuecollege. Effective May 14th, To prepare for ctcLink and participate in trainings, International Education will be closed to the public on Fridays until further notice. We will be monitoring our e-mail and voic for emergencies only. Situations are changing quickly, and International Education IE will update information as accurately, clearly, and quickly as possible to help you make an informed decision.
We appreciate your flexibility, patience, and understanding. Again, thank you very much for choosing Bellevue College BC to be your school choice! College offices are open for business, in limited capacity. Before coming to campus, please check the department websites for updated information on how to reach them. Please note that hours may need to be updated on a daily basis, so check the websites often.
BC campus is open for business; however, nearly all services including International Education IE office are available via phone,and online meetings only at least until April 24, I Bellevue dating my teacher recommend you change your starting quarter to a future quarter such as Fall In effort to slow the spread of the virus, the Washington State Governor issued many strict public health guidelines.
For example, all schools, colleges, and universities in WA state are closed or use an online system until April 24, All restaurants, bars, theaters, church, and other events are closed at least until March 30, Restaurants are open for take-outs only, no sitting allowed in the stores.
This is a very unusual time for everyone, and it will be more challenging to new international students. Final decision should come from the student and their family, but we recommend you change the starting quarter if you are still in your home country. To change your starting quarter, please contact your International Admissions Specialist above See Q2. They will review everything and help you with new I form.
Please follow the U. You may be asked about your travel history, health conditions.
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If you are coming directly to the U. IE strongly advises you follow the instructions, do not go outside, and limit your contact with others including your roommate, host family, etc. We are glad that you are here! Spring New International Student Orientation will be all online. If COVID situations are better by then, remaining classes will be switched to original format of on-campus, hybrid, etc.
Students will need to return to on-campus classes in-person at that time. Spring New International Student Orientation will be delivered via online. Please see Q5 and set-up your NetID and computer at home. Bellevue College BC spring classes will start by being held remotely online from April 8th at least until April 24, You can stay in your house or apartment to start taking classes remotely.
It is very important for you to complete the day stay home rules. IE staff will provide as much help as possible viaphone, and online meeting to help. If you are a new international student, you will need to be inside of the US for us to confirm your F-1 status with the government.
If you are not in the US, we will cancel your F-1 status.
If you would prefer to arrive for Summer or Fall quarter instead, please contact your International Admissions Specialist. Online courses tend to be harder for most international students, at least until they get used to them.
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Starting an online course without proper orientation, placement, and advising is not recommended. Your grades are permanent record and cannot be removed. If you are changing the starting date from Spring to Fallfor example, you need to contact your International Admissions Specialist to get your new I form. As long as your passport, F-1 visa, and I are valid, you should be able to use the visa you already have to enter the U. However, to be sure, we recommend you contact the U.
Embassy or Consulate where you got your F-1 visa. Contact the Housing office to inform your expected arrival date and time.
Your room comes with a bed, desk, and a chair. Each room is equipped with a kitchen and bathroom s but you need to buy essentials like blankets, pillow, sheets, kitchen items, toilet papers, and foods almost immediately. Pizza kitchen on the ground floor will stay open even when BC offices are working remotely.
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They have good pizza! Please contact your International Admissions Specialist see Q2 if you have questions about placement result. Math placement test will likely be done online remotely. Please submit a ticket when you are ready to take the tests. These will be sent to ESL instructors for review.
You will be ed with separate information about this along with orientation information. If a student scores very low or very high on the diagnostic, the teacher will contact the students individually and discuss options of moving down or up in levels. Please contact your IE advisor see Q19 and schedule an online advising session. You must speak with your advisor before March After you have an initial advising session with your advisor via online, you may be given online registration access to change your classes.
Your advisor will explain the process, and there will be information about this in the online orientation. Schedules may change, so please check the website before you leave home. Until further notice, everyone must check their own health every day. When you come to BC campus including the computer lab, office, or Bookstore, you need to keep at least 6 feet about 1. Contact your teacher for class specific help. Teachers also know that learning online is difficult, especially for new students.
Also contact your IE advisor for advice. If you have academic and immigration related questions: Carla Honkanen — College-level students with last name starting with A to I Bellevue dating my teacher and carla. When you pay your tuition before first day of the quarter, you are also paying for your insurance fee for that term. To be sure, please contact your IE advisor to verify coverage. Please your advisor if you have difficulty doing this. System may not recognize these characters and will not accept the payment.
Please contact the director of International Education, Kazumi, at kazumi. Then you can pay online, same as where you would pay for tuition.
Not all dependents are eligible to BC-Foundation arranged plan, so please be careful. If you have many bills, please put them in chronological order by date. Also cc kazumi. IE office has drastically reduced on-campus service from March 17 to April 24, Immigration documents pick-up and drop-off will be available every Wednesdays between am and pm only.
There will not be in-person advising. If you have a cough or fever over us at ie bellevuecollege. International Student Portal. Are you interested in attending Bellevue College? Schedule an appointment with a recruiter below. Lei Book a Meeting. Beata Book a Meeting. Sandra Book a Meeting.
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Phone: Fax: ie bellevuecollege. IEGI is working remotely to help keep our staff, students, and community safe during this time. We are not available for walk-in service until further notice.
We look forward to hearing from you! Reduced On-Campus Services To help keep our staff, students, and community safe during this time, we are not available for walk-in service or in-person appointments until further notice. Admissions Related Topics: Q1. How do I check if BC is open today? How and who do I contact to get help?
Should I still come to BC in the Spring? Will I be required to stay at home for days? What do I do next? Will Spring classes be offered online in the Spring quarter? Do I miss new student orientation and classes?