International Education - International Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2013-2014

Quarter

Classes Begin*

Classes End

Suggested Application Deadline

Fall 2013

Sept. 23

December 11

August 15, 2013

Winter 2014

January 6

March 21

November 15, 2013

Spring 2014

March 31

June 13

February 15, 2014

Summer 2014 June 23 August 19 May 15, 2014
Fall 2014 Sept. 22 December 10 August 15, 2014

* New students should arrive about one week before classes begin for testing, registration and orientation. Also see the main college academic calendar.


Spring 2014

Feb. 15

Suggested application deadline

Mar. 27

9 a.m. – noon: Intensive English Program (IEP) Placement Testing
Location: Cascade 523

Mar. 28

9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Homestay Orientation O202. For all new students in Pierce College homestays.

10:30 a.m. – Noon: IEP Student Orientation- Location O203
College Orientation- Location: O202

Noon – 12:30pm: Lunch Provided

12:30 p.m. – 2:30pm: All New Students- Life in the USA/Campus Tour/Activities - Location: O203

April 5

10 a.m. Seattle Trip (All New Students), meet at HEC Building
8 p.m. Return to Lakewood Towne Center OR Pierce College Campus

Mar. 31

First Day of Instruction for College Level Students

Apr. 1

First Day of Instruction for Intensive English Program (IEP) Students

Jun. 13

Last Day of Final Exams

Summer 2014

May 15

Suggested application deadline

Jun. 19

9 a.m. – Noon: Intensive English Program (IEP) Placement Testing
Location: Cascade 523

Jun. 20

9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Homestay Orientation for all Pierce College
homestay students - Location: Cascade O203

10:30 a.m. – Noon: College Level Orientation - Location: O203
IEP Orientation & Registration - Location: O202

Noon – 12:30 p.m. Lunch Provided

12:30 p.m – 2:30 p.m. All New Students - Life in the USA/Campus Tour/Activities - Location: O202

Jun. 23

First Day of Instruction for College Level Students

Jun. 24

First Day of Instruction for Intensive English Program (IEP) Students

Jun. 27

10 a.m. Seattle Trip (All New Students), meet at HEC Building
8 p.m. Return to Lakewood Towne Center OR Pierce College Campus

Aug. 21

Last Day of Final Exams

General Inquiries

international@pierce.ctc.edu
Voice: 253-964-6229
Fax: 253-964-6256

Pierce College International Programs
9401 Farwest Drive S.W.
Lakewood, WA 98498-1999
USA

Submission of Applications

internationalapp@
pierce.ctc.edu

Fax: 253-964-6256

Pierce College International Programs
9401 Farwest Drive S.W.
Lakewood, WA 98498-1999
USA

Study-Abroad Opportunities

for American students
Mary Meulblok
Voice: 253-964-6725

The International Club

Jen Gruver
Voice: 253-964-6656

Housing and Homestay

homestay@pierce.ctc.edu