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Green River Community College 綠河社區學院 (華盛頓州 WA)


Green River Community College (GRCC) is located near Seattle. GRCC’s campus is a great environment for study with 140 acres filled with evergreen trees and new facilities. The total student population is around 10,000 with about 1,500 international students from over 50 countries. Students choose Green River for its lower cost, quality education, small classes, dedicated faculty, friendly staff, and on-campus housing. Green River is the winner of the 2013 Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Campus Internationalization, it is a prestigious award for quality in international higher education.

Green River offers two-year degrees, Intensive English, University Transfer, and a popular High School Completion Plus-dual degree program.

GRCC also offers 3, 6, or 9 month study abroad options designed to provide flexibility and opportunities for self-discovery and academic development.

The Basics
Setting Easy access to Seattle
School Type State-supported, Coed
Tuition US$9,000
Housing Homestay
Popular Subjects business, engineering and IT
Transfer Records University of Washington
Current Weather
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General Information
State Washington (WA)
Location Auburn
Nearest City Seattle
Environment Small-town
Campus Size 168-acre
Year Founded 1963
Admission Req.m HKDSE / F.6
Academic Calendar Spring / Fall / Winter
Level Offered Associate degree, 2-year University Transfer Program
Enrollment around 10,000 students
International 400
Student-to-Teacher 28:1

Students Transfer Records:

Washington: University of Washington,Washington State University, University of Washington, Seattle University. CaliforniaUniversity of California- Davis. Other States: Indiana University,Purdue University,Ohio State University of Michigan. 

Academic Programs: The university transfer program and/or Associate degrees are intended to prepare students to transfer to a 4-year college or university. In addition, some of these degrees also include prerequisites for specific majors to assist students in being more major ready prior to transferring.

Accounting、Business Administration、 Arts、 Music、Computer Information Systems、 Education、Biology、Chemistry、Physics、Mathematics、 Engineering、Foreign Languages、Psychology、Philosophy etc.


Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late-night transport/escort service
Student services: Health clinic, personal/psychological counseling, women's center

Students Life

To enhance your college experience at Green River, our full-time International Student Activities Coordinator and Student Programs Department encourage you to get involved in a variety of on-campus activities. We also provide opportunities to experience the scenic Pacific Northwest through hiking, skiing, snow-boarding, as well as visiting museums, theaters and music festivals. During vacation times, we offer trips to popular tourist destinations such as Hawaii and Whistler ski resort in Vancouver, Canada.