***PCC students seeking general information while the college operates remotely may call the “PCC Student Coronavirus Hotline” at (252) 493-7245, Monday through Thursday, between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., and Friday, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. For specific course questions, students should contact their PCC instructors.***09

New Students Arriving to PCC

What should you do now that you have received your F-1 visa and arrived to PCC?

  1. Check-in with Office of Student Development Services in VEW 4, 252-493-7211.  You are required to check in with the International Student Office after you enter the United States. You will have to check in with our office no later than the program start date on #5 of your I-20. Please bring your passport, I-20, I-94 card (if applicable), and approval notice (if applicable).
  2. Reserve a space for the placement test. There is also study information for the placement test available.
  3. After you take the placement test, you will meet with an academic advisor to discuss test scores and registration for classes.
  4. Register for classes. (You must register as a full-time student.)
  5. Pay tuition and buy books. Take a copy of your schedule and paid receipt to show to the Office of PCC Global in Everett 142.
  6. Attend the mandatory orientation for international F-1 students.