Welcome to Oregon and PCC!
Studying in the USA is an enriching, life-changing experience. There is no substitute for the experience of living in another country and learning, first-hand, how other people live, think, work, and play. If a U.S. education is your goal, Portland Community College (PCC) may be the right choice for you.
PCC is a multi-campus, two-year college that offers an intensive English program, over 100 areas of study and university transfer.
Information in your language
Apply as an F-1 international student to the Intensive English Program and PCC. Register for the New International Student Orientation and find out how to prepare for your arrival. »
Important information about maintaining your F-1 student status as well as student resources including, housing, activities, health insurance, banking, transportation, scholarship options and more! »
Faculty and Staff Development
More about opportunities for college Staff, Faculty and Management to explore international education offerings. »
About the Office of International Education
We serve as the primary administrative office for international initiatives on campus. We strive to further the College's goal of preparing students to succeed in an increasingly interdependent world. The OIE supports international student recruitment and admissions, international student services, PCC faculty and staff development abroad program opportunities, and other curricular and co-curricular international activities.