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Advising for International Students

Cascade

Tracey PettitTracey Pettit

Tracey.Pettit@pcc.edu

(971) 722-5615

Location: SU 308

Rock Creek

DeannaDeanna Maczko

Deanna.Maczko@pcc.edu

(971) 722-7151

Location: Building 3, room 223

Southeast

Madison Barrientos-ChinnMadison Barrientos-Chinn

Madison.Chinn@pcc.edu

(971) 722-8226

Location: Student Commons 119

Sylvania

Youngin JooJie Bian

Jie.Bian@pcc.edu

(971) 722-4640

Location: CC 215

 

Maria HillMaria Hill

Maria.Hill@pcc.edu

(971) 722-8320

Location: CC 215

Getting the Right Advice

The Office of International Student Services provides specialized advising for international students in the following two areas:

Advising Availability

 

Winter Term 2020

  • Advisors are available for appointments 20 hours per week at all campuses (Cascade, Rock Creek, Southeast and Sylvania)
  • Drop-in hours are available at each campus on Thursday afternoons from 12:30pm-4:30pm

Advising will not be available during the following times/dates:

Three Ways to Make an Appointment
  1. Call 971-722-7150 (to reach any of our campuses)
  2. Email:
  3. Visit us at one of our four locations:
    • Cascade — SU Bldg, Room 308
    • Rock Creek — Bldg 3, Room 223
    • Southeast — SCOM Bldg, Room 119
    • Sylvania — CC Bldg, Room 215 
Appointments vs. Drop-In Advising
Appointments
  • Time

    PCC ID (Poppie)

    Be sure to carry your PCC ID card with you when you are on campus. You will need your PCC ID card to check in at all of our OISS locations.

    • Up to a 60 minute meeting with an International Student Advisor during office hours (NOTE: Arriving 15 minutes late will result in rescheduling)
  • Topics
    • Academic Advising
    • Transfer Advising
    • Academic Standing
    • I-20 Change of Level or Extension
    • Severe Economic Hardship
    • Full-time Enrollment Exceptions (Reduced Course Load)
    • Drop a course/withdrawal for the quarter
Drop-In
  • Times

    PCC ID (Poppie)

    Be sure to carry your PCC ID card with you when you are on campus. You will need your PCC ID card to check in at all of our OISS locations.

    • 10-minute meeting or phone conversation with an International Student Advisor
    • Thursdays from 12:30-4:30pm
    • first-come, first-served basis
  • Topics
    • SEVIS Transfer
    • Vacation Term
    • Travel/Travel Signatures
    • On-Campus Employment
    • Holds on Account
    • Departure
    • Close SEVIS Record
    • General Immigration Questions