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Academic Advising

International Student Advisors in the Office of International Student Services are the main point of contact for academic advising for international students.


Tracey PettitTracey Pettit


(971) 722-5615

Rock Creek

DeannaDeanna Maczko

Unavailable for Spring and Summer 2020

Please contact Meryl.DePasquale@pcc.edu to be connected with another advisor who can help.



Madison Barrientos-ChinnMadison Barrientos-Chinn


(971) 722-8226


Youngin JooJie Bian


(971) 722-4640



Maria HillMaria Hill


(971) 722-8320

Our mission aligns with that of General Advising, which is to support students’ intellectual growth, empower students to clarify and attain their diverse academic, personal and professional goals, foster student retention, and promote student success.

Below are a few examples of ways that we offer support with through academic advising:

  • making academic progress
  • taking placement tests
  • learning how to use the course catalog and class schedule
  • navigating MyPCC
    • online registration
    • checking grades
    • making payments
  • applying to specific PCC programs
  • understanding institutional policies and procedures
  • serving as a liaison between student, staff, faculty, and community
  • connecting students with college and community resources
  • and much more!