International Students

  • Find Your Roadmap to Success at
    Mt. Hood Community College

    There is no better place for international students to receive their college education than Mt . Hood Community College. MHCC offers a quality education, professional instructors with related work experience and up-to-date facilities. Best of all, the cost of attending two years at MHCC is significantly less for international students than attending their freshman and sophomore years at a four-year university.

    Hours of Operation:
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Wednesday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Email or use the Student Support Services Request Form.

  • Admission Deadlines

     New StudentTransfer Student
    Fall 2023August 11, 2023September 11, 2023
    Winter 2024November 13, 2023December 20, 2023
    Spring 2024February 12, 2023March 22, 2023
    Summer 2024April 30, 2023June 14, 2023

  • Steps to Apply

    Follow this link to apply if you are not a permanent resident of the United States and wish to enroll at Mt. Hood Community College on an F-1 visa (requires an I-20).

    Intensive English for College and Careers

    The IECC program at Mt. Hood Community College provides English language instruction for students who need to improve their speaking, pronunciation, reading and writing skills for college or for work. The courses are taught by professional English language teachers with masters degrees in TESOL, many years of experience, and cross cultural or international experience.

    Support Services

    We want you to be successful while you are at MHCC! Our International Student Program will help connect you with tutoring services and academic advisers to help ensure you are on the right track.
    International Students Housing


    We are happy to offer assistance to international students arranging for housing while they attend MHCC. All students are encouraged to live with a host family when they first arrive unless they already have friends or family in the area.