Female adviser helping a student with application. International Student Admissions

Applying to Cascadia College is easy!  


Click here to APPLY ONLINE (preferred)


Complete the following steps to apply on paper:

Step 1: Application

Complete the  International Student Application You may also request that we mail you the application by contacting the International Programs Office at +1 (425) 352-8415 or international@cascadia.edu.

Step 2: English Proficiency (Optional)

Provide proof of English proficiency (optional).  Click ELP for more information about our English proficiency requirements.

Step 3: Financial Support

Provide proof of financial support for one year of study ($18,950).  Financial documents should be no older than 3 months. Click here for more information about acceptable documents for proof of funding.

Step 4: Application Fee

Provide payment for the non-refundable application fee ($50).  Payment can be made by credit card, money order, or check drawn on a U.S. bank. If paying by credit card, please provide payment information where asked on the application form. 

Step 5: Passport

Provide a copy of the photo page of your passport.

Step 6: Transcripts

Provide copies of your high school or college diploma and/or transcripts. If you are currently attending a college or university, high school transcripts are not required.

Step 7: Special Step for Transfer Students Only

Transferring to Cascadia from another college or university in the United States is easy.  Simply apply for admission by following the above steps and filling out Transfer-In Form (You should fill out and sign the top portion and your previous school should fill out the bottom portion and submit it directly to Cascadia.). Your application will only be considered complete once this form is received.


Once you have been accepted, you will need to request that your previous school transfer your SEVIS immigration record to us. To do this, contact your previous school and provide them a copy of your acceptance letter from Cascadia and a copy of Cascadia's Transfer-In Form. (Your previous school should fill out this form and submit it directly to Cascadia.) Your previous school may require that you submit a transfer out form giving them permission to transfer your record to us.


Once you have completed these steps and your previous school has transferred your immigration record to Cascadia, we will be able to issue your new I-20 for you.


Please keep in touch between now and when you arrive at Cascadia and let us know if you have difficulties transferring your immigration record to us, have immigration questions, or if you are unable to attend Cascadia College for the term you are accepted.

Step 8: Submit Application

Submit your application materials via fax, courier, postal service, email, or in person to:

Cascadia College
International Programs Office
18345 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011
United States

Fax: +1 (425) 352-8304
Email: international@cascadia.edu

Step 9: Wait for Good News!

Wait for good news. Completed applications usually only require two business days to process before a decision is made!