Find out how to apply to be an International Student with an F-1 visa at Ohlone College
About Ohlone College
Ohlone College is one of 114 community colleges in the State of California. More than 440 international students from over 40 different countries are presently studying at Ohlone College.
"International student" is defined here as a student who has, or wishes to obtain, the F-1 Student Visa to study in the United States.
Most Ohlone College international students pursue a 2-year Associate's Degree or Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT). After completing the transfer requirements or earning a 2-year degree, students can transfer to a 4-year university to complete the final 2 years of a Bachelor's degree. The most popular transfer universities for Ohlone College international students are schools that make up the University of California and California State University systems.
Ohlone College is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Ohlone College is authorized by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to issue the Immigration Form I-20 to admitted international students. Admitted students use that Form I-20 to apply for their F-1 Student Visa at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate in their home country.
Located on a 534-acre hillside site above the northern reaches of Silicon Valley and the southern border of San Francisco Bay, Ohlone's main campus is removed from industrial areas - but still convenient to food and retail services, residential areas, and public transportation. With 300 acres reserved for open space, the campus offers a safe and beautiful learning environment.
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