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International Student Center:

Application Deadlines

​​Please note that due to the COVID-19, IVC is fully on-line in the spring 2021 semester and the IVC campus is closed to the public.  All staff and faculty will be working remotely to assist current and prospective IVC students as needed.
Application materials can ONLY be submitted by email to or postal mail service. 

*All admissions requirements are subject to change

Thank you for considering Irvine Valley College (IVC) as your community college choice! Application filing periods are as follows:


​       Out of Country Applicants

​Transfer Applicants
Fall ​    February 1 - July 1 ​February 1 - July 24
​Spring ​    September 1 - December 1​ ​September 1 - December 1
​Summer ​    February 1 - April 10 February 1 -  May 10


Application Processing Timelines:

Once you have submitted a completed application and provided all required documents, please allow 3-5 days to receive a response.

Please include your full name, IVC Student ID number and primary email address in all inquiries about your application.


Contacting the International Student Program:

The International Student Program (ISP) remains committed to assisting our international students in the US and overseas during the spring 2021 semester!  You are not alone!  Please review the information below to learn how to contact our office:​

  1. ​Email our office at  Emails will be responded to on the next business day.  Please be sure to leave your full name and student ID in your email.
  2. Call our office at 001-949-451-5414 to speak with an ISP staff member Monday - Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm and Fridays 9:00am - 4:30pm​ PST.​

Appointment Scheduling:

​​​​​Our International Academic Counselors and Immigration Advisors are meeting​​ students through Zoom and telephone.  To schedule an appointment:

  1. Call our office at 001-949-451-5414 to speak with an ISP staff member Monday - Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm and Fridays 9:00am - 4:30pm​ PST.
  2. Visit the Appointment Scheduling Lobby​ to chat with an ISP Staff member quickly to schedule an appointment. The Appoin​tment Lobby is available Monday - Thursday from 9:00am - 6:00pm and Fridays 9:00am - 4:30pm (PST). (Chrome browser required).

Virtual Drop-Ins:

​Students and visitors can access our academic counselors and immigration advisors during their Virtual Drop-In Hours in Cranium Cafe. (Chrome browser required).
Review the Virtual Drop-In Schedule for academic counselors and immigration advisors at:  

Click on the lobby below during the posted Virtual Drop-In Hours.  You do not need to be a registered IVC student to access our Virtual Drop-In Hours:

International Student Counselors
(academics/university transfer):                   International Academic Counseling Lobby

Immigration Advisors/General Questions:  Immigration Advising & General Question Lobby

We hope to see you at Irvine Valley College!



T: 949-451-5414
O: CEC 7

Office Hours

 Monday:​  9 am - 6 pm​
​ Tuesday: ​ 9 am - 6 pm
 ​Wednesday: ​ 9 am - 6 pm
 ​Thursday:  9 am - 6 pm
​ Friday: ​ 9 am - 4:30 pm​

International Student
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