International Students

Saddleback College is one of the premier community colleges in California and the United States. We are located in beautiful Southern California and only a few miles away from the sandy beaches of the Pacific Ocean.  Saddleback College is a two-year, postsecondary institution of higher education fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

The College is known for its well equipped, high-tech learning centers and laboratories, challenging academic curricula, strong student support services and high transfer rates to prestigious universities, like UC Irvine Berkeley, Los Angeles, and San Diego, University of Southern California, and other premier institutions of higher education.

The International Student Program is here to assist you during your application process and while you are a student at Saddleback College. The office provides a variety of services that include F-1 student visa immigration advising, health insurance registration, academic workshops, seminars, and social events.

New Student Orientation and Welcome Packet



Date & Time

Event Title & Details


Monday, August 1 Now Accepting Spring 2017 Admissions Applications ONLINE
Wednesday, September 14
Immigration 101 Workshop SSC 211
Wednesday, October 12
Int'l Student Health Insurance Workshop SSC 211
Wednesday, December 7
Holiday Open House & Travel Approvals SSC 107

Fall 2016 International Student Newsletter

Saddleback College International Students are invited to attend the following informational workshops and events specifically related to optimizing the Saddleback experience. Please check the ISO Facebook page and website for upcoming workshops & events.  We look forward to your participation!