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International Students

F-1 International Students

If you are an F-1 student or plan to become F-1, please click International Students (F-1) for more information, and the application process.


If you are Canadian and would like to study at OCC, please contact the International Student Office.

Other International Students

If you are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card holder),  or  if you are a non-immigrant in an immigration status other than F-1, getting admitted and registered is easy!

You need to follow the OCC admissions process by completing the following four steps:

Step 1:  Apply online at apply.oaklandcc.edu.  If you prefer, you may pick up a paper application at the admission office.

Step 2:  Complete assessment testing for placement purposes.

Step 3:  Meet with an academic counselor to learn your assessment test results and plan your class schedule.

Step 4:  Register and pay for your classes.  Information on specific classes with times, days, location and instructor as well as tuition and fees is available in the Schedule of Classes.  Information which describes the course content and curriculum of the college is available in the College Catalog.