International Student Services

Welcome to the American West

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Salt Lake City, Utah’s capital is surrounded by the Wasatch and Oquirrh Mountains, located 24 km east of the Great Salt Lake, the world’s second largest body of salt water (second to the Dead Sea). Salt Lake City, a western community that blends urban living with natural beauty, lies 1,320 meters above sea level in a mountain valley.  As host to the 2002 Olympic Winter Games, Salt Lake City offers outstanding outdoor recreation.

Salt Lake City is family friendly and the right place in any season.  It is home to 181,743 residents.   The metropolitan area has a population of 1.2 million people.

College for the World’s Community

 Salt Lake Community College provides students the opportunity to start with English as a second language, continue in a two-year associate of arts or science degree then transfer to a four-year university to earn a bachelor’s degree.  SLCC educates and trains students for today’s most critical fields awarding more Associate degrees and certificates than any other Utah institution.

Technical and vocational programs prepare students for employment. Internships, on-the-job training, apprenticeships, and entrepreneurial support at Salt Lake Community College helps students gain access to critical services

A Global Purpose

International Student Services (ISS) is the support center for international students offering resources to assist successful academic careers and social experiences while in the USA.

ISS provides information on issues important to international students: international admissions, pre-arrival information, visa and foreign student advising, orientation, placement testing and academic advising, employment, social and cultural adjustment and intercultural programs. 

A Good Living, a Good Life

With a strong emphasis on small class size and support for each student, the College maintains a student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. The College has focused on providing individual attention and personal care to each student. 

Competitive tuition, academic and career advising, and programs focused on student success give people ready access to the College.

Using a semester schedule the College offers the following degrees:

  • Associate of Arts (A.A.)
  • Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)
  • Associate of Science (A.S.)
  • Associate of Pre-Engineering (A.P.E.)
  • Certificates and Diplomas

Why choose Salt Lake Community College

  • Small class size, personalized instruction
  • Low cost in tuition
  • Excellent English as a Second Language Program
  • Flexible classes and programs
  • Professional and experienced teachers
  • Articulation and transfer to four-year universities
  • 120 areas of study to choose
  • Hands-on education using most updated technologies
  • Great location and community

English as a Second Language Program is available for students on visas who need English preparation before beginning their college studies at SLCC. www.slcc.edu/esl/