The Cornish College of the Arts community is enriched by international students who contribute to the global and artistic vision of the College.
Please visit the Office of Admission for information on applying to Cornish as an international student.
The Assistant Registrar acts as the College’s International Student Advisor and is available to help international students with U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Service procedures relating to F-1 student visas. Once an international student is accepted and enrolled into a full-time degree program, the Assistant Registrar advises on issues relating to maintaining F-1 student status. The Assistant Registrar helps international students with the following issues.
- Student & Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) Issues
- I-20 Endorsements
- Optional Practical Training (OPT) & Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
- Change-of-status Requests
- Registration Questions
- Academic Advising
Contact Molly Abbey in the Office of Registration and Records at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206.726.5089 with any questions regarding your international student status.
The Office of Student Affairs is available to assist international students with their transition to life at Cornish, including help with housing, wellness and student interest groups.
The Cornish Counseling Office can assist students with their academic and artistic pursuits by providing supportive counseling, referrals and outreach programs that promote students’ mental health and emotional well being.