Students who are considering studying abroad should first contact Cheryl Hansen, Director of International Programs, by email or phone 509.524-5165 to make an appointment for an initial meeting.

The following is a general description of the application procedure for study abroad programs:



  • Prepare a list of questions for the Director/Study Abroad Advisor
  • Schedule an appointment with the Director/Study Abroad Advisor
  • Complete WCCCSA Preliminary Application



  • Fill out program application forms
  • Provide an unofficial copy of transcripts (with minimum GPA 2.5)
  • Write a one-page narrative about yourself, your interests, your goals, your expectations for study abroad
  • Provide two letters of recommendation (including one from a faculty member)
  • Bring all above listed documents to the interview including a check for the deposit
  • Apply for financial aid (optional)


Preparing for departure

  • Apply for a passport, or make sure your current passport is valid
  • Complete medical form

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Contact Us

Cheryl Hansen, Director
International Programs
Walla Walla Walla Community College

500 Tausick Way

Walla Walla, WA 99362
p 509.524.5165 | f 509.527.4249