Orange County, California

current occ students

Current IEC@OCC Students 

Information for New Students:

IEC@OCC assists students as they adjust to their new life in the United States. Ask our staff if you have any questions! Here are guides to some of the more commonly asked questions.

Maintaining Status: 

Make sure you meet all the requirements to keep your student visa in status. Download the Maintaining Status document for more information.

Tuition Fees and Payment Deadlines: 

Download the 2018 IEC@OCC Payment Form.

Academic English Program Fees
Application Fee One-time fee $100
Express mail
(mandatory for all applications mailed to an international address)*
One-time fee $50
Activities Fee Per 8 - week session $80
Medical Insurance Per 8 - week session $250
Tuition for Academic English Program 8 - week session $3200 
Tuition for Academic English Program 16 - week session $6040
Tuition for Academic English Program 24 - week session $8900
Tuition for Academic English Program  32 - week session   $11420 

Academic Calendar: 

Download the 2018 Academic Calendar. 

 Session  Class Dates  Orientation Dates
 6 October  23 - December 13, 2017 October  16 & 17, 2017
 1 January 8 - February 28, 2018 January 3 & 4, 2018
 2 March 5 - May 2, 2018 February 26 & 27, 2018
 3 May 7 - June 27, 2018 April 30 & May 1, 2018
 4 (7 week) July 2 -  August 16, 2018 June 25 & 26, 2018 
 5  September 4 - October 24, 2018  August 29 & 30, 2018 
 6 October 29 - December 18, 2018 October 22 & 23, 2018
 1  January 7 - February 27, 2019 January 2 & 3, 2019


Interpretation Scales:

For information on the skills students learn in IEC@OCC classes, view or download our Interpretation Scales:

Medical Information:

All IEC@OCC students have health care. Visit the IEC@OCC Medical Insurance page for information about health care options and answers to health care FAQs. Students can also download the Health Care FAQs and the 2018-2019 IEC@OCC Anthem Health Plan guide

How to Print the I-94:

Download IEC@OCC’s instructions for printing the I-94 form. To print the I-94 Form, visit the I-94 Official Website.

California Driver’s License Information:

Download instructions for how to get a California driver’s license.

Change of Address Forms:

Did you move? Download the Change of Address Form.

Student Handbook:

The IEC@OCC Student Handbook contains useful information for IEC@OCC students, including important dates, classroom policies, information about our classes and levels of instruction, how to get a bank account in the U.S, and more. 

Social Media:

Visit IEC@OCC’s social media sites!

After IEC@OCC (Orange Coast College):

IEC@OCC is located on the campus of Orange Coast College. After successfully completing courses at IEC@OCC, students who wish to attend college in the U.S. then continue with classes at Orange Coast College. Contact IEC@OCC for more information about attending classes at Orange Coast College and the transfer agreements OCC has with many colleges and universities.