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Feather River College
International Students


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Feather River College welcomes applications from international students!  FRC is a 2-year college awarding Associate Degrees and opportunities to transfer to 4-year colleges or universities.  FRC's location in the quiet mountain community of Quincy, California is an attractive asset to students who are interested in a safe, friendly small-town environment.

Click here for detailed International Student Information for Feather River College.

Students have enrolled from these countries:


Costa Rica 

Czech Republic

United Kingdom
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FRC's 2000-01 international studentsAdmissions Requirements

Follow the checklist below for submitting the Admissions Application Packet to Feather River College. Please submit the requested information in English, adhere to date deadlines listed in the packet, and include the $25.00 processing fee.

The Application Packet, with supporting documents, must be submitted by May 15th for the Fall semester and October 15th for the Spring semester.  Receipt of the Application Packet does not gaurantee acceptance into Feather River College.


FRC International Student Admissions Application Packet:

  • Application for International Students
  • Sponsor/Bank Statement of Financial Information
  • Health Questionnaire
  • Physical Examination form certified by a physician
  • Personal essay explaining your educational goals

Supporting documents that must be included with the Admissions Application Packet:

  • High School, University, or College transcripts (in English)
  • Verification of health insurance (Students must be prepared to purchase health insurance if they do not have a current policy from their home country.)
  • TOEFL score report (minimum computer-based 180, PBL 500, iBT 65)
  • Photo (passport size)
  • Two letters of recommendation, one of which must be from a teacher with whom the student has studied recently, attesting to the student's ability to do college work

FRC International Student Admissions Application Packet 

All required forms are included in this packet.   

International students must declare a program of study that is approved by SEVIS, maintain full-time status by enrolling in and completing a minimum of 12 units each semester, maintain at least a "C" grade point average, and complete their academic program at Feather River College within six semesters.

International student may not arrive more than thirty (30) days prior to the semester they are attending and must arrive in time to attend New Student Orientation.  On arrival, students must report to the Admissions & Records Office and present their Passport and I-94.

International students make life-long friends at FRC


International Student Tuition
International students pay all required fees listed below.  Students receive a bus pass that provides transportation in the local area.  The parking fee is waived if a student does not own a vehicle.


Required Fees for the 2014-15 Academic Year:
  • Nonresident Tuition Fee:
$194 per unit
  • Standard Enrollment Fee:
$ 46 per unit
  • Health Services Fee:

$ 18 per semester

$ 15 per summer session

  • Transportation Fee:
$ 1 per unit
  • Parking Fee:

$ 20 per semester

$ 5 per summer session

Optional Fees:
  • Computer Printing Fee:

$ 5 per 100 pages

(first 50 pages free)

  • Transcript Fee:

First two are free;

$ 5 each thereafter;

$10 rush service or fax service


All required fees must be paid in full by the first day of the semester of attendance.

Total annual cost of attendance at Feather River College is estimated between $19,089 - $21,258 if living on campus, and between $16,149 - $21,258 if living off campus. These estimates include room, board, books, required tuition fees, and general living expenses.  Click here for more detailed information about the estimated student expense budget.

Applicants selected for admission are responsible for their own housing.

Click here for both On and Off Campus Housing Information.

If you would like more information about the international student program at Feather River College, contact the Student Outreach Office by email, by phone, 011-1-530-283-0202, extension 315, or my mail, 570 Golden Eagle Avenue, Quincy, CA  95971  USA.