Admissions Process

To apply to the WHC International Students Program and attend Coalinga College, you must complete the following 5 steps:

Submit Application

Deadline: July 15th for the Fall Semester and November 15th for the spring semester

The following items must be submitted with your application:

  • $50 non-refundable processing fee
  • Transcripts from secondary schools and other colleges translated to English
  • Financial statement from a banking institution indicating bank account in good standing with sufficient funds for one full academic year
  • Current Photo
Application deadline for Fall semester is July 15; for Spring semester November 15. *Students are not admitted for the Summer Semester.
Payment for all fees, including tuition and on campus room and board (Residence Hall Fees) is due upon registration, including a non-refundable application fee of $50 US Dollars, which is required to process an application.

All materials must be mailed to the following address: International Students Program Coalinga College 300 Cherry Lane Coalinga, CA 93210

Please note: Original documents are required to process a student's application.

Download Application
Obtain your F-1 Visa Application/Interview
Obtain your F-1 Student Visa

Deadline: Prior to arrival

To learn more about obtaining a Student Visa please visit the U.S. Department of State resource web page

Obtain F-1 Visa Application/Interview
Arrive on Campus
Schedule and arrange your arrival to the Coalinga College campus

Deadline: August 12, 2022

International Students are responsible for arranging transportation to and from Coalinga College.

International students have the option to live on campus during their enrollment at Coalinga College. On campus housing is limited and available on a first come first come first served basis.

Enroll in Classes

Dates are included in the admission package sent to students that have been admitted.

Register for Classes

Upon your arrival you will meet with an Academic Advisor, who will help you register for classes for the first year that you are at Coalinga College. Our REG365 allows you to register for one full year.

Payment for all fees, including tuition, on campus room and board (Residence Hall Fees) is due upon registration
Pay All Fees
International Students Expenses 30 Units
Cost of Tuition/Fees $10,110
Living Costs $8,122
Insurance $1,791
TOTAL $19,531
*These totals vary according to what accommodations the student elects, costs of books and the amount each student requires for living expenses. Tuition and fees are subject to change.

All fees for fall/spring semester attendance are due upon registration. Your payment must be received in 24 hours OR a HOLD will be placed on your account and you will not be able to add or drop classes. The HOLD status suspends the processing and issuing of all documents by the college, such as transcripts, diplomas, certificates, and immigration paperwork (I-20).

All delinquent account information will be reported to a collection agency for billing and reporting to all national credit reporting agencies 30 days from the end of each quarter/session. Collection costs as high as 30% will be charged to the student.

Payment for all fees, including tuition, on campus room and board (Residence Hall Fees) are due upon registration for both Fall and Spring Semesters.