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Advisor Information

Course of study requirements:

  • International students must be enrolled in and complete at least 12 credit hours per academic term excluding summer.
  • No more than one online/distance education class or 3 credits per semester may be counted towards the full course of study requirement.
  • Receive permission from the International Advisor before reducing course load, withdrawing from classes or withdrawing from HCC.
  • Successful completion of the full course of study must lead to the attainment of a specific educational or professional objective.
  • First-time, full-time international students must enroll in the Orientation/Success Seminar class taught by the International Advisor.
  • International students must notify the HCC International Advisor, during their final semester, their intent to transfer to another institution.

Work requirements/restrictions:

  • International students are generally permitted to work part-time on the premises of the school that issued their currently valid I-20. They are limited to 20 hours per week while school is in session; they can be employed full-time on campus during official school breaks.
  • International students may not work off-campus without permission by the BCIS (Bureau of Citizen and Immigration Services)
  • Other requirements:
  • Report any change of address to the International Advisor at within 10 days of the change.

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