Office of International Programs
Welcome International Students
City College of San Francisco welcomes International Students from
throughout the world. Our Office of International Programs encompass
the Academic and Institute for International Students (aka Intensive
English Program). There are currently over 1200 students from 90
countries studying at our various campuses. Their presence complements
a broad mosaic of multi-ethnic students from San Francisco.
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Service has authorized City College of San Francisco under federal regulations to enroll qualified non-immigrant students. Each semester the College admits international students without reference to a quota. City College of San Francisco is fully accredited by ACCJC, the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. The Institute for International Students, and intensive English program is also supported by AAIEP, the American Association of Intensive English Programs.
Important Tax Information
ALL INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS MUST FILL OUT FORM 8843
If you were not employed in 2016 (received no income):
MUST file Form 8843 for self
MUST file Form 8843 for spouse / dependent
Form 8843 is due June 15, 2017
If you were employed in 2016 or received a scholarship*:
MUST file Form 8843
MUST file Form 1040NR for Federal Taxes
May need to file Form 540 for California Taxes (if you had tax withheld)
Form 1040NR & Form 540 are due April 18, 2017.
*A scholarship for more than CCSF tuition.
For more detailed information, addresses to send your forms, and free resources in your area, please click the link below.