For Students

At American Harbor College, we are dedicated to providing our students with the resources necessary to pursue an education. From job placement assistance for students and graduates to our up-to-date, real-world teaching facilities, we will assist you in reaching your career goals.

Find out more about what American Harbor College can offer:

Student Fact Sheets

Questions about the various programs American Harbor College has to offer? Below are Student Fact Sheets which will give you details about your specific program of interest, requirements for that program, and more!

2012 – 2013
2013 – 2014
International Students

Services

SEVIS Information

Insurance Info

ESL Courses
In order to meet the different needs and purposes of international students with different levels of English skills, we are offering various courses to help you with your English language success, such as intensive English courses, small class sizes, and private tutoring courses.

Language School / College / University Application
We always encourage our students to achieve their English language proficiency exams such as TOEFL, IELTS, and etc., and realize their dreams of getting higher education. Our qualified experienced team will assist you to successfully enroll in the higher education institutions.

Graduate School Application
We have successfully assisted students to get enrolled in graduate schools in various prestigious universities, such as UC Berkley, USC, Pepperdine University, and etc. We value every student who seeks to use our service and make our every effort to help you obtain a competitive scholarship.

Change of Status
We welcome international students with a valid F-1 visa to come and study in our school. Meanwhile, we also offer the opportunity for the foreigners with other non-immigrant visas (such as B1/B2, F-2) to change their status and become full-time students in our school.

Private tutor service
Based on our experienced instructors, comfortable learning environment, and flexible course schedules, students can enjoy learning and improving their English level in a short period of time. If you want to pass your TOEFL, IELTS, SAT exams with a high score, or to fluently communicate in English as a native speaker, our personalized private tutor courses will definitely help you reach your goal.

Personal services
You should never be afraid of moving to a new place. Our college will offer you various services to help you settle down, such as housing, LAX picking up, and so on.

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is the government agency for the Department of Justice that oversees lawful immigration to the United States. The USCIS governs the laws and regulations in which affect individuals of different visa classifications. The F-1 Visa (Academic Student) allows you to enter the United States as a full-time student at an accredited college, university, or other academic institution or in a language training program. Please follow these guidelines so that you will comply with USCIS regulations:

  • International students that are attending American Harbor College under a student visa must consult with the International Student Advisor at AHC regarding school policies to determine how these policies may impact their status.
  • Student must fulfill minimum attendance and academic requirements, probation, termination, leave of absence, extensions and change of address. Certain circumstances may have a negative impact on your status as a student and could result in termination of your visa.
  • Student must have a permanent home address outside of the United States. That address must be on file with the school granting your I-20.
  • Student must be able to support yourself without working illegally during your entire stay in the United States.
  • Student should make photocopies of: Passport and I-20. Keep the photocopies of these documents in a safe place. If original documents get lost or stolen, having copies will make the replacement process less complicated.
  • Student must first consult with the International Student Representative at AHC DSO at least 2 weeks before traveling. The AHC DSO will check student’s document and sign I-20 so that he or she will not encounter any difficulties re-entering the United States. International students from certain countries may need to obtain special “visitor visas” to enter Canada.
  • It is the student’s responsibility to check the I-20 form and not let their I-20 expire. If you need an extension on the I-20, you should contact us in a timely manner before the expiration date.