International Student Ambassadors

Want to talk to a current Shoreline Community College student? International Student Ambassadors (ISAs) are current international students ready to share their experiences, answer your questions, and help you throughout the application process. You can find contact information for a variety of platforms and languages below. If you don’t see your country represented, email, and we will try to connect you with a student from your region.

In addition to communicating with prospective international students in a variety of languages through social media and email, ISAs gain real-world skills by designing and producing marketing materials, including posters, brochures, and videos, using a variety of online tools as well as software like Photoshop and Final Cut Pro.

Talk to an International Student Ambassador

Ali Abdelaziz, Egypt

Started at Shoreline: Winter 2018
Major: Biology

Why I chose Shoreline: The reason I chose Shoreline Community College is because it has a variety of majors which give me the opportunity to transfer to high ranked universities.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: The diversity of people from all around the world so I can get to know more about different cultures.

One tip to share with new students: Join school clubs and participate in activities. They are both fun and helpful!

What I do when I'm free: I like to hang out and explore new places in downtown Seattle which is not far from Shoreline. I also like to listen to music.


Facebook: العربية - Shoreline Community College

Tung Ching (Cheryl) Chan, Hong Kong

Started at Shoreline: Winter 2019
Major: Biology

Why I chose Shoreline: I chose Shoreline because I am attracted to the clubs and activities here. Shoreline is a good starting point to develop my interests and find my ambition at the same time. There are also many opportunities, such as volunteer work and on-campus jobs, for students to learn from working, to build connections with people, and to serve the community.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: Instructors here are supportive and inspiring. I really like the learning atmosphere here.

One tip to share with new students: Don't hesitate to ask questions and seek help from your instructors and advisors!

What I do when I'm free: I like to dance and jump around when I am feeling it. I also love watching funny videos on YouTube. I usually go grocery shopping and thrift shopping on the weekend. I am really passionate about looking for great deals. Sometimes I hang out with my friends and eat something good.


Facebook: 雪蘭社區大學 Shoreline Community College

Line: Shoreline CC (shorelinecc)

Khoa (Kent) Hoang, Vietnam

Started at Shoreline: Winter 2018
Major: Biochemistry

Why I chose Shoreline: Shoreline is a nice place with a culturally diverse environment. Many good programs and various majors are offered at Shoreline. It’s close to other cities and downtown Seattle where I can spend time with friends and have fun.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: There are different activities that I can join, such as events and clubs, so I can take a rest and relax during break time or after class.

One tip to share with new students: Participate in activities around Shoreline and learn new things. If you have questions, feel free to come by the International Education department to talk to the staff or chat with me.

What I do when I'm free: I usually hang out with friends, explore new places, and try different cuisines. I also play the piano and make music for fun.


Facebook: Shoreline Community College - Tiếng Việt

Danbi (Lucia) Jo, South Korea

Started at Shoreline: Fall 2017
Major: International Studies

Why I chose Shoreline: Shoreline Community College always welcomes every student, and our college has many clubs and classes, so I have many opportunities to achieve my dream.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: Shoreline Community College has a very high rate of transfer.

One tip to share with new students: Club activities will give you great experiences. I have joined the Korean Student Club. If you are interested, please contact me!

What I do when I'm free: When I am free I usually like to hang out with my friends!


Facebook: Shoreline Community College – 한국어

Kakao Talk: shorelineedu

Thirachet (I/T) Lapjaturapit, Thailand

Started at Shoreline: Fall 2017
Major: Film Production

Why I chose Shoreline: I chose Shoreline because of its great campus that gives me peaceful environment to study. The opportunities that Shoreline offers are awesome: working on campus, learning centers, making more connections, and more. I like the fact that Shoreline is not far from downtown Seattle so it gives me different feelings towards the city and towards studying.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: The campus environment here; everything is very green and peaceful.

One tip to share with new students: Take all advantages of what the college offers for you. For example, getting involved on campus and seeking for the tutoring serivces!

What I do when I'm free: I usually do photo shoots with other photographer and model friends. I also really enjoy watching movies and exercising.

Tessy Flyse Nkurunziza, Burundi

Started at Shoreline: Fall 2018
Major: Accounting

Why I chose Shoreline: The reason why I chose Shoreline is that the admission process is simple and it was easier for me to join Shoreline, also Shoreline offers my major with good academic reputation and various services and resources to help me transfer to my dream university. I also love to meet students from different countries. The on-campus job opportunities are very helpful as well!

One favorite thing about Shoreline: The instructors and students here are good-hearted and supportive. In addition to that, the International Education Department lends a helping hand to international students.

One tip to share with new students: First, visit the International Education Department when you have any questions or problems. Second, join clubs and activities to explore around the campus. Finally, make friends!

What I do when I'm free: I mostly like to use my phone, watch movies, hang out with friends, and play chess.


Facebook: Shoreline Community College - Français

WhatsApp: +1-206-209-8146

Britney Sugiarto, Indonesia

Started at Shoreline: Fall 2018
Major: Business Psychology

Why I chose Shoreline: I decided to pursue my education in Shoreline because it is known for its high transfer rate and international academic advisors who can help students throughout their learning process. The more time I spend in Shoreline, the more I love studying here. Teachers and staff always give their best in supporting students’ academic performance and there are various student clubs where I can meet new friends, boost my knowledge, and learn about new cultures from all around the world.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: I love how I can consult anything related to my studies with my academic advisor. It truly helps me a lot.

One tip to share with new students: Say “Hi!” and that’s all it takes for you to get to know new interesting friends. People here are very friendly and welcoming, so get yourself out there and make new exciting memories!

What I do when I'm free: I’m mostly on Netflix during my free time. However, I also love to play basketball, tennis, guitar, and drum.


Facebook: Shoreline Community College - Bahasa Indonesia

Line: Shoreline CC (shorelinecc)

Akito Suzuki, Japan

Started at Shoreline: Spring 2017
Major: Computer Engineering

Why I chose Shoreline: I like the location of the college. It’s convenient, safe, and peaceful. Also, the advising services on campus are great, both for academic performance and university transfer guidance.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: The beautiful natural environment. It helps me reduce stress and focus more on studying.

One tip to share with new students: Explore and utilize all the great resources and services available at Shoreline.

What I do when I'm free: Photography plays a big role in my life. I like to go around Seattle and take photos. Also, I also enjoy trying different kinds of recipes.


Facebook: Shoreline Community College - 日本語

Twitter: Shoreline CC 日本語 (@ShorelineCC_JPN)

Line: Shoreline CC (shorelinecc)

Danxiang (Tina) Wang, China

Started at Shoreline: Fall 2017
Major: Landscape Architecture 

Why I chose Shoreline: I really enjoy the study atmosphere of Shoreline. In every corner of the school students are exchanging ideas and learning, which gives me a sense of belonging. Shoreline also provides one-on-one advising to help students achieve their goals.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: Shoreline has many different kinds of activities all the time, so students have many opportunities to showcase our talents!

One tip to share with new students: The International Education Department always welcomes students to come ask any questions.

What I do when I'm free: I usually hang out with friends, read books, and try extreme sports.


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Weibo: @雪兰学院 (V 微博认证官方微博)

WeChat: 雪兰国际生 (ShorelineEDU)

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ISA Mission

To share what it is like to be a student at Shoreline with prospective students, parents, and international partners and assist prospective students during the admission process.

ISA Vision

To increase the global presence of Shoreline Community College and help more students achieve their academic goals at Shoreline!

What ISAs Do

  • Represent Shoreline Community College as current student ambassadors to answer questions from prospective students and give campus tours to International Education visitors.
  • Increase our social media presence globally by engaging with our audience and connecting with new followers and regularly post on social media with helpful information for prospective and current students.
  • Learn and improve skills in marketing material design, effective communication, and social media management, using a variety of online tools and software like Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher), Adobe Acrobat Pro, Photoshop, InDesign, iMovie, Final Cut Pro, and Canva.

Become an ISA 

Hiring decisions will be made based on the applicant’s qualifications, completed online application, interview, and/or performance on assigned project. Skills in photography and video editing are preferred. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page and Instagram to learn when a position is open. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to bring them to International Education or email Linda Du.