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 and help answer your questions. You can find contact information for a variety of platforms and languages below or feel free to email at their shared work email iwelcome@shoreline.edu.

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 social media graphics, producing videos, supporting outreach staff with marketing materials and webinars, and using a variety of online tools as well as software like Canva, LiveChat, and Adobe Premiere Pro.

Talk to an International Student Ambassador

Nancy Basileus, Egypt
Nancy

Major: Graphic Design

Why I chose Shoreline: I chose Shoreline because the college offers many interesting programs and Shoreline's Visual Communications Technology program is very strong. The tuition is affordable, and the 2+2 university transfer path can help me save more tuition. Instructors and staff here are genuinely nice, helpful, and welcoming all students.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: I really like that Shoreline opens the door to give students not only the education opportunities but also offering us many options of volunteering, working, learning new things, and getting involved in the community.

One tip to share with new students: Be yourself! Keep trying until reaching your goals and enjoy every single moment of your life.

What I do when I'm free: I love to create new designs, watching TV, and hanging out with my family and friends especially on a gorgeous day.

Contact

Facebook: العربية - Shoreline Community College


Lizzie Halim, Indonesia
Lizzie

Major: Industrial Engineering

Why I chose Shoreline: I heard Shoreline has an amazing community, including their friendly staff at International Education. They are very helpful for your college success. 

One favorite thing about Shoreline: I love the green natural campus!

One tip to share with new students: Take advantage of the opportunities Shoreline offers, such as the events and services provided.

What I do when I'm free: I love exploring new places with friends!

Contact

Facebook: Shoreline Community College- Bahasa

Line: Shoreline CC (shorelinecc)


Xinyu (Jasmine) Hu, China
Jasmine

Major: Pre-Nursing

Why I chose Shoreline: Shoreline has an incredibly beautiful campus. All the great instructors and experienced advisors are here to help you make a study plan and prepare for university transfer. 

One favorite thing about Shoreline: The academic support system is great!

One tip to share with new students: Attend activities as much as possible to make many new friends and integrate into the community.

What I do when I'm free: I like to hang out with my friends during my spare time.

Contact

WeChat: 雪兰学院 (shorelinecc)


Yu-Ning (Eva) Chen, Taiwan
Eva

Major: Computer Science 

Why I chose Shoreline: I chose Shoreline because of its 2+2 university transfer program, which can help me save more money. Shoreline also has an excellent academic reputation. In addition, Shoreline is the most beautiful community college in Seattle!

One favorite thing about Shoreline: The staff here are very friendly, and they are always willing to help you. Shout out to all Academic Advisors! They have really helped me a lot.

One tip to share with new students: Be open minded and be bold! Don’t be afraid to try new things or make new friends.

What I do when I'm free: I love exploring new restaurants and watching football games with my friends. 

Contact

Facebook: 雪蘭社區大學 Shoreline Community College

Line: Shoreline CC (shorelinecc)


RANDRIANANDRASANA Didier Philippe, Madagascar

DidierMajor: Business

Why I chose Shoreline: When I was searching about community colleges, Shoreline stood out for its academic reputation, affordability, and beautiful campus in a nice neighborhood. In addition, the attention from small-size classes and student-centered services really helps each student receive what's needed.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: The staff here make a big difference by supporting students in every aspect of their college experience. 

One tip to share with new students: Do not be afraid of embracing new opportunities. Shoreline Community College will always support you. 

What I do when I'm free:  My main activities are going to the gym, cooking and watching Netflix.

Contact

Facebook: Shoreline Community College - français


Daiki Hagiwara, Japan
Daiki

Major: Computer Science

Why I chose Shoreline: Teachers and staff at Shoreline are very helpful and kind. All the encouragement I have received has made me more confident. Shoreline also has guaranteed transfer pathways to amazing universities as well as a history of sending students to top U.S. universities.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: Shoreline campus is so beautiful surrounded by nature. There are even hiking trails right behind the campus.

One tip to share with new students: Don't be shy! I know many people would say this when you get nervous speaking English, but they do mean it because it's very diverse here and people are friendly, respectful, and welcoming.

What I do when I'm free: I often go to a fitness gym, watch anime on Netflix, and hang out with my friends.

Contact

Facebook: Shoreline Community College - 日本語

Line: Shoreline CC (shorelinecc)


Chau (Cindy) Nguyen, Vietnam
Cindy

Major: Business

Why I chose Shoreline: I chose Shoreline because it not only provides a High School Completion program but also has a 2+2 transfer program, which is a great pathway for me to obtain a bachelor’s degree with a more affordable tuition cost compared to a traditional 4-year undergraduate program. Besides that, as I researched, Shoreline is well known for sending a high percentage of their students to many prestigious universities, including UCLA, NYU, and UW Seattle. Therefore, I believe that with all the support and guidance from the Academic Advisors during my time studying at Shoreline, I can easily transfer to my dream university.

One favorite thing about Shoreline: Shoreline has on-campus housing, where I'm currently living there! It's extremely convenient and secured. I can walk to my classrooms within only a few minutes. There are also many fun events like Movie Night and Grocery Bingo at the 7000 Great Room.

One tip to share with new students: Don't be shy about asking for help or starting a conversation. Make friends with your classmates and outside of your classrooms. When you start at Shoreline, be sure to follow Shoreline's social media pages so you won't miss out great opportunities to interact with other students during a variety of events, workshops, and school trips throughout the year.

What I do when I'm free: When I have time, I usually take the bus or light rail to discover new places in the city or find good places to eat with my friends.

Contact

Facebook: Shoreline Community College - Tiếng Việt


Ai Ngamkitcharoenlap, Thailand

AiMajor: Mechanical Engineering

Why I chose Shoreline: A friend of my dad introduced me to Shoreline's High School Completion program, which allows international students to receive both a high school diploma and a two-year college associate degree. This program along with Shoreline’s location as well as many extracurricular activities really interested me. And, here I am!

One favorite thing about Shoreline: Everyone here I’ve met so far is so nice and welcoming. Professors, advisors, and staff are always here to help me when I have any questions. 

One tip to share with new students: Try to get involved as much as you can. There’re so many good opportunities waiting for you out there. 

What I do when I'm free: I usually hang out with my friends, try new cafes and restaurants, and watch K-Dramas. 

Check out Ai's videos in the playlist of International Student Productions.


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, graphic design, effective communication, social media management, and using a variety of online tools and software like Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Canva, LiveChat, and Adobe Premiere Pro.

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.