South Seattle College's Center for International Education provides many activities and events for students to get involved in the Seattle community. Students can find more information here for upcoming events and sign up below.

We also offer the Conversation Partner Program each Fall, Winter, and Spring Quarters. Learn more about the program here.

Check back often for updated information about upcoming events and don't forget to check out our Google calendar of events!


 Conversation Partners Program

By joining the conversation partner program, you have the opportunity to make friends with whom you can practice language and listening skills, learn about other cultures, share your own culture, and have fun doing it! The Conversation Group Program will be run through the website Meetup. There is no cut off date to join.

If you would like to join please follow the link below and create an account or link it with your Facebook



*If you have any questions please contact or stop by the CIE office to talk to someone on the activities team!

Pumpkin Carving

Have you seen all those pumpkins at grocery stores and pumpkin patches and wondering what to do with them? Have you decorated your apartment or house yet for Halloween? Come to our Pumpkin Carving event on Thursday, October 23rd! We will provide pumpkins for a team pumpkin carving contest. If you want to carve your own pumpkin then bring one along with you. There will be a special prize for the winning team or person! This is free event and is located on campus in the Cascade building

Thursday, October 23rd l 4:15 PM

Meet at the Cascade Building RM 110