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!



  International Ambassador Program

An International Ambassador is a student volunteer position that assists the International Programs Office during Orientation Week. Training will include a detailed list of duties for each Ambassador, team building exercises, and leadership development training. Training will be held the week of December 13th and is mandatory. Ambassadors must attend training to receive volunteer credit.
Orientation Days:

Monday, December, 29th & Friday, January, 2nd 

To Sign up please feel out an application


Applications are due by 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 2nd

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


 IEP Closing Ceremony

Come help the Level 5 students celebrate their graduation from the Intensive English Program!! We will be announcing scholarships as well as handing out diplomas. There will also be Ezell's famous fried chicken to eat. Help us celebrate the end of Fall quarter and the beginning of  winter vacation

Doors Open at 3:45 pm

Event starts at 4:15 pm