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Study in the U.S. (F1 Visa Students)


Full-Time, I20 Applicants 


We are no longer accepting Fall 2018 international applications. Prospective students may apply for the Spring 2019 semester beginning October 1, 2018.  

You will submit the International student application. After submitting your online application, submit Evidence of English Proficiency and Proof of Funds. Submit documents in PDF format to  Reference your name and birthdate:

Applications are reviewed within 5 business days. You will be notified via email immediately following review of your application materials. 


Part-Time Applicants 


Submit the INTERNATIONAL PART TIME APPLICATION. After submitting your online application, submit the permission letter from college advisor (from school that issued your I20). 


Submit permission letter in PDF format to Include your Full Name, Date Of Birth, and LACCD Student Number. That information must be legible for processing. 


General Information OR Prospective Students


Please review the information at the links below for information about admission requirements, cost of attendance, and other valuable information. 

Resources for Current WLAC International Students


Explore "FORMS & PETITIONS (CURRENT WEST STUDENTS)" to download requests/petitions various I-20 authorizations, for support letters, and other resources, and other relevant information. 

The college is fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJ) of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). All courses at West are taught by faculty, typically with a Masters Degree or Doctorate from notable universities around the country.