Housing and Residence Life

Arrival Information

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Airport Pickup Request:

Please contact the Housing Office if you would like to request airport pickup service. The charge is only $25 if you arrive on Arrival Dates. If you plan to arrive early, you will need to make arrangements to stay in a hotel. You should fax the Arrival Information Form a week before arriving at 425.640.1057 or e-mail at housing@edcc.edu

At The Airport

When you arrive at the airport you should look for the driver at your baggage claim area. The driver will have a sign with your name and/or Edmonds Community College written on it. Do not leave this area for 30 minutes. If you do not see the driver after 30 minutes, please call the Housing Emergency phone at (425) 308-4061. When you arrive at the college you will be brought to the Housing Office where you will be meet your Host Family or be checked into the Residence Hall. 


Current/ Returning Students

If you are a current or returning student, the Housing Office does not offer airport pickup. The Housing Office has partnered with Shuttle Express to offer student discount service for airport pick-up and drop-off transportation. College staff members are also welcomed to use this service.

To get the discount rate, go to the website below and on the site you can choose Edmonds CC Rainier Place, Edmonds CC Sophie Court or just Edmonds CC. 

Different Arrival Date? Ride Shuttle Express!

If you are not arriving on our arrival dates or you are arriving to the Housing Office on your own, we recommend using Shuttle Express for airport pickup:

shuttle expressShuttle Express Contact Information:
Website: www.shuttleexpress.com
Phone: (425) 981-7000


Shuttle Express Discount Fees For Edmonds CC Student/Staff:

$39 one-way
$34 each way (roundtrip)
*Current Student/Staff EdPass must be shown to driver on the day of pickup/drop off.

For drop-off locations outside of Edmonds Community College, please go to www.shuttleexpress.com.

Pending Housing Placement

If you do not have housing, or are waiting for housing placement you may make reservations at the following hotels located near campus.

Rodeway Inn (.6 miles/1 kilometers):
Phone: (425) 774-7700

Hotel International
(1 mile/1.6 kilometers)
Phone: (425) 771-1777

Best Western (2.3 miles/3.7 kilometers)
Phone: (425) 775-7600

Embassy Suites
(2.5 miles/4 kilometers)
Phone: (425) 775-2500