International Students

International students at commencement

International Students

We promote and celebrate diversity of all types and strive to ensure that all students, faculty, and staff feel embraced and part of our community. Bringing people of different backgrounds and beliefs together lifts our commuinity and enhances our primary missions of education, research, and service.

Application Information

You are an international applicant if you:

  • Are a citizen or permanent resident of a country other than the United States and you intend to return
  • Are in the United States on an educational, worker, or visitor visa, or are residing in your home country
  • Have filed an application for United States citizenship or permanent residency, but have not yet been granted approval

Getting Started

New international graduate students should plan to attend international graduate student orientation, which is presented by the Division of Graduate Studies in coordination with International Student Orientation Week.

International Graduate Employees

In addition to policies and procedures pertaining to graduate employees (GEs) in general, there are a few policies which apply specifically to those GEs who are international students.

Diversity and Multiculturalism Events

2021-22 Common Seeing: Meeting Points
Jan23
2021-22 Common Seeing: Meeting PointsJan 23
LGBT Virtual Movie Night
Jan23
LGBT Virtual Movie NightJan 23
2:00 p.m.
Transgender & Nonbinary Identity Subgroup
Jan23
Transgender & Nonbinary Identity SubgroupJan 23
5:00 p.m.
'Braiding Sweetgrass' Author Talk with Robin Wall Kimmerer
Jan24
'Braiding Sweetgrass' Author Talk with Robin Wall...Jan 24
12:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Let's Talk - Monday 2-4PM
Jan24
Let's Talk - Monday 2-4PMJan 24
2:00 p.m.
Jewish LGBTQIA+ Social Hour
Jan24
Jewish LGBTQIA+ Social Hour Jan 24
4:00 p.m.
Let's Talk - Monday 4-6PM
Jan24
Let's Talk - Monday 4-6PMJan 24
4:00 p.m.
Lesbian Legion LGBTQ+ Identity Subgroup
Jan24
Lesbian Legion LGBTQ+ Identity SubgroupJan 24
5:00 p.m.
LGBTQA3 Office (EMU 022)
Queer & Christian LGBTQ+ Identity Subgroup
Jan24
Queer & Christian LGBTQ+ Identity SubgroupJan 24
6:30 p.m.
LGBTQA3 Office (EMU 022)
Let's Talk - Tuesdays 10AM-12PM
Jan25
Let's Talk - Tuesdays 10AM-12PMJan 25
10:00 a.m.
Intersex Student Group LGBTQ Identity Subgroup
Jan25
Intersex Student Group LGBTQ Identity SubgroupJan 25
11:00 a.m.
Non-Eurocentric Approaches to Self-Love - Discussion Series
Jan25
Non-Eurocentric Approaches to Self-Love -...Jan 25
4:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group
Jan25
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group Jan 25
5:00 p.m.
Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)
MLK 2022 Keynote Speaker Payton Head
Jan25
MLK 2022 Keynote Speaker Payton HeadJan 25
6:00 p.m.
Let's Talk: Black Student Support
Jan26
Let's Talk: Black Student SupportJan 26
2:00 p.m.
Lyllye Reynolds-Parker Black Cultural Center

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International Student Resources

International Graduate Student Orientation is presented in coordination with the International Student Orientation Week put on by the Division of Global Engagement