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

Unceded Kinship: Land, Place and People
Jul2
Unceded Kinship: Land, Place and PeopleJul 2
Knight Library
Remember This: Hung Liu at Trillium
Jul2
Remember This: Hung Liu at TrilliumJul 2
9:00 a.m.
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)
LGBT Virtual Movie Night
Jul2
LGBT Virtual Movie NightJul 2
5:00 p.m.
LGBT Pizza Party
Jul9
LGBT Pizza PartyJul 9
2:00 p.m.
LGBTQA3 Office, EMU
Study Abroad in Italy this Fall! App Deadline EXTENDED
Jul15
Study Abroad in Italy this Fall! App Deadline...Jul 15
Free First Friday at the Museum
Aug5
Free First Friday at the MuseumAug 5
10:00 a.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History

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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