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

Fiesta Cultural Pop Up in Kesey Square
Sep25
Fiesta Cultural Pop Up in Kesey SquareSep 25
1:00 p.m.
Kesey Square (corner of Broadway and Willamette), Eugene
LGBTea Time
Sep25
LGBTea TimeSep 25
2:00 p.m.
Fiesta Cultural Pop Up at Whiteaker Community Market
Sep26
Fiesta Cultural Pop Up at Whiteaker Community...Sep 26
11:00 a.m.
LGBT Movie Night
Sep26
LGBT Movie NightSep 26
7:00 p.m.
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group
Sep28
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group Sep 28
5:00 p.m.
Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)
Get Connected
Sep29
Get ConnectedSep 29
11:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Ducks After Dark: "Cruella"
Sep30
Ducks After Dark: "Cruella"Sep 30
7:15 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Free First Friday at the Museum
Oct1
Free First Friday at the MuseumOct 1
10:00 a.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
A Family Affair: BCC Welcome
Oct1
A Family Affair: BCC WelcomeOct 1
4:30 p.m.
Lyllye Reynolds-Parker Black Cultural Center
Bailamos Friday Fiesta 
Oct1
Bailamos Friday Fiesta  Oct 1
7:30 p.m.
Owen Rose Garden, 300 N Jefferson St, Eugene
Auditions! Personal History!
Oct5
Auditions! Personal History!Oct 5
6:30 p.m.
Miller Theatre Complex
Ducks After Dark: "Raya and the Last Dragon"
Oct7
Ducks After Dark: "Raya and the Last Dragon"Oct 7
7:15 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
LGBT+ Back-to-school Sunset Hike
Oct8
LGBT+ Back-to-school Sunset HikeOct 8
5:00 p.m.
Outdoor Program Rental Barn, 1225 E. 18th Ave
Indigenous Peoples' Day
Oct11
Indigenous Peoples' DayOct 11
10:00 a.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
BE Xingonx with Roxana Pardo Garcia aka La Roxay
Oct12
BE Xingonx with Roxana Pardo Garcia aka La RoxayOct 12
5:30 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)

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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