Welcome To International Services

Prospective International Students

Our international evaluator assists prospective students with the application process, application status, evaluation of academic records and initial immigration issues. We host students from countries throughout the world and want you to know that our office is committed to serving the special needs of international applicants. We welcome the global perspective of our international students and look forward to working with you in the application process. Learn more.

Admitted & Current International Students

This office provides assistance for international students currently enrolled at SSU. The foreign student advisor provides assistance to foreign students in meeting U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service requirements concerning F-1 or J-1 visas, school transfers, employment permits, practical training, and passports. The office also provides help understanding University policies such as the registration process, payment of fees, scholarships, orientation, housing, health insurance, and tuition waivers. Learn more.


Study Abroad

This office provides assistance for students intending to earn part of their degree overseas. We host workshops to educate students regarding choosing appropriate academic programs. This office houses International Programs, the official academic program of The California State University system. The office provides students the opportunity to continue their university studies overseas while gaining the personal experience of living in a new cultural environment. Learn more.

National Student Exchange (NSE)

This program offers current SSU students a chance to study in other colleges across the U.S. National Student Exchange is an agreement between almost 200 colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Vigin Islands. which allows students an opportunity to study at another campus while maintaining their enrollment status at their home campus. Learn more.