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 Graduate School 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

Natural Athletes: Track & Field Champs of the Animal Kingdom
Mar29
Natural Athletes: Track & Field Champs of the...Mar 29
11:00 a.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Racing to Change: Oregon's Civil Rights Years—The Eugene Story
Mar29
Racing to Change: Oregon's Civil Rights...Mar 29
11:00 a.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
CANCELED: Eugene's Black Communities—Then and Now
Apr9
CANCELED: Eugene's Black Communities—Then and...Apr 9
6:00 p.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Lorwin Lecture Series - Christina Sharpe
Apr10
Lorwin Lecture Series - Christina SharpeApr 10
12:00 p.m.
William W. Knight Law Center
Postponed: Who We Are: a Chronicle of Race in America
Apr11
Postponed: Who We Are: a Chronicle of Race in...Apr 11
1:00 p.m.
Knight Law Center
Produce Drop
Apr14
Produce DropApr 14
3:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Wildlands Studies: student panel
Apr14
Wildlands Studies: student panelApr 14
4:00 p.m.
Columbia Hall
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group
Apr14
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group Apr 14
5:00 p.m.
Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)
HOPES[26] ROOTS
Apr15
HOPES[26] ROOTSApr 15
Lawrence Hall
*Canceled until further notice* Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival
Apr20
*Canceled until further notice* Banff Centre...Apr 20
6:00 p.m.
McDonald Theatre
CANCELED: Organized Bigotry—A History of Hate Groups in Oregon
Apr23
CANCELED: Organized Bigotry—A History of Hate...Apr 23
6:00 p.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Return: Race, Democracy and the Boundaries of Belonging in North America
Apr29
Return: Race, Democracy and the Boundaries of...Apr 29
12:00 p.m.
McKenzie Hall
Wine Chat: "Cold War Coeds: The Untold Story of Japanese Students Sponsored by the US Military"
May7
Wine Chat: "Cold War Coeds: The Untold Story of...May 7
6:00 p.m.
Civic Winery and Wines
Living Abroad in Your Skin: student panel
May12
Living Abroad in Your Skin: student panelMay 12
4:00 p.m.
McKenzie Hall
10th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium
May21
10th Annual Undergraduate Research SymposiumMay 21
9:00 a.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