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

Exhibit: Timber Culture
Sep29
Exhibit: Timber CultureSep 29
7:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Marina Hajek 1989 – 2020: A Retrospective Sample
Sep29
Marina Hajek 1989 – 2020: A Retrospective SampleSep 29
7:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Racing to Change: Oregon's Civil Rights Years—The Eugene Story
Sep30
Racing to Change: Oregon's Civil Rights...Sep 30
11:00 a.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
LERC Fall Webinar Series
Sep30
LERC Fall Webinar Series Sep 30
5:00 p.m.
Ducks After Dark Presents: Parasite
Oct1
Ducks After Dark Presents: ParasiteOct 1
6:30 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
LGBT+ in STEM Socially-Distanced Ally-Inclusive Social Hour
Oct2
LGBT+ in STEM Socially-Distanced Ally-Inclusive...Oct 2
5:30 p.m.
Washburne Park
The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations, and Reconciliation after the Genome, with Alondra Nelson
Oct7
The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations, and...Oct 7
4:00 p.m.
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group
Oct13
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group Oct 13
5:00 p.m.
Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)
Book talk "Handiland: The Crippest Place on Earth"
Oct16
Book talk "Handiland: The Crippest Place on Earth"Oct 16
12:00 p.m.
BE Help! with Ebony Morgan
Oct20
BE Help! with Ebony MorganOct 20
6:00 p.m.
online
Book Talk "Beauty Diplomacy: Embodying an Emerging Nation"
Nov6
Book Talk "Beauty Diplomacy: Embodying an...Nov 6
12:00 p.m.
BE Engaged with Sven Haakanson
Nov24
BE Engaged with Sven HaakansonNov 24
6:00 p.m.
online
“Amplifying Voices: Auditory Texts in Colonial Korea, 1910-1945”
Dec4
“Amplifying Voices: Auditory Texts in Colonial...Dec 4
12:00 p.m.

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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