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

All Sizes Fit Art Recruitment
Jan25
All Sizes Fit Art RecruitmentJan 25
University Health & Counseling Center
Resistance as Power: A Curatorial Response to Under the Feet of Jesus
Jan25
Resistance as Power: A Curatorial Response to...Jan 25
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)
Blake Little: Photographs from the Gay Rodeo
Jan25
Blake Little: Photographs from the Gay RodeoJan 25
11:00 a.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Racing to Change: Oregon's Civil Rights Years—The Eugene Story
Jan25
Racing to Change: Oregon's Civil Rights...Jan 25
11:00 a.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
China Night
Jan26
China NightJan 26
7:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
GEO Drop-In Advising
Jan27
GEO Drop-In AdvisingJan 27
1:30 p.m.
Oregon Hall
We Are Neighbors by Community Alliance of Lane County
Jan27
We Are Neighbors by Community Alliance of Lane...Jan 27
5:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Design For Spatial Justice Lecture Series
Jan27
Design For Spatial Justice Lecture SeriesJan 27
5:15 p.m.
Lawrence Hall
Produce Drop
Jan28
Produce DropJan 28
3:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Study Abroad General Scholarships
Jan28
Study Abroad General ScholarshipsJan 28
3:00 p.m.
Anstett Hall
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group
Jan28
Sexual Asssault Support Services LGBTQIA+ Group Jan 28
5:00 p.m.
Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)
Women's* Bike Maintenance Night
Jan28
Women's* Bike Maintenance NightJan 28
5:30 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
GEO Student Perspectives Fair
Jan29
GEO Student Perspectives FairJan 29
11:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
LGBTea Time
Jan29
LGBTea TimeJan 29
12:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Let's Talk with Dr. Nikki Chery
Jan29
Let's Talk with Dr. Nikki CheryJan 29
2:00 p.m.
Lyllye Reynolds-Parker Black Cultural Center

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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