Welcome to USD!
USD hosts international students and scholars from more than 70 countries around the world. We are delighted that you are joining this group of distinguished students and scholars, and we hope that your experiences here will prove intellectually challenging, culturally enriching, and personally enjoyable to you, whether you stay only for a few weeks, or several years.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SEASON!
NEW CHANGE OF ADDRESS PROCEDURE
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Are you graduating this semester?
- If you are graduating this semester and are interested in receiving more information about Optional Practical Training (OPT), please make an appointment with Amelia. Please note that you are eligible to apply for the OPT as early as 90-days before graduation.
Are you planning a trip for spring break?
- Spring and Easter break is coming up soon so please make sure to check your I-20 or DS-2019 for valid travel signatures! If you need one, please come and see us during office hours (9-5) on weekdays so we can give you a signature in time for travel season. (Remember that travel signatures are valid for 1-year from the date of last signature.)
INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES
International Orientation Team Applications
Do you want to help new students adjust to USD and San Diego? Do you want to give back to the international community that welcomed you to campus? Here is your chance – join International Team!
The Office of International Students & Scholars is putting together the International Orientation Team for Fall 2014. These student leaders serve in an important role in helping international students transition into life at USD. International team members assist the OISS in welcoming new students to campus and help plan orientation events like the Harbor Cruise and New International Student and Family Dinner. Undergraduate students who have completed a full semester at USD are eligible to apply.
Be sure to save the application and submit it to email@example.com or in person.
Deadline: Friday, March 7, 2014 by 5:00pm
UPCOMING OISS SPRING 2014 EVENTS
|Tuesday, February 25th||Working Visa Workshop|
|Tuesday, March 18th||International Income Tax Workshop|
|Tuesday, April 1st||International Student Resume and Cover Letter Workshop|
|Friday, April 25th||ISO (International EXPO and Fashion Show)|