International Students

Admitted Student Resources

SOLES values our international students and has welcomed students from countries around the world including China, United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Kenya, Yemen, India, and more.

In addition to the Important Next Steps for admitted students, important resources specifically for international students are listed below.

Certification of Finances

View the Estimate of Expenses for the School of Leadership and Education Sciences and submit your Certification of Finances and Required Documentation.

Applying for Your Visa

We encourage you to begin the visa process as early as possible. Detailed instructions are available online. Information on dependents, student status and more can be found under Other Important Information.

International Student Check-In

The Office of International Students and Scholars is a very important resource for our incoming and current international students. In addition, all incoming international students are required take part in the university's immigration check-in with the office upon arrival in San Diego. 

View Information on International Student Check-In and relocation

View our International Student Videos

Our International Student Community

The SOLES Global Center plans events and social activities for our international students, connects them with campus resources, and provides a space for international students to relax and get to know one another.