International Education Week

Connect, explore, engage, and thrive in our Global Spartan community! International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) welcomes all students to join us. Connect globally and locally with international and U.S. students. Explore local culture and share about your own. Engage in opportunities to expand your worldview or develop leadership and intercultural communication skills. Thrive at SJSU knowing you are supported by all of us here at ISSS and our Global Spartan community!


Featured Events & Programs

All times are listed in Pacific Time (PT).

Mid-Autumn Celebration

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 | 4:00-4:50 PM (Virtual) | Join Event

Join us for this week's Global Connections, where we'll be sharing about Mid-Autumn festivals around the world! Learn more about Mid-Autumn festivals in our blog post.

F-1 Employment Options Workshop

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 | 3:00-4:00 PM (Virtual) | Register for workshop

Join Assistant Director of Student Services Suzanne Pendergrass as she shares more information about employment options for students in F-1 visa status.

Writing Workshop: PowerPoint Like a Pro!

Thursday, October 7, 2021 | 2:30-3:30 PM (Virtual) | Register for workshop

ISSS is pleased to partner with the Writing Center to bring international students another Writing Workshop! Learn more.


Weekly Events

Global Connections (Virtual)

Every Tuesday | 4:00-4:50 PM | Join Global Connections!

Learn, explore, and connect with us! Each week we rotate through a different theme: social, culture, wellness, and diversity. Learn more.

Global Spartan Meetups (In-person)

Tuesdays at 5:15 PM | Meet in front of CPGE/ISSS | Please sign up.

Are you ready to hang out with other students in person? Sign up and join our small, in-person meetups every Tuesday afternoon! We might get boba, coffee, or just hang out on Tower Lawn. Meet Global Leaders in front of the College of Professional and Global Education (ISSS, Student Union West) and we’ll figure things out from there. Didn't sign up in advance but want to join? Stop by and we'll do our best to accommodate everyone.

Thursday Tea Time (Virtual)

Every Thursday | 3:00-4:00 p.m. (PT) | Join Tea Time! 

Our peer-led weekly meetup continues throughout summer! Come hang out with fellow students, meet new people, relax, and have a good time. Are you going to be starting SJSU in the fall? This is the perfect chance for you to make friends before classes even begin! Bring your favorite beverage!


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