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

Global Connections

Every Monday | 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (PST) | Join us online at

Starting Monday, August 24, Global Connections will start up again for Fall 2020. Learn, explore, and connect with us! Learn more. 

International Education Week!

November 16-20, 2020.
Join us as we celebrate international education and exchange! With more than 20 virtual events, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Learn more.

Thanksgiving Events

Thanksgiving Together: Virtual Edition

Connect with SJSU faculty and staff as they share Thanksgiving traditions with you. Learn more and register by November 8.

GSN Gliving Thanks Social

November 23 | 4:00 PM (PST) | Register today!

Join Global Student Network (GSN) fora Giving Thanks Social, where we will be sharing our gratitude and playing a fun game of Among Us!

Thanksgiving Tea Time

November 26 (Thanksgiving Day) | 3:00-4:00 p.m. (PST) | Join us!

We may not be able to share a Thanksgiving meal together this year, but we can still gather at our virtual Tea Time and come together as a community. This week, our Tea Time takes on a special Thanksgiving theme, where we'll share about our experiences, play games, and give thanks together. Read blog post.

Thanksgiving Blogs & Recipes

ISSS is pleased to partner with the Nutrtion & Food Science and Packaging program to bring you a series of Thanksgiving-related blog posts complete with easy autumnal recipes!


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