Office of International Affairs
Welcome to the the Office of International Affairs, bringing the world and Portland State University together by serving our international students, scholars, staff and faculty as well as our US students studying and interning abroad.
International Faculty & Staff
Centers & Institutes
English Language Programs
Through the Intensive English Language Program (IELP) individuals can drastically improve their English language skills and gain a competitive edge in a globalizing world. Learn More >
International Special Programs
The International Special Programs (ISP) office develops short-term and customized programs for international groups. Experienced and professional staff work collaboratively with educational institutions, international organizations, businesses and corporations, and partnering agencies to develop customized group programs. Learn more>>
ICSP is a scholarship program for international students, which enables PSU international students to share their culture with greater Portland community in a variety of settings.
PSU’s International Special Programs (ISP) has been busy providing special customized programs for Japanese nurses and health care professionals.
Wendy Crook Ryde – appointed Consul General to Kuwait
The front desk in 101 East Hall is the best place to go with general questions pertaining to your immigration status, but also for other information.
Judith Waswa was chosen PSU Student Employee of the Year.
Middle East Studies Center faculty spotlight
April 21, 1937 – July 20, 2011
You can now apply for the Cultural Ambassador Program 2012!
Offered several times every quarter, workshops give international students valuable information on applying for work authorization both while they are studying and after graduation.