About International Special Programs
What is ISP?
At the International Special Programs office we specialize in short-term and customized programs for international groups. Our staff of experts assist you with every need, making it easy for you to organize your program. We help design curriculum and program content, as well as arranging housing, meals, ground transportation, activities, and excursions.
We work collaboratively with:
- University departments
- International clients
- Partnering agencies
We design programs to accommodate:
- Special program content
- Length of time
- Groups or individuals
- Certificates of completion
- Special requests
Program participants enjoy:
- Classes on the PSU campus
- Educational and recreational excursions
- Multiple housing options
- Portland’s clean, safe, and friendly environment
Longer programs may include IELP (Intensive English Language Program) and special program classes.
To request information about creating a special program for your group, contact us using the Information Request Form.
Spotlight on International Special Programs
Six PSU students have been awarded Fulbright Fellowships and two students are receiving Boren Awards for the 2011-12 academic year.
PSU’s International Special Programs (ISP) has been busy providing special customized programs for Japanese nurses and health care professionals.