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). 

Beyond Global Spartan Welcome (BGSW)

Beyond Global Spartan Welcome (GSW) is an opportunity to connect with our Global Spartan Community, explore cultural topics, and prepare for academic success. Open to all international students and scholars, Beyond GSW is designed to help you navigate cultural, social, and academic transitions. Learn more about Cultural Conversations, Global Leader Chats, and BGSW Workshops!

F-1 Employment Options (online)

Wednesday, September 28 | 3:00-4:00 PM | Zoom (click to register)

Writing Workshop #3: Mastering Vocal Delivery for Academic Presentations (online)

Friday, September 30 | 1:00-2:00 PM | Zoom (click to register) 


Global Connections (weekly)

Every Wednesday | 3:00-4:00 PM | August 24-November 30

Sept. 28: Wellness 101: Taking Care of Yourself (online)

Global Connections will return in fall with a new hybrid schedule. Connect, learn, and explore with us! Learn more.


Presenting your Best Self on LinkedIn (online)

Thursday, September 29, 2022 | 4:00-5:00 PM | Register here

First impressions make a difference, and this includes your online presence. Make sure you are presenting yourself in the best way possible! Visit our Career Workshops page to learn more.


Halloween Fun! Mini-pumpkin & Mask Decorating (in-person)

Monday, October 24, 2022 | 11:00 AM-1:00 PM | 7th St. Plaza (near Clark Hall)

Are you ready for some Halloween fun? ISSS wants to help you get into the Halloween spirit! Stop by our table on 7th St. Plaza on Monday, October 24th between 11:00-1:00 and decorate a mini pumpkin or mask for FREE! See you there!


Global Spartan Meetups (in-person)

Do you want to meet new people and make friends? Want to go to a big campus event, but don't want to go alone? Then join us, and we'll attend select campus events together! 

October Dates & Times coming soon!


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