International Office Events

Whether you're a Cal State LA international student or a Cal State LA student interested in exploring Study Abroad opportunities, we have events, workshops and seminars designed to assist, inform and enlighten!

Spring 2018

Information Session/Event Date Time Location

Study Abroad Information Session: How to Get Government Jobs by Studying Abroad with a Boren Award

Learn about the prestigious Boren Award, a fully-funded scholarship for students enrolled in a critical language-intensive study program important to U.S. national security issues. This award application is due on February 8, 2018.

Wednesday, January 31

11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

King Hall D1053 - Honors College

Study Abroad Information Session: Getting Money to Study in Asia

Learn about how to get scholarships and other funding to study abroad in Japan, China, Korea or Taiwan. This session will be led by Cal State LA study abroad alumnu Matt Guerrero, who is a Japanese major and studied for one semester at Tsukuba University in Japan.

Thursday, February 1

3 to 4 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 214

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Thursday, February 1

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

Study Abroad Information Session: 15 Places You Should See Before You Leave Europe

This session will be led by study abroad alumna Priya Karamchandani, who studied for one year at Kingston University in England.

 

Monday, February 5

4 to 5 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 214

International Coffee Break

This social event is designed for international students (but all students are invited) to meet each other and make new friends and re-connect with other friends.

Tuesday, February 6

10 to 11 a.m.

Golden Eagle Building, International Office, Room 217

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Tuesday, February 6

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

Study Abroad Information Session: Getting Money to Study in Asia

Learn about how to get scholarships and other funding to study abroad in Japan, China, Korea or Taiwan. This session will be led by Cal State LA study abroad alumnu Matt Guerrero, who is a Japanese major and studied for one semester at Tsukuba University in Japan.

Friday, February 9

1 to 2 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 214

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Friday, February 9

3 to 4 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Monday, February 12

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

Study Abroad Information Session: 15 Places You Should See Before You Leave Europe

This session will be led by study abroad alumna Priya Karamchandani, who studied for one year at Kingston University in England.

Thursday, February 15

4 to 5 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 214

Study Abroad Information Session: How to Study Marketing & Business Abroad

This session will be led by Cal State LA study abroad alumna Monica Campos, who studied marketing for one year at Kingston University in England.

Friday, February 16

3 to 4 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 214

Study Abroad Fair

Visit with study, intern and work abroad organizations to see what global opportunities are available. Learn about Cal State LA Faculty-Led Study Abroad trips planned for 2018 and 2019. Plus, enjoy entertainment from around the world!

Wednesday, February 21 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Main walkway

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Wednesday, February 21

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Friday, February 23

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Monday, February 26

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

International Cultural Night & Dinner

All students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the best night of entertainment and food available at Cal State LA! Experience an exciting showcase of cultural performances while dining on cuisine from all around the world at a great price. There's a discount if you purchase tickets before February 9 too! Purchase tickets here.

Tuesday, February 27 6 to 8:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Ballroom

How to Get Money to Study Abroad

Learn how to get scholarships and other financial aid to study abroad.

Thursday, March 1 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Building, Room 214

International Scholar Reception

A welcome reception to introduce and meet visiting scholars to Cal State LA.

Thursday, March 12 3:30 to 5 p.m. Golden Eagle Ballroom

International Coffee Break

An informal social gathering for international and study abroad students.

Monday, March 5 10 to 11 a.m.

International Office

Goldent Eagle Building, Room 217

How to Get Money to Study Abroad

Learn how to get scholarships and other financial aid to study abroad.

Friday, March 9 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Building, Room 214

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Friday, March 9 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Monday, March 12 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

OPT Workshop

F-1 International students are invited to learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) that will allow them to work in the U.S. after graduation.

Tuesday, March 20 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Building, Room 218A

International Speaker Symposium

Join our scholars as they present their research topics or country's culture.

Wednesday, April 4

TBA

University Student Union

International Coffee Break

This social event is designed for international students (but all students are invited) to meet each other and make new friends and re-connect with other friends.

Thursday, April 5

10 to 11 a.m.

Golden Eagle Building, International Office, Room 217

Study Abroad Information Session: La Tierra Magica: Studying and Living in Colombia

Friday, April 6

10 to 11 a.m.

King Hall C3006 - Latin American Studies