San Diego State University is committed to building a global learning community in which diverse perspectives and intercultural awareness are valued and promoted. The university is also committed to preparing students for an increasingly globally interconnected future.
The International Affairs Complex (IAC) advances the internationalization efforts of SDSU by serving both incoming international students and SDSU students seeking international experiences. The IAC offers a full range of programs and services to foster student success, global perspectives, intercultural awareness and international cooperation.
Incoming international students at SDSU
Students from around the world are continually seeking educational opportunities at SDSU. Our advisors are here to help guide students through immigration issues, so that they can maintain legal visa status and progress in their studies. We offer a variety of services to international students, including educational workshops, social activities, mentorship opportunities, and much more.
Outgoing students: SDSU Global Education Office
The SDSU Global Education Office is a unit of International Affairs. It helps all SDSU students who want to participate in an international program by providing access to a variety of international experiences. We administer hundreds of approved programs located on every continent which aim to be academically challenging, professionally relevant, and personally engaging. The SDSU Global Education Office is the central source of information and support for all students seeking international experiences. Learn more about SDSU Global Education.