International Affairs

Connecting SDSU to the World. Abroad and at Home.


Represented by International Students at SDSU

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Cristina Alfaro, Ph.D.

Summer break is here and so are we!

We hope this summer brings many opportunities to explore different cultures and parts of the world! As you consider your plans for the fall and the future, we are excited to help you explore new cultural and global perspectives as you pursue your academic and career aspirations. Our offices are open all summer long. Reach out to us at any time. We are here to serve you and collaborate with you.

International News and Stories

CSU Foundation

Six San Diego State University students received scholarships from the CSU Foundation. The foundation has supported teaching and learning across the California State University system since 1962. This last year, it awarded $2.5 million in need-based scholarships — funded by donor gifts — to all 23 CSUs.

Student Leadership Symposium

A delegation of San Diego State University administrators, faculty, and California elected officials traveled to Oaxaca to preside over signing a memorandum of understanding between SDSU and La Universidad La Salle Oaxaca.

SDSU delegation to Tblisi Georgia
Georgia Minister of Education and Science Giorgi Amilakhvari called the SDSU Georgia program “the most important project implemented between Georgia and the USA in the direction of higher education.” A new memorandum of understanding signed extends the program another four years. 
The trilateral academic session targets joint research projects, student exchange and academic mobility.

President Adela de la Torre met with officials from one of Mexico's top-ranked universities and educational leaders from the Republic of Georgia to advance their commitment to transborder academic projects and their collaboration on plans for global sustainable development...

In an island nation of 18,000, a university partnership has produced 250 graduates since 2005.

President Adela de la Torre became the first San Diego State University president to pay a visit to the university’s longstanding but little-known bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in the Republic of Palau, an island nation in the Western Pacific. 

SDSU has been recognized for its commitment and ongoing contribution to cross-border collaboration.

SDSU was recognized at the 2022 International Tribute Awards for its commitment to cross-border collaboration. The awards honor outstanding leaders who have championed diplomatic, economic, cultural, educational, and community ties between the U.S. and Mexico. 

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International Affairs AVP Office
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182


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