Thank you for recently attending one of our Study Abroad & NSE Information Meeting at SSU the Center for International Education! You are well on your way to studying away! As your International & Exchange Programs Advisor, I am looking forward to assisting you in continuing this journey! Now that you have attended the Information Meeting, you are welcome to make an appointment to see me for advising after you have taken some time to review the following program information. Below you can find the essential resources you will need as you research which of our programs would be the best fit for you!
Please join the conversation on Facebook! By “liking” our pages, you can receive up-to-date information on program deadlines, scholarships, events and international opportunities! https://www.facebook.com/SSUCenterforInternationalEducation
Application Workshops if have already attended an information meeting and are sure you want to apply to CSU International Programs, be sure to stop by the office to sign up for one!
You can also join our Facebook group for students who are applying to study abroad next year! Here is the link:
2015 – 2016 Study Abroad Applicants:
You do not need to be 100% sure that you are applying to join this group. It is a great way to stay up to date, motivated to complete your application, and connect with other applicants as well as CIE Student Ambassadors!
You can also receive updates automatically via our Go Global! Weekly Newsletter which you can view and subscribe to by going to: https://sonomastateinternational.wordpress.com/
(The newsletter is also posted weekly through our various Facebook pages.)
We also have another event approaching! In November we have a week full of exciting events because it is International Education Week! Find out more information by joining that Facebook event page:
We will be adding more information and updates as the week approaches.
If you are interested in studying abroad, then here are some great resources to help you on this journey! You can find all the information you need to know on the CSU International Programs website: http://calstate.edu/ip/programs/programs.shtml
There you can look at the many countries that are available, program requirements, program cost estimates, course offerings, and other important information you will need for your study abroad experience. You will find course availability in the IP Catalog (Bulletin) under “Academic Programs”. Also, don’t forget to check out the Facebook groups associated with the various program and deadlines. You can also find out more about additional scholarship and grant opportunities on the International Services Facebook page:
Finally, remember to join our student organization on campus! International Education Exchange Council (IEEC) is where international students, exchange students, study abroad and NSE applicants, and program alumni come together! IEEC hosts exciting trips throughout the year as well as host the IEEC Culture & Coffee Hour every Thursday from 12:00 – 1:00PM the Center for International Services where you can find free coffee, tea, food, good company, and stimulating conversation! Be sure to “like” our Facebook page to stay up-to-date on all IEEC has to offer! https://www.facebook.com/SSUIEEC
Please contact me if you have any questions, and I look forward to meeting with you again!
Hope Emry Ortiz
International & Exchange Programs Advisor
Center for International Education, Sonoma State University
1801 East Cotati Ave – International Hall 107
Rohnert Park, CA 94928
Phone: (707) 664-2582