International Student & Scholar Services

MSUM International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is dedicated to serving the University’s international community. We cultivate an inclusive community by providing expertise and leadership with compassion. ISSS fosters and supports a global campus community as part of MSUM’s Equity goal of a welcoming and internationally connected campus.

International Student & Scholar News
  • Attention: Fall 2022 Graduating Students who wish to receive International Sash!
    Are you graduating in Fall 2022 and wish to represent your nation wearing your county flag sash? The Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Center for Global Engagement are hosting a special graduate reception in celebration of your accomplishments to be held on Wednesday, December 14, 2022, in the CMU Ballroom at 4:00 PM. If you wish to receive […]
  • Save the Date: Understanding and Providing Internship Opportunities for International Students – Nov. 14 and Nov. 17
    Please join Fumi Cheever and Samantha Gust as they present a session, “Understanding and Providing Internship Opportunities for International Students” during International Education Week. There are two opportunities: Monday, November 14 – 11:30 am – 1 pm – LI 124 in the FPLC and Zoom: https://minnstate.zoom.us/j/94323540792 Thursday, November 17 – 11:30 am – 1 pm – LI 125 in the […]
  • MSUM offers pilot mid-semester classes for international students
    Nine international students were ready to start classes at MSU Moorhead in August, but because the visa process for these students is often complicated, time-consuming and unpredictable, they were unable to do so. The outcome: they may not be able to study at their university of choice or their degree goals may be delayed. MSUM is piloting a new program […]
  • Multicultural and International Student Farewell and Sash Ceremony
    The Office of Diversity & Inclusion (ODI) and Center for Global Engagement (CGE) cordially invite you to attend the Farewell and Sash Ceremony for Multicultural and International students. Multicultural graduating students will receive an affinity sash, graduating International students will receive a sash to represent their country of citizenship, and exchange students will receive a certificate of Appreciation. Students will wear their graduation […]
  • Nanami Ohtsuka presents on pricing search behaviors of GenZers at the online Student Academic Conference
    International student and business administration major Nanami Ohtsuka is presenting at this year’s online Student Academic Conference beginning April 21. Her hotel industry research is on the pricing information search behaviors of GenZers. Q: Why did you choose to research the hotel industry? A: During my internship experience at an online travel agency, I developed an interest in the travel […]

International Student Listserve

The international student listserve is a way to keep you informed. All international students will automatically be subscribed to the listserve upon arrival at MSUM. Information provided includes office schedules, special events, international student organization activities, U.S. government regulatory changes and other news items of concern to the international population at MSUM. The list is moderated by ISSS. All information sent to the listserve must be approved by ISSS before it is sent to our international population. To send email to all subscribed members of the list: international_students@lists.mnstate.edu.