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Summer English program will sharpen reading and writing skills for scholars and business professionals
International scholars and staff who want to refine their academic communication skills, and non-native English speaking...
International Coffee Hour helps improve language skills
Get a taste of global culture and cuisine during an assortment of noontime gatherings getting underway across campus. The...
International alumnus creates global business focused on chemicals for life science research
Over the coming months, look for videos, stories and events that feature some of the many Wayne State initiatives and...
Saudi students thank WSU police for efforts
In a show of appreciation for the safe, secure environment the Wayne State University Police Department provides for students...
Arab League ambassador shares perspectives on Middle East politics with Wayne State audience
A key Arab world statesman visited Wayne State’s campus on Sept. 23 to share with students and faculty his perspectives...
Merit scholarships for international students
Highly qualified international incoming freshmen are eligible for these Wayne State merit scholarships: Warrior Award...
Student activities are main focus of International Education Week
A discussion on the hot-button topic of refugees, lunch and learning with a Peace Corps volunteer and pointers on the game of...
International Education Week 2016
International Education Week, a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education, focuses...
Canada Open House: Meet WSU in Windsor Nov. 17
Thursday, November 17 3-6 p.m. St. Clair College Centre for the Arts 201 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, Ontario Register...
Summer English program will sharpen reading and writing skills for scholars and business professionals
International scholars and staff who want to refine their academic communication skills, and non-native English speaking...
Donate your books to the English Language Institute’s lending library
The English Language Institute (ELI) is hosting a book drive to build its collection of reading materials students can borrow...
New STEM OPT Extension Program Rules Take Effect May 10, 2016
New STEM OPT Extension Program Rules Take Effect May 10, 2016 Overview On March 11, 2016, the U.S. Department of Homeland...
Wayne State hosts German Marshall Fund fellows
Wayne State University, a regional partner with the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF), hosted six European...
¡Bienvenido! Study Abroad welcomes second cohort of students from Mexico
For the second consecutive year, Wayne State is hosting 25 Mexican students who are arriving this week for a month of intensive...
Focus on the Fulbright Program: WSU faculty make great candidates
Focus on the Fulbright Program: WSU faculty make great candidates Wayne State University is ramping up its efforts to...
SEVIS I-901 Fee Fraud Alert
International Students, Recently, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) became aware that scammers are targeting...
J1 Exchange Visitor Program Changes
Effective January 5, 2015, the Department of State has mandated regulatory changes to its J-1 Exchange Visitor Program. These...
New Procedures for Entering U.S. on Student Visas
Effective immediately, the Department of Homeland Security has ordered U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents to verify that...
Summer English program will sharpen reading and writing skills for scholars and business professionals
International scholars and staff who want to refine their academic communication skills, and non-native English speaking...
International alumnus creates global business focused on chemicals for life science research
Over the coming months, look for videos, stories and events that feature some of the many Wayne State initiatives and...
Internationals @ Wayne State connects students studying abroad
Nurturing intercultural friendships is what it’s all about for a new student organization, Internationals @ Wayne State,...
Travel Tips for F-1 Students on OPT or Planning a Change of Status to H-1B
Travel Tips for F-1 Students on OPT or Planning a Change of Status to H-1B F-1 students who are on optional practical...
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Information for Students & Scholars from Countries in Crisis
OISS is your home away from home and we empathize with all of our students, scholars, permanent residents and citizens of the...
Conversation Partners help students improve English skills
Whether it’s a game of ‘Jeopardy’ or a conversation over a cup of coffee, international students welcome unique...
VP Ezzeddine quoted in article about new travel ban
http://www.chronicle.com/article/New-Travel-Ban-Still-Sows/239419?cid=wsinglestory_433_1
Student activities are main focus of International Education Week
A discussion on the hot-button topic of refugees, lunch and learning with a Peace Corps volunteer and pointers on the game of...
Temporary Suspension of H-1B Premium Processing of H-1B Skilled Worker Visa Applications
Temporary Suspension of H-1B Premium Processing of H-1B Skilled Worker Visa Applications U.S. Citizenship and Immigration...
International Education Week 2016
International Education Week, a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education, focuses...
Canada Open House: Meet WSU in Windsor Nov. 17
Thursday, November 17 3-6 p.m. St. Clair College Centre for the Arts 201 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, Ontario Register...
Tuition discount makes study abroad more affordable for eligible students
Make this summer one for the books by applying to study abroad in one of three faculty-led trips that still have a few slots...